The Night of All the Witches

Oxford English Dictionary (Second Edition):

“Hallowe’en. The eve of All Hallows’ or All Saints’ Day celebrated the last night of October. In the Old Celtic calendar the year began on November 1, so that the last evening of October was ‘old years’ night’, the night of all the witches, which the Church transformed into the Eve of All Saints.”

Source and read arguments why Christians should not celebrate Halloween: http://www.letgodbetrue.com/bible/holidays/halloween.php

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