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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the church of the Assumption of the Virgin Mary Pribram - Holy Mountain and its use through new and newly enhanced cultural and educational services.
As for the day of the Assumption of the Virgin Mary on August 14, the village will organize a traditional dinner with the participation of the Qadisha choir.
Marie Eugenie de Jesus (Anne-Eugenie Milleret de Brou), French, founder of the Institute of Sisters of the Assumption of the Virgin Mary (1817-1898).
August 15 is the Assumption of the Virgin Mary when some businesses traditionally close.
The Assumption of the Virgin Mary is the story of her soul and body being taken up to heaven three days after her death.
Set in Little Portugal and south Riverdale in downtown Toronto, Saint Monica follows the travails of Monica, a 10-year-old Portuguese-Canadian girl determined to appear in a parade to honour the Assumption of the Virgin Mary as an angel with a beautiful pair of snowy white wings.
The church dedicated to the Assumption of the Virgin Mary dates from the 11th century.
It had enough wealth to construct the Assumption of the Virgin Mary Cathedral between the years 1280 to 1320 as well as a small Gothic chapel about a century later at the site of a local cemetery.
Completion of the design and the implementation of complex forms of permanent exhibitions in selected areas lapidary the Basilica of the Assumption of the Virgin Mary and St.
Italy / Ferragosto: As their top grilling occasion, 76 percent of Italian grillers light the outdoor barbecue on August 15 to also recognize the assumption of the Virgin Mary during the middle of the country's month-long August holiday.
The incident took place on a public holiday in Greece, the Assumption of the Virgin Mary.