Assumption of Mary


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Noun1.Assumption of Mary - celebration in the Roman Catholic Church of the Virgin Mary's being taken up into heaven when her earthly life endedAssumption of Mary - celebration in the Roman Catholic Church of the Virgin Mary's being taken up into heaven when her earthly life ended; corresponds to the Dormition in the Eastern Orthodox Church
holy day of obligation - a day when Catholics must attend Mass and refrain from servile work, and Episcopalians must take Communion
Aug, August - the month following July and preceding September
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Aleppo, SANA -- The Assumption of Mary mural currently being painted on the dome of the Syriac Catholic Church in al-Aziziyeh neighborhood in Aleppo, a church which had been damaged by terrorists and underwent renovations, is a massive artistic undertaking by the unique creative talents of brothers Bashir and Nemat Badawi.
On the Feast of the Assumption of Mary, I was stuck looking for a ride to Mass.
Kranjska Gora is also as pretty as you could ask for, with a market in the centre of the old village surrounding the Church of the Assumption of Mary.
The Coptic Orthodox Church celebrated Tuesday the Feast of the Assumption of Mary across all Egyptian governorates.
Dozens of tourists chose to spend the night in Rila Monastery for the upcoming celebration of the feast day of the Assumption of Mary, which Bulgarian Orthodox Church celebrates on 15th of August, reported the Bulgarian National Television.
It was a particularly devotional time for Orthodox Christians as they were celebrating the Feast of the Assumption of Mary.
Rahi's words came in an address he gave earlier today while chairing a mass ceremony marking the Assumption of Mary at the Patriarchal seat of the Maronite Church in Diman.
Archbishop Lebrun invited people to return to churches on August 15, the day celebrating the Assumption of Mary, to express that "violence will not take over in their hearts".
Plankey's long-held desire to initiate a community burial site has finally come to life In September of last year, he helped inaugurate a communitarian urn in Cuernavaca's Cathedral of the Assumption of Mary.
Today's feast of the Assumption of Mary is also a challenge to all Christians of today to follow the example of Mary, the humble woman of Nazareth, the faithful handmaid of the Lord.
Pope Francis waves as he arrives to celebrate the Mass of Assumption of Mary at a stadium in Daejeon, South Korea
Scene 5: eat baskets of fruit for the Assumption of Mary.