"The world loves darkness instead of light." - John 3:19-20
This is why they celebrate Halloween.
But why would a Christian celebrate Halloween?
Should Christians Celebrate Halloween?
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1 Thessalonians 5:21-22 Test everything. Hold on to the good. Avoid every kind of evil.
James 1:27 Keep oneself from being polluted by the world.”
3 John 1:11 “Do not imitate what is evil.”
Romans 12:9 “Abhor what is evil. Cling to what is good.”
Deuteronomy 18:9-14 Do not learn to imitate detestable ways, including spiritists, sorcerers and witchcraft.
Ephesians 5:11-12 Have nothing to do with the fruitless deeds of darkness. Live as children of light.
1 Timothy 4:1 Don't follow deceiving spirits and things taught by demons.
Ephesians 6:11-18 Take your stand against the devil's schemes.
1 John 5:19 19 We know that we are of God, and the whole world lies under the sway of the wicked one.
2 Corinthians 6:14-17 What fellowship can light have with darkness?
1 Corinthians 10:31 Whatever you do, do everything for the glory of God.
James 4:7-8 Submit yourselves to God. Resist the devil.
Proverbs 22:6 Train a child in the way he should go.
Romans 13:12 Put aside the deeds of darkness and put on the armor of light.
Deuteronomy 18:9 When thou art come into the land which the LORD thy God giveth thee, thou shalt not learn to do after the abominations of those nations.
"Virtually all present Halloween traditions can be traced to the ancient Celtic day of the dead." - U.S. Library of Congress Research Center
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Christians and Halloween
Why do many who profess to believe in the Scriptures, and state that they consider themselves Christians, celebrate Halloween? The simple answer is to THEM (not God) it does not make any difference. They will say they see no harm in cavorting about dressed like a devil or a skeleton. They enjoy giving out candy to children and having 'fun' at parties. Adults say they have gravitated to the festivities of the holiday because they can enjoy themselves completely, without feeling 'burdened' by the expectations and responsibilities of other holidays (e.g. Christmas, Easter, etc.). They also do not see anything ultimately wrong with having their children have "harmless holiday fun" through stories involving spells, witches, demons, death, suffering and so on.
What Does God Say About It?
The Bible reveals God's will concerning the world's holidays, especially those like Halloween.
When he (God) destroys the nations in the land where you will live, don't follow their example in worshiping their gods. Do not ask, ‘How do these nations worship their gods?' and then go and worship as they do! You must not insult the Lord your God like that! These nations have done horrible things that he hates - Deuteronomy 12:29-31. See also Deuteronomy 18:11-12.
Halloween is an entirely pagan celebration with no basis in Scripture. God reminds us through the Apostle John not to gravitate toward such worldly holidays - 1John 2:15 NASB.
Simply put, Halloween and its symbols did not originated in the Holy Word of God but with people deceived by the devil to worship false (pagan) gods. The Bible condemns the holiday, and it should be avoided.
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Romans 12:2 Do not be conformed to this world, but be transformed by the renewal of your mind, that by testing you may discern what is the will of God, what is good and acceptable and perfect.
John 4:23 But the hour is coming, and is now here, when the true worshipers will worship the Father in spirit and truth, for the Father is seeking such people to worship him.”
1 Corinthians 10:31 So, whether you eat or drink, or whatever you do, do all to the glory of God.
Nothing about HELLoween glorifies God.
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MATURE SUBJECT MATTER: October 31, Halloween, is a Satanic holy day with pagan rituals, including child sacrifices. Why should any Christian participate in Halloween in any form knowing what it represents and who it pleases, Satan, Lucifer, the Devil?
Should Christians Celebrate Halloween?
John 3:19 This is the verdict: Light has come into the world, but people loved darkness instead of light because their deeds were evil.
1 Corinthians 10:21 You cannot drink the cup of the Lord and the cup of demons. You cannot partake of the table of the Lord and the table of demons.
Ephesians 5:6-12 Let no one deceive you with empty words, for because of these things the wrath of God comes upon the sons of disobedience. Therefore do not become partners with them; for at one time you were darkness, but now you are light in the Lord. Walk as children of light (for the fruit of light is found in all that is good and right and true), and try to discern what is pleasing to the Lord. ...
Halloween glorifies Satan. It is his high holy day.
Christians should have nothing to do with it?
Despite Jesus' teachings, and the Apostle Paul's admonition to abstain from all appearance of evil - 1Thessalonians 5:22, some Christians celebrate Halloween on October 31, although they do not think so. They celebrate it by having a party or harvest festival with the children dressing up as Bible characters. Their true motivation is for their children to not miss out on the October 31 celebration of Halloween.
If asked, many Christian children would respond, "My church celebrates Halloween by dressing up as Bible characters." The children are honest. They admit they are celebrating Halloween, just differently because they are Christians.
Trick-or-treating, Trunk-or-Treating, a Halloween costume party, decorating your home, or having a Harvest Festival...it is all the same. Halloween (Samhain) is the reason for the celebration! (Notice: Samhain is a harvest festival.) The devil loves to promote deception any way he can. Do not be deceived! Christians have no godly reason to celebrate Halloween.
Have nothing to do with the fruitless deeds of darkness.
Live as children of light. - Ephesians 5:11-12
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