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The Pope prayed that exploited women soon would be able to live a life of ‘peace, justice and love’

Pilgrims began arriving at the shrine before dawn to celebrate the feast of the Assumption

Faithful urged to take extra measures by the Interior Ministry and the bishops’ conference

The Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary: Revelations (11: 19 & 12: 1-6 ) Corinthians (15: 45-51 ) Luke (1: 39-56 )

Change by Bishops’ Conference leaves weekdays empty until Christmas

Benedict XVI says Mary did not go off to an ‘unknown galaxy’, but is close to each one of us

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The trouble is that once a tradition has been destroyed, how do you revive it again?

Tens of thousands of pilgrims evacuated after anonymous call

On the feast of the Assumption of Mary, Pope Benedict explains that heaven is not a location in the cosmos