Wednesday, August 17, 2005

Assumption Of the Virgin Mary

On Monday Aug 15th his Excellency bishop Sarhad Jammo presided the ceremony of the feast of Assumption of Mary to Heaven. The ceremony started with the vespers at 5:30 p.m. Holy Mass at 6:00 p.m. Eucharistic Procession 7:30 P.m. Rosary Procession 8:00 P.m. The ceremony was celebrated with atmosphere of adoration and worship. All people were immersed in prayer especially during the rosary procession to ask form our mom the Virgin Mary the gift of peace for their souls and for the entire world to live in peace. The ceremony was ended by kissing the picture of the Assumption. Around 1000 Chaldean faithful attend the celebration.