THE LEGION OF CHRIST
The Legion of Christ is a religious congregation of pontifical right,
founded in 1941. Its mission is to extend the Kingdom of Christ in
society according to the requirements of Christian justice and charity,
and in close collaboration with the Catholic bishops and the pastoral
plans of each diocese. Today, the Legion has more than 800 priests
and 2,500 major and minor seminarians, with houses in 22 countries.