The Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary, declared a dogma of our faith in 1950 by Pope Pius XII, the Assumption celebrated Mary being taken up into Heaven body and soul at the end of her life. It is a Holy Day of Obligation requiring Mass attendance. Vigil Mass Wednesday, August 14 at 7:00pmAdoration/Confession at 6:00pm Day Mass Thursday, August 15 at 8:00am