August 15: The Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary

Year ABC – Lectionary [622]

First Reading

A woman clothed with the sun, with the moon beneath her feet.


The queen stands at your right hand, arrayed in gold.

Second Reading

Christ, the firstfruits; then those who belong to him.

Gospel Acclamation

(no bibl. ref.)

Mary is taken up to heaven; a chorus of angels exults.


The Almighty has done great things for me: he has raised up the lowly.

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Hymns & Songs