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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I left five hundred with Assunta, my sister-in-law, and with the other five hundred I set off for Nimes.
A fortnight after I was at Rogliano, and I said to Assunta, -- `Console thyself, sister; Israel is dead, but he is avenged.
Assunta took care of all, and our little fortune increased.
The boy triumphed, and this victory rendered him so audacious, that all the money of Assunta, whose affection for him seemed to increase as he became more unworthy of it, was spent in caprices she knew not how to contend against, and follies she had not the courage to prevent.
Why, I have as much money as I want; mother Assunta always furnishes me when I ask for it
Dr Mary Assunta, Senior Policy Development Adviser, Southeast Asia Tobacco Control Alliance (SEATCA), Australia, said the organisation worked across eight countries and organised regional workshops to ensure they get first-hand information on where governments are.
The RAGU brand was founded in 1937 by Assunta Cantisano and was originally sold from her front porch in Rochester, New York.
Landy's reflections on how the presentation of the diva in Assunta Spina (1915), a film shot in a rough area of Naples, differs from the aristocratic settings of other diva films, is enlightening.
Thankyou to the many peer-reviewers including Dr Mathew Leach, Dr Hans Wohlmuth, Dr Amie Steel, Dawn Whitten, Ian Breakspear, Elizabeth Hammer, Stuart Glastonbury, Dr Sue Evans, Dr Assunta Hunter and Dr Ses Salmond, your hard work has resulted in an interesting and diverse programme of over 60 presentations which I confidently believe will be well received.
A brother Antonio passed away in 2014 and another two brothers, Natale and Vincenzo and two sisters; Rosina "Rose'' Conte and Assunta Marchese also predeceased him.
BIANCHI Assunta Peacefully at Prince Charles Hospital, on Dec 7, 2014 aged 87 years, Tina; beloved wife of the late Guiseppe, loving mother to Angela, Enrico, Silvio, Rosanna, Roberto and Gianni and cherished mother-in-law, Nanna and Great-Nanna.
Rising Star was awarded to Assunta Miles at Portland House Nursery for excelling in her practice and showing potential for a bright future.