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All Saints Day

All Saints Day

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All Saints Day, additionally known as All Hallows' Day, Hallowmas, the Feast of All Saints,or Solemnity of All Saints,is a Christian festival celebrated out of appreciation for every one of the holy people, known and obscure. In Western Christianity, it is commended on November 1 by the Roman Catholic Church, the Anglican Communion, the Methodist Church, the Lutheran Church, the Reformed Church, and other Protestant houses of worship. The Eastern Orthodox Church and associated Eastern Catholic Churches and Byzantine Lutheran Churches celebrate it on the primary Sunday after Pentecost. Oriental Orthodox churches of Chaldea and related Eastern Catholic houses of worship observe All Saints' Day on the main Friday after Easter. In the Western Christian practice, the liturgical celebration s