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Conditions of Active Membership

The Legion Of Mary is open to all Catholics who:
(a) faithfully practise their religion
(b) are animated by the desire to fulfil their role in the Church's apostolate of bringing Christ to the world;
(c) are prepared to fulfil each and every duty which active membership of the Legion involves as described below:

"Legionary duty requires from each legionary:

First, the punctual and regular attendance at the weekly meetings of the praesidium, and the furnishing there of an adequate and audible report on the work done;
Second, the daily recitation of the Catena;
Third, the performance of a substantial active legionary work, in the spirit of faith, and in union with Mary, in such fashion that in those worked for and in one’s fellow-members, the Person of our Lord is once again seen and served by Mary, his Mother;
Fourth, absolute respect for the confidential nature of many matters discussed at the meeting or learned in connection with the legionary work.”

Active Membership is divided into two degrees.

The Primary Degree: The Active Members - 
This service consists in fulfilling the above mentioned requirements.

Higher Degree: The Praetorian Member - 
It comprises those who, in addition to the regular duties of active members, will
(a) recite daily all the prayers of the tessera and in addition
(b) agree to attend Mass and receive Holy Communion daily, and to recite daily an Office approved by the Church.









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