This is one of a thirty part exposé on the Children of the Legion. This group of women, then girls, in the Regnum Christi, share their stories of abuse, neglect and the aftermath of being children in the Regnum Christi. For a complete list of stories to date, view Children of the Legion.
I arrived at college as avid an RC member as ever. My roommate was RC also, and we intended to support each other. That was tested right away, as we found out that our college had banned Regnum Christi from campus and would not allow Legionary priests on campus either. (At the time this was very puzzling to me. Who could possibly object to RC, especially on our nearest RC center was hours away. And worst of all, when we called the consecrated there and asked if they would be willing to come to our area ever, they told us, “Start a team yourselves. Continue reading