AUGUST 15, 2019

The Solemnity of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary is a Holy Day of Obligation. Holy days of obligation are feast days on which Catholics are required to attend Mass and to avoid (to the extent that they are able) servile work. The Assumption of the BVM will be celebrated at OLR in the Upper Church, as follows, and either of these Masses will fulfill your obligation.

Wednesday, August 14

Adoration beginning at 12 noon

Confessions from 4:30 – 5:30 p.m.

Benediction of the Blessed Sacrament at 5:45 p.m.

Vigil Mass of the Assumption at 6:00 p.m.

Thursday, August 15

Mass of the Assumption at 10:00 a.m.