Why The Strange Customs Of Halloween? – Ambassador College Production – Special Topics
Where did Halloween come from? Should it be observed? Few realize just how enlightened twentieth century man came to observe such a superstitious custom. HALLOWEEN is the strangest holiday of the entire year. On the eve of November 1, children in many lands dress as goblins, or as witches, knock on doors, announce “trick or treat,” soap windows of schools and stores. Some tear down mailboxes, and give the police a great many headaches with their juvenile vandalism. It is a time when young people “let off steam.” To perpetuate this spirit of Halloween with its frolicking fun, stores are filled with black and orange masks, with pumpkins and other gaudy decorations to attract the eye. Even some older people enjoy these games and frivolity. …
Want to know more about Halloween (Hallowe’en)? Here is the direct link to the material produced by The Worldwide Church of God concerning Halloween.
Man’s Holidays: Halloween
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