All Saints

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All´ Saints`

1.The first day of November, called, also, Allhallows or Hallowmas; a feast day kept in honor of all the saints; also, the season of this festival.
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The top 10 most popular monikers for baby boys born in 2002 are all saints or biblical figures (in order: Jacob, Michael, Joshua, Matthew, Ethan, Joseph, Andrew, Christopher, Daniel, and Nicholas).
Some cynics, hastily reading the title, might jump to the conclusion that All Saints is a "non-book," a scissor-and-paste assemblage of a saint for every day, with pious reflections.
McBrien (HarperSanFrancisco), Voices of the Saints by Bert Ghezzi (Doubleday), and All Saints by Robert Ellsberg (Crossroad).
On All Saints Day, Catholics honor and pray for the intercession of canonized saints and celebrate the communion of saints--all the baptized in heaven, purgatory, and on earth.