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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the Cathedral of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary, Baltimore, Md.
In 1998, Aid to the Church in Russia helped restore the Cathedral of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary in St.
today at the Our Lady of the Assumption Parish on Asuncion Street, Malate, Manila, in commemoration of the Solemnity of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary, the principal and the oldest feast of the Holy Mother.
Filseta celebrates the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary and many Ethiopian worshippers fast during this period.
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.
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.
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 claims contradict Catholic teachings on the resurrection of Jesus, the assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary to heaven, and that Jesus never married and never had a child.
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.
The following religious holy days are also official national holidays: Holy Thursday, Good Friday, Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary (August 15), Immaculate Conception of the Blessed Virgin Mary (December 8), and Christmas.
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.
14 on charges of trespassing at the Basilica of the National Shrine of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary in Baltimore Sept.