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Dormition Abbey

This is Dormition Abbey, on Mount Sion where tradition says Mary was assumed into heaven from this place.

Below are side altars in the main church.


(This is John the Baptist. His banner reads “Behold the Lamb of God.”).

Queen of the Prophets, Daughter of David.

There shall come forth a shoot from the stump of Jesse.

Queen of the Patriarchs, Pray for us.