Aw Saunts' Day

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Aw Saunts' Day
All-Saints.jpg
Painting bi Fra Angelico
An aa cried All Hallows
Observed bi Catholic Kirk,
Eastren Orthodoxy,
Anglican Communion,
Lutheranism[1]
an Methodism,[2]
amang ither Catholic denominations
Liturgical Colour White
Type Roman Catholic
Observances Church services
Date 1 November (Catholicism)
Sunday efter Pentecost (Eastren Orthodox)
Frequency annual
Relatit tae Samhain
Hallowmas
Hallae E'en
Aw Souls' Day
Day o the Dead

Aw Saunts' Day (an aa kent as Aw Hallows, Solemnity o Aw Saunts or The Feast o Aw Saunts)[3] is a solemnity celebratit on 1 November bi the Catholic Kirk, an on the first Sunday efter Pentecost in Eastren Catholicism, in honour o aw the saunts, kent an unkent.

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  1. Marty, Martin E. (2007). Lutheran questions, Lutheran answers : exploring Christian faith. Minneapolis: Augsburg Fortress. p. 127. ISBN 978-0-8066-5350-1. Retrieved 2 November 2011. "All Lutherans celebrate All Saints Day, and many sing, "For all the saints, who from their labors rest. . ."" 
  2. Laura Huff Hileman (2003). "What is All Saint's Day?". The Upper Room (United Methodist Church). Retrieved 31 October 2011. "Saints are just people who are trying to listen to God's word and live God's call. This is "the communion of saints" that we speak of in the Apostle's Creed -- that fellowship of believers that reaches beyond time and place, even beyond death." [deid airtin]
  3. The Anglican Service Book. Good Shepherd Press. 1 September 1991. p. 677. ISBN 0962995509. Retrieved 3 November 2012.