LEGION OF MARY | LEGIO MARIAE
Blessed is she who believed | Beata quae credidit | Luke 1:45
Founded in Dublin, Ireland on September 7, 1921 by Frank Duff, Legion of Mary is a world-wide apostolate organization of lay Catholic men and women. The mission of Legion of Mary is to lead people to Jesus Christ by protecting, honoring and loving Mary, Mother of God. Through prayer, spiritual work and guidance of priests, members learn to foster greater knowledge, faith, hope and love of Mary and Jesus.
Pastor, Rev. Daniel N. Gee (Español)
Parochial Vicar, Rev. Vincent P. Bork (English & Junior)
PRAESIDIUM WEEKLY MEETINGS:
Español | Our Lady of Guadalupe | Adults | Lunes 5:45-7 PM | Parish Ctr.
Español Curia Legión de María | Sábado 9 AM-1 PM | Pasillo de la Escuela
Junior | Immaculate Conception | Under 18 | Thur. 4-6 PM | Parish Center
English | Our Lady of the Holy Rosary | Adults | Sat. 8:45-10:15 AM | Parish Ctr.
Arlington Regia | First Sunday 2 PM |
JOIN US AND BRING FRIENDS!
If you are interested in learning about ALL OUR SPIRITUAL WORKS OF MERCY, please attend a WEEKLY Meeting (see above) or directly contact the spiritual director/president(s)/members of each group. Legion of Mary work varies from parish to parish depending on the needs of the Pastor.
Active Members: we pray & work
Auxiliary Members: we just pray
THE PATRICIANS (First (1st) Saturday of the month). Check Parish Weekly Bulletin for monthly topics the week prior. (This is one of the many work options that our Legionaries are assigned. Please attend a WEEKLY Meeting at either the Spanish/English speaking groups (see above) to learn more or directly contact the spiritual director/president(s)/members of each group. | Meet at the Parish Center after the 5 PM Vigil Mass (N.O.) (Approx. 6:00 PM - Please ring the door bell if a member is not present to greet). Light refreshments are provided.
PILGRIM VIRGIN | Following the plead of the Virgin of Fatima, the english speaking Legion of Mary is also bringing the Pilgrim Virgin to the homes of any parishioner interested in hosting and praying the holy rosary with the Blessed Mother for a week, on the last day of the Virgin visit, their homes can be enthroned to the Sacred Heart of Jesus and Mary. Please contact Sr. Maria to schedule a visit at firstname.lastname@example.org. It is a sign of predestination to have the visit of the Blessed Virgin in our homes.
If you have a child in the Junior Immaculate Conception english speaking Legion of Mary, please ask Sr. Maria about their Pilgrim Statue.
For parishioners in the Our Lady of Guadalupe spanish speaking Legion of Mary, please ask Fr. Gee about their Pilgrim Statue.
ACIES | THANK YOU to everyone who came out to the March 2019 ACIES. Hope to see everyone in 2020!
MASS, CONFESSION & SACRAMENTS |
Divine Mercy Sunday | Sunday, April 28, 2019
Novena & Holy Hour at St. Rita begins Friday, April 19, 2019, 3:00 PM | Details on flyers and pamphlets available at all vestibules.
For those who are traveling | The Divine Mercy
For the hospital/homebound/etc. | St. Rita Legion of Mary (English & Spanish) or the closest group nearest to your family for reading material/images of the Divine Mercy.
Books on the Rosary: The Secret of the Rosary, St. Louis De Montfort - Translator - Mary Barbour, T.O.P; Praying the Rosary (English, Spanish, Vietnamese, Tagalog), Br. Zachary Wilberding, O.S.B.; The Rosary with Fra Angelico and Giotto, Domenico Marcucci; Understanding the Latin Prayers of the Rosary (Audio CD and Book), Marion P. Smedberg (No longer available in print)
The Story of Fatima | 13th of each Month (19th of August 4:00 PM)The prayer requested of Our Lady of Fatima to be said after each decade of the Rosary - Latin-English Booklet Missal: For Praying the Traditional Mass(Misalito Latin-Español Para Rezar La Misa Tradicional) pg. 67
SOLEMNITIES, FEASTS AND MEMORIALS | SUPPLEMENTAL RESOURCES/HAPPENINGS:
PRAY FOR VOCATIONS! | Please continue prayers for those who renew their consecrations daily/monthly/yearly or for the first time during Marian days throughout the Liturgical Year!
ARLINGTON DIOCESE: ARLINGTON DIOCESE
Thank you! Gracias! Deo Grátias!