[Blueboard] Feast of the Assumption

gesu at admu.edu.ph gesu at admu.edu.ph
Tue Aug 14 08:14:39 PHT 2007

                         In celebration of the
           Solemnity of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary
                         there will be a Mass
                 at the Immaculate Conception Chapel of 
                        the  Church of the Gesù

                      on August 15, 2006, Friday
                              at 6:00 PM.

                    Presider: Fr. Rudy Fernandez, SJ

                          Everyone is invited!

Prayer From the Festal Manaion

"By the royal command of God,
the divinely inspired apostles are caught up
from over all the world into the clouds on high.

Reaching thy immaculate body,
the source of Life, they salute it with mighty honour.

The highest powers of heaven
stood by with their own Master.

Seized with dread
they accompany thy inviolate body that had held God,
and they went on high before thee, crying, unseen,
to the hierarchies above:
'Lo, the Queen of all, the Maid of God, is nigh.'

Open wide the gates and receive above the world
the Mother of the everlasting Light.

For through her the salvation of all mankind has come.
We have not the strength to look upon her,
and are unable to render honours worthy of her,
for her excellence is past all understanding.

Therefore, O most pure Theotokos,
who livest forever with Thy Son, the King Who brings life,
pray without ceasing that thy newborn people
be guarded on every side and saved from all adverse assault:
for we are under thy protection,
and we bless thee in beauty and light unto all ages."

>From the Vespers of the Dormition (tr. by Mother Mary and Bp. Kallistos Ware)

 For inquiries, commments or suggestions, kindly contact:

                          GESU LITURGICAL COMMITTEE
                             Church of the Gesu
                        Ateneo de Manila University

		            Telephone Numbers:
      For reservations:  Marife at 426-6069 or 426-6001 loc.4071
	   To contact the Gesu Campus Ministers:
	  	   Edmark at 426-6001 loc. 4076
		   Jerome at 426-6001 loc. 7154

		            Fax Number: 426-60-69

 		     E-mail Address: gesu at admu.edu.ph


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