Wyoming Area Catholic School eighth-grade students crown Blessed Virgin Mary

Monsignor John Sempa, left, pastor of Immaculate Conception Church in West Pittston, blesses the crown of the Virgin Mary. Wyoming Area Catholic students are, from left, Joyce Renfer, Altar Server; Jordan Molitoris, attendant; Molly Moran, May Queen. - Submitted photos
Molly Moran, May Queen, crowns the Blessed Virgin Mary as part of the Catholic Church tradition in which the month of May is dedicated to the Blessed Virgin Mary. - Submitted photos
Eighth-grade students at Wyoming Area Cathokic School take part in the tradition of crowning the Blessed Virgin Mary. From left, first row, are Jonathan Renfer, Andrew Phillips, Saige Stempien, Robert Sedlak, Grace Holmes, Jayden Halstead, Brooke Casey, Madelyn Cecil, Olivia Orlando, Emma Hunter, Zebulon Moses, Maya Kasa, Nicholas Lombardo, Carissa Benderavich, Sebastian Beck, Jordan Chepalonis, Michael Serafin, Kierstan Charney. Second row, Matthew Prociak, Molly Moran, May Queen; Jordan Molitoris, attendant; Callen McCarroll. Absent at the time of the photo was Emma Broda. - Submitted photos

EXETER — The Crowning of the Blessed Mother was recently held at Wyoming Area Catholic School by eighth-grade students in the tradition of the month of May being dedicated to the Blessed Virgin Mary. May Queen was Molly Moran and her attendant was Jordan Molitoris. Members of the eighth-grade class served as honor guards.

Monsignor John Sempa, left, pastor of Immaculate Conception Church in West Pittston, blesses the crown of the Virgin Mary. Wyoming Area Catholic students are, from left, Joyce Renfer, Altar Server; Jordan Molitoris, attendant; Molly Moran, May Queen.
https://www.psdispatch.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/05/web1_WAC-Crowning-1.jpegMonsignor John Sempa, left, pastor of Immaculate Conception Church in West Pittston, blesses the crown of the Virgin Mary. Wyoming Area Catholic students are, from left, Joyce Renfer, Altar Server; Jordan Molitoris, attendant; Molly Moran, May Queen. Submitted photos

Molly Moran, May Queen, crowns the Blessed Virgin Mary as part of the Catholic Church tradition in which the month of May is dedicated to the Blessed Virgin Mary.
https://www.psdispatch.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/05/web1_WAC-Crowning-2.jpegMolly Moran, May Queen, crowns the Blessed Virgin Mary as part of the Catholic Church tradition in which the month of May is dedicated to the Blessed Virgin Mary. Submitted photos

Eighth-grade students at Wyoming Area Cathokic School take part in the tradition of crowning the Blessed Virgin Mary. From left, first row, are Jonathan Renfer, Andrew Phillips, Saige Stempien, Robert Sedlak, Grace Holmes, Jayden Halstead, Brooke Casey, Madelyn Cecil, Olivia Orlando, Emma Hunter, Zebulon Moses, Maya Kasa, Nicholas Lombardo, Carissa Benderavich, Sebastian Beck, Jordan Chepalonis, Michael Serafin, Kierstan Charney. Second row, Matthew Prociak, Molly Moran, May Queen; Jordan Molitoris, attendant; Callen McCarroll. Absent at the time of the photo was Emma Broda.
https://www.psdispatch.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/05/web1_WAC-Crowning-3.jpegEighth-grade students at Wyoming Area Cathokic School take part in the tradition of crowning the Blessed Virgin Mary. From left, first row, are Jonathan Renfer, Andrew Phillips, Saige Stempien, Robert Sedlak, Grace Holmes, Jayden Halstead, Brooke Casey, Madelyn Cecil, Olivia Orlando, Emma Hunter, Zebulon Moses, Maya Kasa, Nicholas Lombardo, Carissa Benderavich, Sebastian Beck, Jordan Chepalonis, Michael Serafin, Kierstan Charney. Second row, Matthew Prociak, Molly Moran, May Queen; Jordan Molitoris, attendant; Callen McCarroll. Absent at the time of the photo was Emma Broda. Submitted photos