Legion Of Christ

February 26, 2014

Legion of Christ Completes Extraordinary General Chapter

Cardinal Velasio De Paolis says the congregation has dealt with the questions concerning its disgraced founder, ‘the one issue to which all the rest of the questions were connected.’

February 6, 2014

The Legion of Christ Elects New Leader

Looking to move past the scandal involving its late founder, the congregation’s leaders have also issued a long-awaited apology to abuse victims and made extensive revisions to its constitutions.

December 19, 2013

What Does the Future Hold for the Legion of Christ?

Exclusive interview with its acting general director, Father Sylvester Heereman.

December 19, 2013

The Legion of Christ Contemplates Its Future


November 6, 2013

Senior Leader in Legionaries of Christ Resigns

October 7, 2013

Reform and Renewal: Legion of Christ General Chapter Set for January

Cardinal Velasio De Paolis revealed that the Legionaries will create a new constitution and elect new leadership to move forward from a wounded past.

May 30, 2013

Legion of Christ, Regnum Christi Begin Stage of Prayer and Penance

Representatives of Regnum Christi will soon hold a meeting in Rome, while, this summer, territorial assemblies will be held to revise the draft of the Constitution of the Legionaries.

May 15, 2012

Legionary Priest Admits Fathering Child and Issues Apology

Father Thomas Williams is leaving public ministry for 1 year.

May 14, 2012

Vatican Investigates Legion of Christ Priests

Seven allegations of sexual abuse, with most of the allegations concerning decades-old incidents, under review.

February 17, 2012

St. Pius X: Study Aquinas!, How the Catholic Church is Cool, The Black Nazarene, and much more!

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February 16, 2012

Changes Seen Within Regnum Christi

A leader of consecrated women in the Legionaries of Christ’s lay branch, Regnum Christi, has submitted her resignation. Some consecrated women within the congregation have asked the Vatican to let them live out their vows under a bishop, not as part of the Legion.

July 20, 2011

Father Garza, Father Maciel and the Legion

In an exclusive interview with the Register, the embattled congregation’s No. 2 man discusses the founder, the scandal surrounding him and how the Legion of Christ is struggling through this period of reform.

July 18, 2011

Legion of Christ's Vicar General Resigns

Father Luis Garza will leave Rome to head the ‘Legion Territory of North America.’

June 27, 2011

Eucharistic Adoration Can Transform a Chuch, LOC Leadership May Leave, Holy Click, and much more!

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June 21, 2011

Go-To Investigator on the Dallas Charter

Archbishop Chaput discusses his approach to combating sexual abuse.

May 1, 2010

The Future of the Legionaries of Christ

Full Text of the Holy See’s Statement

April 4, 2010

Legionaries of Christ Apologize

Founder’s Actions Called ‘Reprehensible’

December 22, 2008

New Legion Priests Ordained