Fr. Jason Smith, LC was ordained at St Mary Major in Rome on December 23, 2006. As a seminarian he studied classical humanities at the Novitiate of the Legionaries of Christ in Cheshire CT, philosophy at Our Lady of Thornwood, in NY, and theology at Regina Apostolorum in Rome. After ordination, he dedicated six years to youth work in the NY Tri-State by running the Regnum Christi Mission Corps, a program for college aged missionaries; he also directed various high school ministries, and he was a spiritual director during the summer discernment programs for the Legionaries of Christ.
Currently, Fr. Jason is an associate pastor at the Basilica of Saint Patrick’s Old Cathedral, works with the Regnum Christi movement, is active in marriage prep and marriage ministry, is a contributor at the Regnum Christ Spirituality Center, and has a social media presence on Instagram at @frjasonsmith.