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On August 15 in the Western Church Liturgical Calendar we celebrate the great Feast of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary. Most of our Eastern Christian brethren also acknowledge the same great event on this Feast, calling it the Dormition of the Mother of God. Some join us in the celebration today and others, following another ancient Christian calendar, commemorate in just a few days. The Feast is ancient and of profound importance - for reasons which sometimes are not fully understood.
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Daily Readings

Reading 1, Daniel 7:2-14
Daniel said, 'I have been seeing visions in the night. I saw ... Read More

Psalm, Daniel 3:75, 76, 77, 78, 79, 80, 81
Bless the Lord, mountains and hills, praise and glorify him for ... Read More

Gospel, Luke 21:29-33
And he told them a parable, 'Look at the fig tree and indeed ... Read More

Saint of the Day

November 27 Saint of the Day

St. James Intercisus
November 27: James was a favorite of King Yezdigerd I of Persia and a ... Read More