November words

Worship Words resources for special days and events in November:

1st  – All Saints Day

11th – Remembrance Day

20th – Transgender Day of Remembrance

4th Thursday – Thanksgiving, USA

30th – St Andrew’s Day

November worship resources A-Z:

Additional days of interest in November:

mid-Oct – mid-Nov — Diwali  (date fluctuates)

 Hindu Festival of Lights (deep = light; avali = a row, i.e., a row of lights) marked by four days of celebration and illumination. Read more on the BBC religion site.

16th – International Day for Tolerance

‘to advance human welfare, freedom and progress everywhere, as well as to encourage tolerance, respect, dialogue and cooperation among different cultures, civilizations and peoples.’

20th – Universal Children’s Day

‘a day devoted to promoting the welfare of the children of the world’ (Declaration of the Rights of the Child,  Convention on the Rights of the Child)