|Twenty-two RC members (11 couples) gathered at the home of Joe and Deb D’Ettore in New Brunswick on June 14, 2014, for their "Maritime Encounter."|
Regnum Christi members who live in the Canadian “Maritime” provinces
-- Prince Edward Island, Nova Scotia and New Brunswick –
held an encounter last month to review the upcoming Renewal
Process for the First and Second Degree Regnum Christi members.
day opened with song and prayer, reflecting on God’s Word
together and lifting up spontaneous intentions. They also reflected on
the themes of “Christ the King” and the “Sacred Heart
of Jesus” and “how to provide for their spiritual and
apostolic needs while not having active section life due to
Regnum Christi consecrated woman Tawnya Arsenault shared some
of her vocational journey over the last years regarding the
visitation, revision and renewal of the life of the RC
consecrated and Legion of Christ members. Tawnya also answered questions
and led discussion for group discussion about the RC charism,
spirituality, apostolate and common experience over these past 5 years.
Then RC member Deb D’Ettore reviewed the renewal process, which
will begin this fall with the “Illumination” stage, to be
launched at the Atlanta (Georgia) Convention this coming October. Maritime
members will meet following the convention, as will other RC
localities, to begin local discussions.
Deb discussed how the Statute
Revision stage is set to begin in January 2015, with
the local process taking place between through June 2015. In
order for RC members to participate in the statute revision,
they must take part in the beginning stages. The hope
is that all Regnum Christi members who are interested will
Thank you to those who were able to be
present at this encounter (and others like them) and to
those who supported them through prayer. Please continue to keep
the Renewal Process for all localities in your prayers.