Then will we remember the Church Suffering, the souls destined for heaven, but in a state of purification in Purgatory. The Church always advocates for the Faithful to pray for the dead, and this special day set aside for that embodies some of the richest parts of our holy faith.
All Saints Day is, of course, a holy day of obligation. Although All Souls Day is not.....
It is therefore a holy and wholesome thought to pray for the dead, that they may be loosed from sins.
Masses for All Saints Day and All Souls Day