Centenary Celebration Closing Ceremonies
On August 13, 2022, the San Francisco Senatus celebrated the closing of the Legion of Mary Centenary Anniversary with a Mass of Thanksgiving at Star of the Sea Church in San Francisco. Reverend Father Joseph Illo, pastor of Star of the Sea Church was the celebrant of the Traditional Latin Mass (Missa Cantata) with Rev. Father Goode, Spiritual Director of the San Francisco Senatus giving the Allocutio before the Mass. There were approximately at least 270-300 people in attendance from our nearby Praesidia and Councils (such as the Stockton Comitium, San Jose Comitium, Santa Rosa Spanish Curia, Northwest Coast Korean Comitium, San Mateo County Comitium., Curia de Espanol (East Palo Alto),South San Mateo Curia, SF Mission Excelsior Curia. Oakland Comitium and Monterey Curia, The Mass was followed by a luncheon reception held at the parish grounds. It was a great and blessed day to close our first hundred years. Thank you all for sharing your time and to all the people behind its success.