All Saints' Day - Why We Celebrate and a Prayer

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Why Do We Celebrate All Saints' Day?

On November 1, we celebrate the Solemnity of All Saints, a time to pause and reflect on all those holy women and men who have come before us and who live among us. We recognize that as one People of God, we go to God together, praying for one another, learning from the example, the wisdom of those who have lived the Gospel.

All Saint's Day Prayers

On this day, we ask for the intercession of each member of the Communion of Saints, and in particular:

(To learn more about the saints listed above, click on their name.)