For current Regnum Christi members in every state of life, as well for inquirers and future members, the Statutes of the Federation will remain a firm reference point as we journey forward together serving the Church. And so, a short introduction to the Statutes - a presentation of their critical numbers and concepts, and of the new doors they open for living out the Regnum Christi vocation - could be a useful tool. That is what this Regnum Christi essay, What Is Regnum Christi? will attempt to provide.
Different people will answer that question, what is Regnum Christi, in different ways, because each person’s experience of Regnum Christi is unique. Nevertheless, those different answers will have certain essential elements in common. The Statutes enshrine those common elements in legal language; this Essay attempts to explain them in practical and existential terms.