Assumption of Mother Mary


What comes to mind when you think of the date August 15th? Perhaps the start of school? But this day is the Assumption of Mother Mary, it is also the Indian independence day. You probably know from the Glorious Mysteries that Mary was taken bodily into heaven accompanied by the holy Angels.The word assumption comes from the Latin root ‘assumptio’ which means ‘taking up’. This refers to Mary being taken [...]