November 1st is a solemn day observed as All Saints’ Day in the Roman Catholic Church. Also known as Dia de los Santos in Latin American cultures, this day is dedicated to the saints of the church, both known and unknown. The term Saint is bestowed on those who have attained entrance to haven.all-saints-day-1 Within the Catholic Church Religion it is believed that millions, or even billions of people may already be saints, especially baptized children who pass away early in life. The most common Saints are is those recognized in the canon of the saints by the Catholic Church such as the Virgin Mary and Saint Peter.all-saints-day-4
During this day, members of the Catholic Church attend mass and present offerings to the different saints.

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