May Crowning to be held at the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary Catholic Church in Bayonne


The Rosary Society will hold the annual May Crowning program to the Virgin Mary during the 9:20 liturgy on May 5 at the church, 32 East 25th Street in Bayonne. Rosarians Maria Fusiak will offer the flowered crown to the Virgin Icon and Vita Sydorenko will carry the crown on a Ukrainian pillow.

As part of the ceremony, prayer petitions will be said for those suffering a lost of a loved one, illness, and suffering from persecution. Rosarians who have been members for many years will be honored for their dedication to the society and devotion to the Virgin Mary: Helen Billack, Maria Bilyk, Maria Ciko, Anna Czupyk, Anne Humen, Genevieve Kufta, Veronica Kushnir, and Anna Wanko. Reverend Vasyl Putera will offered the liturgy for their intentions and a brunch will follow the liturgy.