Why The Strange Customs Of Halloween? – Ambassador College Production – Special Topics

Why The Strange Customs Of Halloween? – Ambassador College Production – Special Topics

Why The Strange Customs Of Halloween?

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. …

Why The Strange Customs Of Halloween?

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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

Link can be found on HWALibrary.com’s Site Map page, there is a link located at the bottom of most pages of the website.

About Herbert W Armstrong

Herbert W. Armstrong (July 31, 1892 – January 16, 1986) founded the Worldwide Church of God in the late 1930s, as well as Ambassador College in 1946, and was an early pioneer of radio and tele-evangelism, originally taking to the airwaves in the 1930s from Eugene, Oregon. Mr. Armstrong preached an eclectic set of theological doctrines and teachings that came directly from the Bible. His teachings included the interpretation of biblical prophecy and taught observance of God’s Laws, Sabbath (Saturday), and the Biblical “Holy Days”.
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