On Thursday, August 15, 2019 is the Solemnity of Mary’s Assumption into heaven; it is a Holy Day of Obligation. It celebrates God’s special favor to Mary, the sinless one, mother of Jesus the Christ,Son of God, at the end of her life on earth to be received body and soul to the glory of heaven. In her Assumption, Mary is also a sign of the whole Church, destined to be united with God in heaven at the end of time.
We will celebrate the Feast of the Assumption of Mary at the 5:30PM Vigil Mass on Wednesday, Aug. 14 and at 7 AM and Noon Masses on Thursday, Aug. 15. Please Note: Due to Wednesday’s Vigil Mass, there will be no Noon Mass on Wednesday, August 14.