I didn't know any of this. Not that that's a big deal because there's lots I don't know. But this is pretty interesting stuff from Word on Fire.
On this All Hallows Eve's Eve (that's right), we're putting our Fun-Size Snickers down long enough to learn something pretty profound about Halloween — that it has deep roots in Catholicism. We fired some questions at the walking encyclopedia that is Father Steve Grunow, and this is what he fired back: Everything you ever wanted to know about Catholicism and Halloween, and more. I always figured that Halloween had pagan roots, but you are telling me they are Catholic. Huh? How so?Continue reading>>>