Should parents “nix” the UNICEF collection this coming Halloween?

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The newest report from UNICEF suggests that nations are bound by international law to provide sexually-related materials to children without their parents’ knowledge, explains Susan Yoshihara of C-FAM, the Catholic Families and Human Rights Institute.

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This light-hearted but informative video explains the connection between Halloween and All Saints Day, plus much, much more.

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Catholics and Halloween

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By: Msgr. Charles Pope

From the Archdiocese of Washington Website

How About Halloween?

How should we as Catholics and Christians respond to Halloween? In recent decades there seems to have been the emergence of two camps. One sees Halloween is generally harmless fun. The other sees Halloween as a dangerous dalliance with the occult, the demonic and evil. While it is true that there are some excesses evident in current Halloween celebrations, I would largely find myself in the “harmless fun” category especially if we allow Halloween to be a Teachable moment from the Christian perspective.

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