Los Angeles, CA – The Filipino Ministry of the Archdiocese of Los Angeles will have a good time its seventeenth Marian Santacruzan May Crowning on Saturday May 14, 2022 at 2:00 PM on the Cathedral of our Woman of the Angels, situated at 555 W. Temple St., Los Angeles, CA 90012.
Rev. Fr. Rodel G Balagtas would be the celebrant, Liaison of the Filipino Ministry of the Archdiocese of Los Angeles and Pastor of Incarnation Church in Glendale.
The Santacruzan was first held within the 1800’s at Malolos, Bulacan within the Philippines. It’s a non secular procession commemorating the hunt of Queen Helena of Constantinople and her son, Constantine the Nice’s, to find the True Cross: the cross that’s mentioned to be the one upon which Jesus was crucified. It has since grow to be a part of Filipino custom targeted on the youth and their devotion to emulate the Blessed Virgin Mary.
The celebration will encompass the presentation of the “Sagalas”, younger women and girls that comprise the Court docket of Honor for the procession of the Blessed Mary. That is adopted by a celebration of the Eucharistic Mass and thereafter the coronation of the Blessed Virgin Mary, Queen of Peace. The Flower Providing of youth members within the Archdiocese concludes this Catholic celebration.
Led by the Filipino Ministry, numerous non secular and devotional teams, quite a few group, cultural, civic and non-profit organizations are anticipated to hitch with their banners along with their Virgin Mary icons. Advisable apparel is Filipiniana.
A 6:30 PM dinner-dance reception will comply with at Casa Italiana situated at 1051 N. Broadway, Los Angeles, CA 90012. For inquiries about tickets and memento program ads please name Santacruzan Occasion Chair Arnel Bailon at (818)310-3663.