Friends, today on this marvelous Solemnity of the Assumption of the Virgin, we celebrate Mary’s Assumption, body and soul, into heaven. But this does not mean that she has gone away; she is a warrior, involved in the struggle against evil from a new vantage point.

Mass Readings

Reading 1 – 1 Chronicles 15:3-16:2
Psalm – Psalm 132:6-14
Reading 2 – 1 Corinthians 15:54b-57
Gospel – Luke 11:27-28