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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.

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(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.