All Hallow’s Eve. Be Not Afraid.

It's been a pleasure to see more Catholics discovering the truth about Halloween over the last few years.  Namely, that it isn't a pagan holiday, but a Christian one--and primarily, a Catholic Christian one.  The always illuminating Mark Shea  points us to a great summary of why Christians don't need to avoid Halloween like some satanic plague.For my part, I think Halloween is a fascinating celebration.  While the popular traditions around the holiday aren't Church-sanctioned per se, I think … [Read more...]