Athens
15
08
2022
HOLIDAY OBSERVANCE

Assumption of the Virgin Mary & Marias' celebrate their name today

On the 15th of August, the Assumption of the Virgin Mary is celebrated in great splendor. For the Greek Orthodox Church, this is one of the 3 most important feasts after Christmas and Easter and a day of great joy as the Mother of Jesus ascended to heaven and was reunited with her son.
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