|Legionaries and LC brothers on mission in NYC|
York City, NY -- Regnum Christi families, members of the
RC Mission Corps and Mission Youth, Legionaires and RC consecrated
women were busy evangelizing in New York City during Holy
Msgr. Don Sakano,
pastor of St. Patrick’s Old Cathedral, said, “Due to all
the street evangelization here during Holy Week, we at the
Old Cathedral will be experiencing the ‘buzz’ for weeks. I cannot begin to tell you about the many
stories I have heard already and will hear from local
people about your outstanding presence in the neighborhood.
It is truly unique, but one we should do more
often (hint, hint.)”
Along with many other
activities, Mission Youth members sponsored a prayerful walk through Manhattan
carrying a large wooden cross on Good Friday.
They talked with bystanders and accepted prayer intentions which they
nailed to the cross. Click here for the
The members of the
RC Mission Corps and Mission Youth also staged a dramatic
recreation of the Stations of the Cross in the Soho
area, starting and ending at St. Patrick’s. Click
here to see the video.
The NYC Legionaries
contains a page of pictures and testimonies about the missionaries’
experiences. Click here to read these. Pictures
and testimonies are also available on the RC NY Facebook page. Also on the website are special meditations on
certain aspects of Christ’s passion written by Legionaries and RC
consecrated women. To read them, click here.
|RC missionaries act out Christ's passion in streets of New York|
Fr. Michael Brisson LC,
coordinator for RC apostolate in the New York area, is
thankful for the hard work of Steve and Evelyn Auth
and other Regnum Christi families from New Jersey who organized
all the mission activities.
Great job one and all!