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Week of September 2 2018

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Return of the Icon of the Virgin (O)

The return of the Icon marks the end of the Feast of the Dormition.

 

Highlights of the feast

Jerusalem, Gethsemane - Morning - The Icon of the Virgin is returned in a procession from the Tomb of Mary in Gethsemane to its domicile in the Christian Quarter near the Church of the Holy Sepulchre.

 

 

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Nativity of Mary (C)

The birth of the Virgin Mary, Mother of Jesus.

As Virgin Mary’s mother, St. Anne occupies a position of eminence among Christian saints.

St. Anne’s Church is built on the site of St. Anne’s house and the Virgin Mary’s birthplace.

 

Highlights of the feast

Jerusalem - Morning - St. Anne’s Catholic Church near the St. Stephen’s Gate (Lions Gate) - a festive Mass.