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evening before All Saints' Day; often devoted to pranks played by young people Allhallows Eve , Hallowe'en , Halloween
Christian feast day honoring all the saints; first observed in 835 Allhallows , All Saints' Day , Hallowmas , Hallowmass , November 1
season of All Saints' Day Allhallowtide
ability (said of certain Roman Catholic saints) to exist simultaneously in two locations bilocation
religious work of Jesus Christ of the Latter-day Saints Book of Mormon
complete list of saints that have been recognized by the Roman Catholic Church canon
saints accepted by Catholic church, list of canon
(Roman Catholic and Eastern Orthodox Church) the act of admitting a deceased person into the canon of saints canonisation , canonization
(Christianity) any of about 70 theologians in the period from the 2nd to the 7th century whose writing established and confirmed official church doctrine; in the Roman Catholic Church some were later declared saints and became Doctor of the Church; the be Church Father , Father , Father of the Church
reaction of the Roman Catholic Church to the Reformation reaffirming the veneration of saints and the authority of the Pope (to which Protestants objected); many leaders were Jesuits Counter Reformation
(Roman Catholic Church) a title conferred on 33 saints who distinguished themselves through the orthodoxy of their theological teaching Doctor , Doctor of the Church
study of saints hagiography
saints, biography of hagiography
worship of saints hagiolatry , hierolatry
literature narrating the lives (and legends) of the saints hagiology
member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints Latter-Day Saint , Mormon
ancient prophet whose writings were revealed to Joseph Smith who founded the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints Mormon
container where religious relics are stored or displayed (especially relics of saints) reliquary
saints collectively sainthood
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