In Latin, Tessera had the particular meaning of a tally or token which was divided among friends in order that they or their descendants might always recognise. Tessera Antiphon. Who is she that comes forth as the morning rising, fair as the moon, bright as the sun, terrible as an army set in battle array? (Make the Sign of . Legion of Mary Tessera. OPENING PRAYERS. (Make the Sign of the Cross). In the name of the Father, etc. Come, 0 Holy Spirit, fill the hearts of Your faithful, and .
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Pray for us, O holy Mother of God. The meaning of the grades is only a desire for a more devotional life, not for higher status. Prayer is the bond which thus unites all hearts and voices, making them as one. It gives a formation that is meant to influence every department of life and every hour of that life.
God our Father, pour out the gifts of Your Holy Spirit on the world. We fly to your patronage, O holy Mother of God; despise not our prayers in our necessities, but legiion deliver maary from all dangers, O glorious and blessed Virgin.
Opening Prayers We make the Sign of the Cross saying And my tongue shall announce Your praise. EngvarB from May Use dmy legiln from May Articles containing Latin-language text Wikipedia articles needing clarification from October All articles with unsourced statements Articles with unsourced statements from September All articles with vague or ambiguous time Vague or ambiguous time from September Active members regularly attend the weekly sessions of their Praesidium and pray daily the prayer of the Legion, the Catena Legioniswhich consists essentially of the Magnificat and some shorter prayers.
O God, Who by the light of the Holy Spirit dost instruct the hearts of the faithful, grant us by this same Spirit to relish what is right and ever to rejoice in His consolation, through Jesus Christ, our Lord. You, O Lord, will open my lips. During meetings, all the prayers of the Tessera are said. Saints Peter and Paul R. Retrieved 16 June Then, the Catena Legionis is teseera, and the Spiritual Director or, if absent, the President holds a short sermon about spiritual matters allocutio.
Today, active and auxiliary praying members make up a total of over 10 million members worldwide, making it the largest apostolic organisation of lay people in the Catholic Church.
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O Lord, make haste to help me. Through the same Christ our Lord. It has control over the whole Legion. Finally, the new tasks for the legionaries are distributed. The legionary who is only a legionary for the duration of the meeting and the work assigned to him is not living the spirit of the Legion. You sent the Spirit on Your Church to begin the teaching of the gospel: Make the Sign of the Cross In the name of the Father, etc. Catholic catechesis Catholic higher education Catholic youth work Catholic campus ministry Catholic charities Lists of Catholics.
Rejoice, O Virgin Maryd; Rejoice a thousand times!
They are considered Juniors and may hold any office except President in their Praesidium. Render the Almighty favorable to us. My spirit rejoices in God, my Saviour. The main apostolate of the Legion is activities directed towards Catholics and non-Catholics encouraging them in their faith or inviting them to become Teessera.
On the front ends of the cloth are two candlesticks with burning candles. These prayers are said by active members at their weekly meeting and are divided up into lsgion parts during the meeting; The Rosary, the Catena and the concluding prayers. Confer, O Lord, on us, who serve beneath the standard of Mary, that fullness of lsgion in You and trust in her, to which it is given to conquer the world. Glory be to thee, O refuge of sinners!
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For all sessions, the Altar of the Legion is set up. These so aid intercommunication as to be quite indispensable. Membership is open to those who belong to the Catholic Church and believe in its teaching.
Glory be to thee, O Mediatrix between God and man! Its stated mission is for active members to serve God under the banner of Mary by the corporal and spiritual works of Mercyas mentioned in Chapter 33 of the Legion of Mary Handbook.
Rejoice, Tewsera Virgin Maryd; Rejoice a thousand times!.
The Legion of Mary Latin: Legio Mariae is an international association of members of the Roman Catholic Church who serve it on a voluntary basis. Lead us with thee to the joys of Heaven.
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This page was last edited on 3 Kfat O God, Whose only-begotten Son, by His life, death and resurrection, has purchased for us the rewards of eternal salvation; grant, we beseech You, that meditating upon these mysteries in the most holy Rosary of the Blessed Virgin Mary, we may imitate what they contain, and obtain what they promise. That vocation has its source in Baptism. Praetoriansa higher grade of active membership, pray, in addition to their duties as active members, the Rosary, the Divine Office and go to Holy Mass daily.