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© St Augustine Curia, Legion of Mary, November 19, 2020
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OFFICERS St. Augustine Curia
Spiritual Director, Rev. Edward Murphy
President, Sister Ginger Grant
V. P., Sister Priscilla Fonseca
Treasurer, Sister Jan Stevens
Contact St. Augustine Curia
A native of Jacksonville, Fr. Murphy is pastor of Corpus Christi parish, St. Augustine.
Spiritual Director of Legion of Mary councials: Rev. Edward Murphy
HOW CAN WE IMITATE MARY?*
Be patient without envy, kind without offense.
Be without anger, pride or ambition.
Think ill of no one; suffer and tolerate all things.
Do things calmly, peacefully, patiently & with perseverance.
*Words of BVM to Ven. Maria de Jesús of Agreda
News on the Cause of Frank Duff
Below: Fr. W. Aedan McGrath embraced by St. John-Paul in 1979 prior to his return to Asia.
Father W. Aedan McGrath, SSC - 1906-2000
One of the heroes of the Legion of Mary, ranking near Frank Duff, Edel Quinn and Alphie Lambe is Fr. McGrath who worked tirelessly for the Legion in China, England, US, Canada, Philippines and throughout Asia, and was well-known to our webmaster. We have added a brief bio on him in our documents download section. (Click on picture above.) There have been several articles on Father McGrath in recent issues of Maria Legionis. The latest article speaks of the Legionaries in Asia singing
"Totus Tuus Ego Sum"
ST. RAPHAEL IS TO BE INCLUDED IN THE FINAL INVOCATIONS AND NEW HANDBOOK
The proposal to include St. Raphael in the final invocations prayers of the Legion was approved by Concilium. This should be implemented immediately. The new wording is:
V: Saints Michael, Gabriel and Raphael. R: Pray for us.
Pope Francis: "You are strong in the Legion of Mary. Stay strong! Work Hard! Pray of me!"
(Said to Concilium President Mary Murphy in Rome June 20, 2018,
see picture bottom of this page.)
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"The Legion of Mary presents the true face of the Catholic Church"
--Pope Saint John XXIII
"I Love the Legion of
Mary"--Felipe J. Estévez, Bishop of St. Augustine. (See also Endorsements)
The Legion of Mary is a lay organization blessed and approved by the Pope for both men and women to strengthen their faith and love for Mary our Mother and to help evangelize the world by our active works and prayers to bring us all together in unity serving Jesus through Mary.