Two St. Francis Xavier Students win the AZ Rosary Poster Contest


The Arizona Rosary Celebration is in it 42nd year in the Phoenix Diocese. In an effort to continue the education of children about the Rosary Celebration, the Diocese of Phoenix has asked students in Kindergarten – eighth grade to participate in the annual contest.

This year the theme was My Family Praying before Our Lady of Fatima. St. Francis Xavier is proud two of their students were selected as contest winners: Olivia Bartos, Kindergarten and Lauren Lum Lung, fourth grade student. Olivia and Lauren had lunch with Bishop Olmsted on Thursday, December 14. Olivia said, “She got to explain her rosary poster to the Bishop and he showed her his ring that had a matching cross with a heart (just like in her drawing). Olivia thought that was very cool.” The Bishop visited with each contest winner during the luncheon. Lauren Lum Lung said, “She really enjoyed being able to visit with Bishop Olmsted, and the opportunity of explaining her poster to him.”

85,536 total views, 2 views today



Check Also

Biltmore Prep Academy Celebrates Mexico’s Independence Day

The students, staff and families at Biltmore Preparatory Academy celebrated Mexico’s Independence Day as part …

Phoenix Country Day School Speech & Debate Team

Pictured (left to right): Siena Liljegren 8th grade: Poetry National Champion; Yash Wadwekar 8th grade: …