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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Glorifying Virgin Mary in Ramadan "Today is Eid al 3adra, the Feast of the Assumption of the Virgin Mary to Heaven, and it falls during the Holy Month of Ramadan.
A minibus shuttle service will be run by monks from Ampleforth abbey when the annual pilgrimage for the Feast of the Assumption is held from Osmotherley to Mount Grace chapel this Sunday.
15 feast of the Assumption, proposed by the government.
Therefore, the Magdalene is shown with special intercessory agency, as in the more obvious case of the Virgin Mary, who heads the Apostles in the vane to Christ's right, since the Feast of the Assumption of the Virgin both reflected the chapel dedication and represented another favored local cult.
But the Vatican actually goes live tomorrow, when Catholics celebrate the Feast of the Assumption.
He spoke with great fondness of the presents they exchanged twice a year - at Christmas and on the Feast of the Assumption - and of her books, which he kept at home, all signed with loving dedications.
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.
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.
Even if it's been years since you've picked up a rosary, you might want to give it another try on the Feast of the Assumption of Mary (August 15).
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.
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.
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.
Mr Sullivan was restored to full mobility after praying to Cardinal Newman on the Feast of the Assumption.
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