Assumption Of Mary Life-size Statue 55"h - In Christianity it is the taking up of the Virgin Mary into heaven in body and soul after her death. According to Roman Catholic doctrine and the traditions of the Roman Catholic Church, the Blessed Virgin Mary having completed the course of her earthly life, was assumed body and soul into heavenly glory. This means that both Mary's soul and her physical body were transported into heaven. Mary's passage into heaven is called Assumptio Beatæ Mariæ Virginis and Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary by Roman Catholics. This sculpture of the Assumption of Mary with be a wonderful Replica of this rendition of Mary. Arms about her head is welcoming Gods Glory.