August 15 – Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary

August 15 – Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary

Monday, August 15 is the Solemnity of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary.  The Parish’s Solemn Mass is at 6 pm at St. Vincent Ferrer for which the Schola Cantorum will sing Missa Trahe me by Tomás Luis de Victoria and Exaltata est sancta Dei genitrix – Virgo prudentissima by Cristóbal de Morales.

In addition to the regular weekday Mass and Confession schedule, there
will be a 1 pm Low Mass at St. Catherine of Siena.  

The evening Masses on Sunday, August 14 will be for the Twentieth Sunday in Ordinary Time, not for the Vigil of the Solemnity.

Image: “Assumption of the Virgin,” by Bartolome Esteban Murillo, ca. 1670, Hermitage Museum, St. Petersburg, Russia.