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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He said that as the Catholic Church throughout the world celebrated the feast of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary today, they should also uphold chastity which she symbolised during her life time.
The prime minister to participate in the celebrations of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary
15 is the feast of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary. She who remained humble and obedient to God's will was given her heavenly reward.
4 and on the Solemnity of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary on Aug.
In the People's House of Galic the presentation of the All-Ukrainian Open Architectural Contest "Museification with the following adaptation, rehabilitation of the foundations of the Cathedral of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary - memorials of the cultural heritage of the national significance of the Ivano-Frankivsk region with the possibility of restoring the spiritual temple" was held.
tomorrow at the Mary the Queen Parish in Greenhills, San Juan City, in solemn celebration of the Feast of the Queenship of Mary, a corollary of the Marian Dogma of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary, which was observed last Aug.
The celebration of the queenship of Mary is significantly related to the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary.
The Feast of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary commemorates the death of Mary and her bodily assumption into heaven.
His heartbroken wife Ann, their sons Kieran and Thomas and young granddaughter Louise huddled together as the 64-year-old was laid to rest at the Church of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary in Walkinstown.
The continent seems to be awash with days off - Labour Day, All Saints' Day and the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary are just some of the occasions workers can expect to celebrate with a lie-in.
Homily of His Holiness Pope Francis on the Solemnity of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary Castel Gandolfo, 15 August 2013
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.

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