… Mary’s house in Ephesus, Turkey, where she spent her last days on earth.
Pope Benedict’s message for the feast day;
“Mary, totally united with God, has a heart that is so big that all creation can find a place there…” [Read More]
And this hymn…
The Assumption by Juan Martín Cabezalero
And finally, if you scroll down a bit here there are a few recipe ideas to celebrate today’s feast day. Personally, I eat cake and drink champagne on Marian days. Not sure why or how that started. I suppose I just thought Our Lady would like cake and champagne and a tradition was born.
There now… you’ve just had your senses engaged through the Catholic faith.