When I was a kid we celebrated like everyone else. When I was a teenager, we began to do crazy stuff, like go on graveyard tours after 10pm.
Now, that I am "sho' nuff" saved, and I have learned the history of Halloween, I see absolutely no reason for anyone to celebrate the date in any form or fashion.
What do you think?
It's a celebration of the harvest, just like Thanksgiving.
If I recall, the symbolism of Halloween is part of the ignorant and superstitious beliefs of the past... spirits and such. Why not either enjoy the foolishness of the day or else just ignore it?
Halloween, for kids, is about candy and mischief, period. It isn't helpful, I don't believe, to dredge up tales about the evil undertones of the event -- satan, spirits, etc.
by Thomas Byers 11 years ago
http://hubpages.com/hub/Halloween-Histo … t-And-MoreI found this documentary very interesting. See what you think. The documentary is on the five videos near the bottom of the Hub.
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by ALL4JESUS 6 years ago
Any idea of who created that great graphic? I have seen in bumper sticker but know nothing of its origin.
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