All Souls' Day


All Souls' Day
All Souls' Day
2 November, when people in Christian churches pray for the souls of those who have died

Dictionary of contemporary English. 2013.

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  • All Souls' Day — The second day of November; a feast day of the Roman Catholic church, on which supplications are made for the souls of the faithful dead. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • All Souls' Day — This article is about the Christian religious holiday. For the Latin American holiday, see Day of the Dead. For the 2005g film, see All Souls Day (film). For the Chinese holiday, see Qingming Festival. For the Buddhist holiday, see Ghost Festival …   Wikipedia

  • All Souls' Day — noun Date: 14th century November 2 observed in some Christian churches as a day of prayer for the souls of the faithful departed …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • All Souls' Day (film) — Infobox Film | name =All Souls Day caption = director = Tadeusz Konwicki producer = writer = Tadeusz Konwicki starring =Edmund Fetting Ewa Krzyzewska cinematography = Kurt Weber music = editing = distributor = released = 1962 runtime = 93 min… …   Wikipedia

  • All Souls Day (film) — Infobox Film name = All Souls Day caption = Anchor Bay Entertainment DVD Cover director = Jeremy Kasten producer = John W. Hyde Morris Berger writer = Mark A. Altman starring = Marisa Ramirez Laz Alonso Danielle Burgio Danny Trejo Nichole Hiltz… …   Wikipedia

  • All Souls — may refer to:* All Souls Day * All Souls College, Oxford * A church dedicated to All Souls, for example: ** All Souls Church, Unitarian in Washington, DC ** All Souls Church, Langham Place, London ** Unitarian Church of All Souls, New York City… …   Wikipedia

  • All Souls Church, Langham Place — All Souls Church Country United Kingdom Denomination Church of England …   Wikipedia

  • Unitarian Church of All Souls — For the congregation in Washington, D.C., see All Souls Church, Unitarian (Washington, D.C.). For other congregations named All Souls , see All Souls Church (disambiguation). Unitarian Church of All Souls Partial south elevation and steeple, 2008 …   Wikipedia

  • Day of the Dead — This article is about the Latin American holiday. For other uses, see Day of the Dead (disambiguation). Day of the Dead ofrenda …   Wikipedia

  • All Saints — For the British girl group, see All Saints (band). Infobox Holiday holiday name = All Saints type = Christian caption = Painting by Fra Angelico official name = Feast of All Saints nickname = All Hallows Day observedby = Eastern Christians Roman… …   Wikipedia

  • Day of the Dead (disambiguation) — The Day of the Dead is a Mexican holiday. Day of the Dead may also refer to: All Souls Day, a Catholic holiday Day of the Dead, a 1957 film by Charles and Ray Eames Day of the Dead (1985 film), a horror film, the third in George Romero s Dead… …   Wikipedia


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