The Feast of the Fallen Asleep of Our Most Holy Lady the Mother of God and Ever-Virgin Mary
Dear brothers and sisters,
Blessed and joyous Feast to all!
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In giving birth you preserved your virginity,
In falling asleep you did not forsake the world, O Theotokos.
You were translated to life, O Mother of Life,
And by your prayers, you deliver our souls from death.