Allhallowtide

Also known as Hallowtide, Allsaintstide, or the Hallowmas Season, Allhallowtide is the triduum or three days that encompasses the Western Christian observances of All Saints’ Eve (Halloween), All Saints’ Day (All Hallows’), and All Souls’ Day. According to the Oxford English Dictionary (2014), the word Allhallowtide was first used in 1471 and is derived from … Continue reading Allhallowtide