saints day


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saint's′ day`



n.
a day in a church calendar commemorating a particular saint.
[1400–50]
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WILSHAW Last Sunday, which was All Saints Day, |Rev Judy Kenworthy read a service of Holy Communion at St Mary's Church.
To visit this Count Dracula Tis said a devil best left alone Thunder rolls and lightning flashes The night is rent with cries I stare hard at my coachman Oh God how red his eyes Dank mist swirls all around us Terror grips me, my body shakes Hark the howling of the wolves What fearful music they make Now the full moon so silently Breaks through the fleeting clouds Grey shapes close in around me Lost souls wrapped tight in shrouds Tomorrow is All Saints Day Tonight All Hallow's Eve Lord preserve us all tonight All who in you believe Oh God the saviour of all souls Please hear my prayer I gasp Deliver me from all evil Here in this dreadful Borgo Pass George Flannery, via email
Please note on the payment that it is for the "November 2 Concert on All Saints Day.
A packed church of all ages met at All Saints Allesley on All Saints Day to remember with thanksgiving relatives and friends who had died in recent years.
the stopper t IT'S GREAT TO EMULATE Saints ace John McGinn was true to his Record Sport vow ALL SAINTS DAY John McGinn parties with Jim Goodwin after bagging opener
The archbishop was also attacked with a pie while celebrating All Saints Day Mass in 2010.
The growth in flower cargo is mainly attributed to the celebration of All Saints Day, the day after All Hallows Eve, when Roman Catholics traditionally visit the graves of loved ones, which this year falls on 1 November 2010.
At the preview of cult thriller sequel The Boondock Saints II: All Saints Day in Boston, Connolly, 66, had a four-letter blast at those taking a pop at the original movie.
Fortunately the autumn liturgical calendar has three days for remembering those who have died: October 31 and November 1 and 2 (All Hallow's Eve, All Saints Day, and All Souls Day, respectively).
As All Saints Day approaches, Meredith is drawn to a secluded forest glade where the secrets of the past are far from buried.
Meanwhile, parishioners at the Copper Hill Drive church will keep the woman in their prayers, especially today for All Saints Day, a celebration of saints' virtues.