Bishop John McIntyre celebrated Mass and dedicated a statue in Mary’s name at St. Hubert Catholic Girls’ High School last week. The statue came from the now closed All Saints Parish in Philadelphia, which was also the home parish of St. Hubert’s school minister, Father Ronald Check. He led the crowning of Mary in a May procession. (Photos by Sarah Webb)

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Bishop John McIntyre celebrates Mass at St. Hubert’s High School in Northeast Philadelphia.

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Amanda Nolter (left) and fellow junionrs offer one another a sign of peace

Amanda Nolter (left) and fellow juniors offer one another a sign of peace at Mass.

Dr Joanne Walls, principal, distributes communion during mass

Joanne Walls, principal of St. Hubert’s, distributes holy Communion during Mass.

Fr Ronald Check, school minister and member of former All Saints Parish, crowns Mary.

Father Ronald Check, school minister and member of the former All Saints Parish from which the statue was received, crowns Mary.

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The school community and guests gather around the statue of Our Lady of the Highways for the dedication.

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seniors Stephanie Nilsen, Esmerelda Prifti, Jessica Miller and Jennifer Ralston pray during mass

Seniors (from left) Stephanie Nilsen, Esmerelda Prifti, Jessica Miller and Jennifer Ralston pray during Mass.

Fr Ronald Check distributes communion to junior Liz Schule

Father Check distributes Communion to junior Liz Schule.

Members of the student council present Bishop McIntyre with gifts.  He later gave them a gift of a day off.

Members of the St. Hubert student council present Bishop John McIntyre (left) with gifts during his visit to the school and dedication of the statue of Mary May 4. School minister Father Ronald Check stands at center.

Students formed a circle on Torressdale Ave., which was closed, for the blessing

Students form a circle of prayer on Torresdale Avenue, which was closed, for the blessing.

Francis Farrell principal

Francis Farrell, St. Hubert’s president.

After mass the whole school processed to the front of the school where Bishop McIntyre blessed the Our Lady of the Highways state.

After Mass, students lead the entire school community in procession to the front of the school where Bishop McIntyre blessed the Our Lady of the Highways statue.

Bishop McIntyre blesses the staue that was relocated from All Saints Parish to St Hubert High School for Girls

Bishop McIntyre blesses the statue that was relocated from the former All Saints Parish, closed in 2013, to St. Hubert’s.

Junior Liz Schule (right)  and fellow students council members applaud

Junior Liz Schule (right) and fellow students council members applaud the crowning.

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St. Hubert Catholic Girls’ High School on Torresdale Avenue in Northeast Philadelphia.