Assumption of Mary

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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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A prayer to Mary Today, August 15, is the Feast of the Assumption, the celebration of the Blessed Virgin Mary being received into Heaven.
It was held on Sunday to mark the feast of the Assumption.
Sleiman shall also celebrate the feast of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary at the Saint Elige Church in Mayfouk.
Dominic OP falls on the 9th of August, just before the middle of the month when we traditionally observe the important feast of the Assumption which is also a Holyday of Obligation in some countries.
Mr Sullivan was restored to full mobility after praying to Cardinal Newman on the Feast of the Assumption.
New York matter-of-factly bows to its infinite variety of ethnic groups by suspending alternate-side parking restrictions on no fewer than 34 legal and religious holidays, including the Hindu celebration of Diwali, the Muslim holiday of Eid al-Adha, the Catholic feast of the Assumption, the Jewish holiday of Purim, and the Asian Lunar New Year.
Rural areas are crowded - the feast of the Assumption is one of Greece's main holidays.
The Feast of the Assumption on August 15 is one of Greece's main holidays.
The Feast of the Assumption on August 15 is one of Greece's main holidays and many people build longer stays in the countryside around the event.
In addition to Christmas and Good Friday, four Catholic holy days are celebrated as national holidays: the Feast of the Virgin of Carmen, the Feast of Saints Peter and Paul, the Feast of the Assumption, and the Feast of the Immaculate Conception.
Many notes could be edited down: for example, it probably suffices in this context to explain what the feast of the Assumption is, not that it rested on disputed foundations.
For example, Marshal Pilsudski's victory over the Soviet Union's Tukhachevsky began on the Feast of the Assumption, August 15, 1920.
The massacre of the Spanish Republican refugees, who had been herded into the bullring of Badajoz because they had been refused asylum in Portugal, on the very Feast of the Assumption of Our Lady, by Franco's North African troops, wearing Sacred Heart Badges, inspired one of his most moving articles on the Spanish Civil War in Figaro (Aug.
And you died, aged 92, on Sunday August 15, the Feast of the Assumption.
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