Samhain- a Pagan Honoring of the Ancestors, and Death | parliamentofreligions.org

By Parliament of Religions Tags: Interreligious Movement Ancient faith was influenced by the natural world. Originating in ancient Europe as a Celtic Fire festival, the Pagan holiday of Samhain marks the end of the harvest season, heralds the beginning of winter-the dark half of the year, and honors death. Samhain, (pronounced SAH-win, or SOW-in) is … Continue reading Samhain- a Pagan Honoring of the Ancestors, and Death | parliamentofreligions.org

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How to Honor the Dead – Alma

By T Kira Madden Here’s a secret: I wear my father’s clothes every day. Not entire outfits, but a garment or two, always. I wear his striped t-shirts to bed at night, his vibrant dress socks under my boots. I’ve tailored his button-up shirts to fit me in the shoulders; I’ve removed a link or … Continue reading How to Honor the Dead – Alma