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.
SPIRITUAL DIRECTORS & PRESIDENTS:
- Pastor, Rev. Daniel N. Gee (Español)
- Orbellina Ortega (Español) | (571) 228.6206 / Nora Guzman | (202) 436-6922
- Parochial Vicar, Rev. Vincent P. Bork (English & Junior)
- Vivian Moran (English & Junior Legion) | firstname.lastname@example.org
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 |
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2017-18 MEETINGS |
- The Patricians' Group Meeting | First Saturdays following the 5:00 PM Novus Ordo Mass. All Catholics are welcome! | Check vestibules / Weekly Bulletin for monthly announcements.
- Next Meeting: October 07, 2017 | Legion of Mary / TBD | Parish Center | 6:00 PM | Light refreshments will be provided (If you arrive before 6:00 PM, please wait and a member of the group will be right with you! Thank you!/Gracias!
- For all meetings not posted on this site, please contact the spiritual director/president(s) of each group.
- Total Consecration - 33 Days St. Louis de Montfort / True Devotion to the Blessed Virgin Mary / True Devotion to the Blessed Virgin Mary: With Preparation for Total Consecration / FORMED - 33 Days of Morning Glory (English & Spanish)
- Sacrament of Penance | Blessed Be God - Devotions for Confession; Spiritual & Corporal Works of Mercy pg. 21-25; pg. 623-645 | Roman Daily Catholic Missal 1962 - Devotions for Confession and Communion pg. 65-97 | Handbook of Prayers-Spiritual Game Plan pg. 8-10; (Student Edition) pg. 4; Guide for a Good Confession pg. 323-336; (Student Edition) pg. 84-87/check vestibules.
PARISH SOURCES : VOCATIONS | TRADITIONAL LATIN MASS | WKLY BULLETIN | MONTHLY NEWSLETTER | RESPECT LIFE GROUP | Please check our St. Rita Parish Library and the Legion of Mary Catholic Literature/Pamphlet box in the Russell Road vestibule.
SOLEMNITIES, FEASTS AND MEMORIALS | MISCELLANEOUS RESOURCES/HAPPENINGS:
- Pope Francis' Monthly Prayer Intention
- Public Messages from Bishop Michael F. Burbidge / Press Releases
- Totus Tuus: We Are Totally Yours, Mary - Saturday, October 14, 2017
- Would you like to go on pilgrimage with St. Rita Parish? Please check Parish Weekly Bulletin and vestibules for more information!
- PRAY FOR VOCATIONS | Run with us! Support Our Seminarians! | St. Thérèse Society
Summorum Pontificum - Letter of His Holiness Benedict XVI / Latin-English Booklet Missal: For Praying the Traditional Mass(Misalito Latin-Español Para Rezar La Misa Tradicional) pg. 2 / IPIETA / IBREVIARY / The Holy See / Votive Masses / Roman Catholic Daily Missal 1962 (RCDM 1962) - The Proper of the Saints pg. 1041-1518; The Proper of the Saints pg. 1041-1518 / Lives of the Saints, Fr. Alban Butler (Available in the Parish Library).
HOLY DAYS OF OBLIGATION IN THE U.S.A (Please check books for all other Countries) |
- Daily Roman Missal - Third Edition - Holy days of Obligation pg. xxxiii (NO-OF - USA ONLY - All Sundays; The Solemnity of Mary, Mother of God, Jan. 1; Thursday of the sixth Week of Easter - The Solemnity of the Ascension; The Solemnity of the Assumption of the BVM, Aug. 15; The Solemnity of All Saints, Nov. 1; The Solemnity of The Immaculate Conception, Dec. 8; The Solemnity of the Nativity of Our Lord Jesus Christ, Dec. 25). For Sat., Mon. and Transfer explanations, please check pg. xxxiii
- Extraordinary Form of the Roman Rite (EF) (Traditional Latin Mass/TLM) Feasts/Solemnities | IPIETA / The Holy See / Roman Catholic Daily Missal 1962 (RCDM 1962) - The Proper of the Saints pg. 1041-1518 / Lives of the Saints, Fr. Alban Butler (Available in the Parish Library)
- Roman Catholic Daily Missal 1962 (RCDM 1962) - The Proper of the Saints pg. 1041-1518; Fasts Throughout the Year. Holy days of Obligation pg. 1-5 (TLM-EF - USA ONLY - All Sundays; The Octave Day of the Nativity, Jan. 1; Ascension Day; The Assumption of the BVM, Aug. 15; The Feast of All Saints, Nov. 1; The Immaculate Conception, Dec. 8; Christmas Day, Dec. 25)
- OCTOBER - Month of The Holy Rosary / The Holy Angels | Legion of Mary | Respect Life / 40 Days For Life - September 27-November 05, 2017 | IWOPF - Oct. 01-09, 2017 | Totus Tuus: We Are Totally Yours, Mary - Saturday, October 14, 2017 | Mary | The Queen of the Holy Rosary - Prayers - Blessed Be God, pg. 287-288 | Nine Day Novena to Saint Teresa of the Infant Jesus (The Little Flower of Jesus) (Sept. 22-Sept.30/ Sept. 23-Oct. 1) - Blessed Be God pg. 314-319 | Handbook of Prayers, Devotions to the Blessed Virgin Mary, pg. 387-478; (Student Edition)149-208| Traditional Indulgenced Novenas | Host the St. Rita Vocations Crucifix / Give a Gift of Prayer to the St. Rita Vocations Prayer Box | Rosary Center | Opus Sanctorum Angelorum | Calendar of Blessings - Catholic Rural Life | IPIETA / IBREVIARY | CATHOLIC CUISINE | GRACE BEFORE MEALS | Check Parish Weekly Bulletin, St. Rita Parish Library and vestibules.
- The Story of Fatima | 13th of each Month (19th of August 4:00 PM): May-October 2017 | Novena For Our Nation - August 15 - October 07, 2017 | 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 | Book Recommendations: 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.
- Sung Vespers (English & Latin) - Friday evenings at 7:00 PM with Confession. 7:00 AM/7:30 PM Novus Ordo Mass - Ad Orientem. Interested in learning more about Vespers? Contact David Sullivan, email@example.com
- First Fridays / First Saturdays - Sacred Heart of Jesus & Immaculate Heart of Mary
- Angelus (Morning/Sunrise/6AM, Noon, and Evening/Sunset/6PM After Pentecost) Latin-English Booklet Missal: For Praying the Traditional Mass (Misalito Latin-Español Para Rezar La Misa Tradicional) pg. 66; Handbook of Prayers - pg. 55-56 (Student Edition pg. 39) - Regina Coeli (Morning/Sunrise/6AM, Noon, and Evening/Sunset/6PM Easter to Pentecost) Latin-English Booklet Missal: For Praying the Traditional Mass(Misalito Latin-Español Para Rezar La Misa Tradicional) pg. 66; RCDM 1962 pg. 116; Handbook of Prayers - Student Edition pg. 39
- Salve Regina (Hail Holy Queen); Handbook of Prayers - pg. 426-427 (Student Edition pg. 170-171); Latin-English Booklet Missal: For Praying the Traditional Mass(Misalito Latin-Español Para Rezar La Misa Tradicional) pg. 50; RCDM 1962 pg. 116; The Holy Rosary; IPIETA / IBREVIARY
- Respect Life Mass | Fourth (4th) Saturday of the Month 8:00 AM
Thank you! Gracias! Deo Grátias!