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Legionaries of Christ elect new leaders, issue apology

Feb 6, 2014

By Elise Harris

The Legionaries of Christ revealed the names of their new general council on Feb. 6, also issuing a formal apology... Read more

The Legionaries of Christ are meeting in this General Chapter room during closed door sessions for most of January.

Legionaries seek to continue service with 'renewed enthusiasm'

Jan 10, 2014

By Elise Harris

As the Legionaries meet in Rome for their General Chapter, spokesman Fr. Benjamin Clariond voiced the congregation's hopes for a... Read more

Cardinal Velasio De Paolis gives the homily during the opening Mass of the Legionaries’ General Chapter on January 8, 2014.

Legionaries begin first general chapter to revise constitutions

Jan 9, 2014

By Elise Harris

Earlier this morning the Legionaries of Christ began their first Extraordinary General Chapter meeting to draft and approve their new... Read more

Help purify Legion of Christ, cardinal tells new priests

Dec 20, 2013

Cardinal Velasio de Paolis told 31 new priests of Legionaries of Christ that their perseverance shows “the love of Christ”... Read more

Legion of Christ reaffirms commitment to addressing sex abuse

Dec 5, 2013

The acting general director of the Legion of Christ has shared the steps the order has taken to prevent sexual... Read more

Legion of Christ general counselor resigns

Nov 7, 2013

Father Deomar De Guedes has resigned as a general counselor of the Legionaries of Christ, citing a lack of energy... Read more


Legion of Christ update presented to Pope Francis

May 31, 2013

The papal delegate overseeing the Legion of Christ and Regnum Christ met with Pope Francis on Monday to discuss the... Read more