Celebrity Guests at San Miguel School in Washington, DC

  Actress Jennifer Lopez and her husband, singer Marc Anthony, surprised students at San Miguel School in Washington, DC, with a visit on Wednesday, October 14. The couple was in town to celebrate Hispanic Hertiage Month with a performance in the White House. They wanted to visit a school program that focuses on Latino children, [...]

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Brother Raphael Philip Thez, RIP

Brother Raphael Philip Thes, FSC, of the San Francisco District passed away on October 12, 2009. Funeral Services will be held on Saturday, October 17, 10: a.m. at Mont La Salle Chapel in Napa, California. Please pray for his eternal rest. MILESTONES Born April 23, 1936, in San Francisco Entered the Novitiate in February 1955 [...]

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Brother Alfred Longnecker, RIP

Brother Alfred Longnecker, FSC of the New Orleans-Santa Fe District joined his creator on October 5, 2009. A Memorial Service Mass will be held on Tuesday, October 13 at 11:15 a.m. in the De La Salle Chapel, Magnolia. MILESTONES Born June 28, 1919 in El Paso, TX. Died October 5, 2009 in Lafayette, LA Entered [...]

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College of Santa Fe Now Under a New Administration

  The College of Santa Fe (CSF) property was recently purchased by the City of Santa Fe and the College is now being leased and operated by Laureate Education. Founded by the Brothers of the Christian Schools in 1859, the College has served the New Mexico in higher education for 134 years. Dr. Stuart Kirk, [...]

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Devastating Floods in the Philippines

Over 200 Dead and Hundreds of Thousands Displaced in the Philippines Due to Floods  Massive rains brought about by a typhoon in Metro Manila, Philippines, on September 26, resulted in devastating floods that killed over 200 people and displaced close to 500,000 residents. After six hours of continuous rain, 80 percent of Metro Manila was [...]

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Report of the Rule Revision Commission

The Report of the Rule Revision Commission to the General Council contains the following highlights: General hopes expressed in anticipation of the review of the Rule touched upon the "genre" that the Rule might employ. Respondents requested that a review of the Rule employ more Gospel- and Founder-based language in preference to prescriptive directions. There [...]

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