The Feast of the Assumption in Jerusalem

Today our prayer wants to be like the one of the Apostles, witnesses on this Holy Mount of Olives of the Ascencion of Our Lord Jesus Christ and in this Kidron Valley of the passage of the Blessed Virgin Mary in body and soul to the life of the new creation.”  This is how the  vigil of the feast of the Assumption opened in Jerusalem, animated by the Franciscans of the Custody of the Holy Land. The vigil in the garden of Gethsemane on 14th August commemorated the “dormitio” or “transit” of the Blessed Virgin Mary,  i.e.

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