Halloween Articles

Halloween Parties

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Halloween parties have gotten to be more popular every year. It’s not hard to see why. A Halloween party practically gives itself. The decorations are dictated by the holiday — they will be orange and black, there will be pictures of black cats with their backs arched and their ears laid back, there will be […]

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Halloween Decorations

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Orange and black are the colors of Halloween. Mix some orange pumpkins with black bats or cats and put up some orange-and-black crepe paper and there you have it! Halloween decorations! I’ve been called “nosy,” but actually I’m just inquisitive. I started wondering WHY orange and black are the colors of all Halloween decorations. Did […]

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Christianity and Halloween

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Halloween is a mixture of pagan customs and Christian beliefs. Christians have a sort of love/hate relationship with the holiday. Halloween has alternately been praised and banned entirely by the Christian communities in various locations and in different centuries around the world. Halloween does have pagan roots; there isn’t much doubt about that. The holiday […]