August 15

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Noun1.August 15 - celebration in the Roman Catholic Church of the Virgin Mary's being taken up into heaven when her earthly life endedAugust 15 - 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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Liverpool Empire, Lime Street, 0844 871 3017, -until Sat, Aug 15 The Casebook of Sherlock Holmes Chapterhouse Theatre Company presents its open-air Garden Theatre Tour in a season full of romance, suspense and enchantment, bringing some of literature's best-loved characters to life.
Most of the shooting early Aug 15 was in Latakia's impoverished Al-Ramel, Al-Shaab and Ein Tamra areas.
The blood pledge was announced during Aug 15 prayers at cities across Iraq, where a document of homage including a color photocopy of Sadr's red fingerprint was circulated by his supporters.