The Pilgrimage of 15th August Attracts Thousands of Christians in Pontmain

Each year at the weekend of the Assumption, nearly 5000 pilgrims attend the basilica at Pontmain in Mayenne. This year heavy security is deployed at the site. This Monday, 15th August, the Mass of the Assumption will begin at 10.30am on the steps of the basilica of Pontmain. Pilgrims have started to flock already on Sunday, 14th August to the …