All Saints' Day for the year 2008 is celebrated/ observed on Saturday, November 1st.
All Saints' Day also called All Hallows, Hallowmas, and Feast of All Saints is held on November 1 each year and celebrates and honors all the Saints especially the Saints who are not honored on other days of the year. The day is preceded by All Saints’ Eve (Halloween) the night before and then the day after followed by All Souls Day. The 3 days together represent the Allhallowtide triduum (religious observance lasting 3 days) as a time to reflect and remember the saints, martyrs, and the faithful who have died.
Saturday, November 1st is day number 306 of the 2008 calendar year with -10 years, -7 months, -24 days until All Saints' Day 2008.
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|All Saints' Day|
|Name(s):||All Saints' Day, Solemnity of all Saints, Hallowmas, Feast of All Saints, All Hallows' Day|
|Type:||Observance, Christian, Orthodox Christian|
|When:||November 1 (Western Christian)|
November 2008 Holidays
|Date||Holiday||Details||Days to Go|
|Nov 1||All Saints' Day 2008||Christian||-3888|
|Nov 2||Daylight Saving Time - ends 2008||Daylight Saving||-3887|
|Nov 2||All Souls Day 2008||Christian||-3887|
|Nov 11||Veterans Day 2008||Federal Holiday||-3878|
|Nov 27||Thanksgiving Day 2008||Federal Holiday||-3862|
|Nov 28||Black Friday 2008||Observance||-3861|
|Nov 30||Advent 2008||Christian||-3859|