Assumption of Mary

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  • noun

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celebration in the Roman Catholic Church of the Virgin Mary's being taken up into heaven when her earthly life ended

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PETERSHAM Sister Marie Eva Gagne, 89, of the Sisters of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin, of North Main Street, died Thursday, January 18 at Athol Memorial after a short illness.
She was also a longtime member of the Associates of the Sisters of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary.
14 on charges of trespassing at the Basilica of the National Shrine of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary in Baltimore Sept.
5] The Catechism of the Catholic Church adds, "The Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary is a singular participation in her Son's Resurrection and an anticipation of the resurrection of other Christians" (S966).
Funeral services were held August 16, 2010 in Ireland at the Dalkey Parish The Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary.
Their citizens have 15 public holidays (18 if you count those which fall on a Sunday), including Labour Day, German Unity Day and Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Day.
The fortnight kicks off June 21 with Mass at the Basilica of the National Shrine of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary and ends July 4 in Washington with Mass at the Basilica of the National Shrine of the Immaculate Conception.
She is also a Lay Associate of the Sisters of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary and a Lioness of the Millbury Lion's Club.
Filseta celebrates the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary and many Ethiopian worshippers fast during this period.
The continent seems to be awash with days off - Labour Day, All Saints' Day and the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary are just some of the occasions workers can expect to celebrate with a lie-in.
The chest holding the seeds was made of American leather and reclaimed wood from Baltimore's Basilica of the National Shrine of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary, one of the first religious buildings constructed in the United States.
His heartbroken wife Ann, their sons Kieran and Thomas and young granddaughter Louise huddled together as the 64-year-old was laid to rest at the Church of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary in Walkinstown.
Flamand and his wife, Maureen (Richards) Flamand, of Boylston; 5 grandchildren; 7 great-grandchildren; two sisters: Sister Jane Flamand, of the Sisters of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin, Worcester, and Sister Solange Flamand, of the Sisters of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin, Marlboroough; two brothers: Norman A.
On the Feast of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin on August 15, 1534, seven friends in Paris took solemn vows of poverty, and one of the group, the only one who was a priest, said Mass.
Another project that has made a difference was started by Nancy Wenzel, an avid gardener and member of Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary Parish in Walla Walla, Wash.