Trending with Timmerie celebrates Halloween ushering in All Saints Day with a dive into the significance of the resurrection of Christ and our own bodies as we ponder death and the after life this Halloween. (0:42) Timmerie turns to the great tradition of “Memento Mori” “remember your death” and how the Church has used human skeletons for more than decorations. (27:47)
Resources mentioned :
What is Halloween?
Legend of the Jack O lanterns
Meet the Fantastically Bejeweled Skeletons of Catholicism’s Forgotten Martyrs Smithsonian Magazine
Church of bones in Rome!!! Santa Maria della Concezione dei Cappuccini
(Our Lady of the Conception of the Capuchins)