Must we have children to make our lives valuable? Question begins at 3:26. Happy Halloween & All Saints Day! 10-30-13
all saints day
Jack is back, this time hitting the streets of New York City’s East Village to find out what people know about the saints. Are they all perfect people? Do they have to be Catholic? What are their best qualities? Follow our friend and colleague, Fr. Jack Collins, CSP, as he journeys the city to find out what people know.
Father James Martin, SJ, author of My Life with the Saints, talks about the connection between Halloween (October 31) and All Saints Day (November 1). Fr. Martin answers FAQs such as:
- How saints get made?
- What is a patron saint?
- Is praying to the saints considered idolatry?
In addition he discusses the lives of three of his favorite saints, Francis of Assisi, Therese of Liseaux and Isaac Jogues.
Question: Isit Ok for my kids to celebrate Halloween and be Catholic?
Coming Attractions for this Sunday’s gospel.
A church in Berkeley.