First Holy Communion and May Crowning

First Holy Communion

The Parish Family of Nativity BVM welcomes eight new members who have received their First Communion.

By custom, May Crowning of the Blessed Virgin is held on the same day.

Preparing for the Opening Procession

The ministers make their way down the center aisle as Mass begins




Family, Friends and the Parish Community gather to join in the joyous celebration. 

The church is filled with people and prayers for the children.

Renewal of Baptismal Promises


Reading the prayers of petition


Presenting the offertory gifts.


Receiving Jesus Body and Blood for the very first time.

The congregation receiving Communion

The Children's Choir participate in the Communicants' special day


Reception of the Scapular and Pledge of the Parents


May Crowning