The Legion of Mary

The Legion of Mary at St. Peter's meets every Saturday in Room 105 of the Parish Centre.  For more information about the Legion of Mary at St. Peter's, please email Sabastine.

 

 

 

History

 

The Legion of Mary was founded in Dublin, Ireland on 7 September 1921. It is a lay Catholic organization whose members are giving service to the Church on a voluntary basis in almost every country. The object of the Legion of Mary is the glory of God through the holiness of its members developed by prayer and active co-operation in Mary’s and the Church’s work.

 

The unit of the Legion of Mary is called a praesidium, which holds a weekly meeting, where prayer is intermingled with reports and discussion. Persons who wish to join the Legion must apply for membership in a Praesidium.

 

The Legion sees as its priority the spiritual and social welfare of each individual. The members participate in the life of the parish through the visitation of families, the sick, both in their homes and in hospitals and through collaboration in every apostolic and missionary undertaking sponsored by the parish.

 

Every legionary is required to carry out a weekly apostolic work in the spirit of faith and in union with Mary.

 

The Legion meets every Saturday

Upcoming Events

Legion of Mary Pilgrimage 

The Legion of Mary is sponsoring a pilgrimage to Our Lady of the Rosary Shrine, Merlin Ontario, to celebrate the Feast Day of the Assumption of Mary.

Date: Thursday August 15, 2019

Cost: $30 per person, paid at the time of reservation

Pick up: St. Peter’s – 8:00am

            St. Justin’s – 8:15am

Weekend Masses:

Saturday Vigil - 5:00 pm;

Sunday - 8:30 am, 10:30 am and 12:30 pm

Weekday Mass:

Wednesday 12:00 noon

Confessions:

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St. Peter's Cathedral Basilica

Mailing Address

533 Clarence St.
London, Ontario

N6A 3N1

Telephone 519.432.3475

Fax 519.432.5358

Email basilica@dol.ca

Links

Parish office hours

9:00am to 4:00pm

Monday to Friday