Assumption of Mary- Are You Ready to Celebrate?

The Solemnity of the Assumption of Mary is on August 15. FYI- Jesus Ascended into heaven. Mary was Assumed into heaven. Hence the "Ascension of Jesus" and the "Assumption of Mary". Guess Jesus could do it on his own, and Mary was abducted alien style. Ok, only kidding about the 'alien abduction' part. :-)

Here are some ways to have fun in celebration of the Solemnity of the Assumption of Mary! (Man, what a mouth full!) 

Who loves free Catholic coloring pages? I do! And these ones 
from St. John's Catholic Church are some of my favorites!
This coloring page of Mary's Assumption is just beautiful.

Over at Catholic and Loving It, they made this great
Marian Cake for celebrating the Assumption of Mary.

If you're looking for food ideas, you could try

Also, here are some ideas from my Ascension of Jesus post. I love this
jello dish because not only is it clouds for the assumption, but
it's blue to symbolize Mary, too! :-)

I wish I would have had the time to pull off a craft for this one- maybe next year. Anyway, enjoy the coloring page and say good bye to your diet for this one!

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  1. I'm willing to bet that while I'm sitting at Mass this weekend I'll remember that Mary was taken "alien style" and start to laugh. It always works out that way.

  2. Hi Lacy,
    Been reading your blog for a while, but I'm mostly a lurker and not a commenter. I don't have a family yet, but I know that when I do I'll be turning to your site for all these great Catholic ideas!

    I have some awards waiting for you on my blog; come check them out when you have time! :)

  3. Thank you once again for linking to SJTB's website! :) It's great to know that our coloring pages are being used and shared.

    That jello dish is amazing ~ I didn't get to make it this year but I must add that to my repertoire!

  4. think I will try my hand at the meringues.

  5. think I will try my hand at the meringues.

  6. What exactly is the white part of the Jello dish?

  7. Molly- It's whipped cream. The directions are here:

    I really want to make these sometime! :-)

  8. Thank you so much for posting these great ideas. We made the jello & it was a huge hit!

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