Catholics and Halloween Links

Catholics and Halloween

Here are some resources to help you turn the festivities into a teachable moment.

Catholic Update: How Halloween Can Be Redeemed by Page McKean Zyromski

History of All Hallows’ Eve by Jennifer Gregory Miller

All Hallow’s Eve by Mary Reed Newland

Can Catholics Celebrate Halloween? – Busted Halo’s take on Halloween featuring a video from Fr. James Martin

Halloween: A Season of Saints by Diane M. Houdek

US Catholic: Don’t be scared of Halloween By Angelo Stagnaro

Word on Fire Blog: It’s Time for Catholics to Embrace Halloween by Fr. Steve Grunow

The Catholic Origins of Halloween by Fr. Augustine Thompson O.P.

Catholic Register Halloween can be a Catholic teaching moment by Dorothy Pilarski



  1. Thank you again and again.

    Peace, Joy, Hope, Charity, Appreciation and Humility, Steve De Quintal Teacher, St. Mary Catholic Academy, 66 Dufferin Park Ave. Toronto, Ontario M6H-1J6. 416-393-5528 ext. 84293 “that they may have life and have it the full.” “Fire tests the purity of silver and gold, but a person is tested by being praised” – Proverbs 27:21 ***You can always email but a call or a visit will get a quicker response*** ________________________________

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