|Two million young people descended on Rome for World Youth Day 2000.|
of Regnum Christi founded Clearwater Academy, in Calgary, Alberta. Since
then, Legionaries and Regnum Christi members have carried out several
programs to assist the Church in Canada through education, evangelization,
and the formation of tomorrow´s priests.
the Legionaries and the consecrated women have communities in Montreal,
where they serve the local parishes – the consecrated women
work with youth and family ministry, and the Legionaries assist
the parish priests with the celebration of the sacraments. The
Legionaries also have a community in Oakville, near Toronto, where
they also help with youth ministry and parish work.
One of the highlights of Regnum Christi work
in eastern Canada is the summer Camp Alizé for girls, with a French version
in Québec and an English version in Ontario. For boys,
there is Camp
Caribou, a ‘survivor’ camp
on the St. Lawrence River.
Two priests and
two consecrated women also work in Calgary,
AB each month, where they help with local Regnum Christi
events and provide spiritual services at Clearwater Academy. Regnum Christi members run two medieval-themed summer camps
in Alberta each year: Camp Archātheos for
boys and Camp Captivenia for girls. During the year, they keep busy with
marriage renewal retreats and Challenge and Conquest clubs, among other
This is just a taste of how
Regnum Christi members are supporting the Catholic Church across Canada
– an endeavor which began 20 years ago and continues
stronger each year, thanks to the dedication of laypeople, Legionaries,
and consecrated members.
end of Canada to the other, from Nova Scotia to
British Colombia, the Legionaries of Christ and the members of
Regnum Christi live out their mission of loving Christ, serving
people and building the Church.
For more information, go to our Facebook page at https://www.facebook.com/LCRC.Canada.
To contact the Legion
of Christ in Canada, write to:
Legionaries of Christ
PO Box 21026
31. 9th Street East
Cornwall, Ontario K6H 6RO