The Rule Revision Commission has completed the revision of the first five chapters of The Rule. There has been a major rewriting of Chapter Five, "The Life of Prayer," to be replaced by the title "Spiritual Life," upon approval by the General Chapter, and will be based on the Interior Life section of the Documents [...]
Father Anthony Cordeiro, O.P. (former Brother Stephen Ignatius of the San Francisco District) died September 27, 2010 from cancer. FUNERAL ARRANGEMENTS:Friday, October 11:00 p.m.St. Dominic's Church 475 E. I Street, Benecia, CA The rosary will be prayed for him at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, September 30 at St. Dominic's Church.
Five years after Hurricane Katrina devastated parts of Louisiana, Lasallian schools there began a new school year strong while remembering the past. De La Salle High School in New Orleans was closed for more than six weeks following the hurricane. The worldwide Lasallian community inspired the school during the recovery period. Still, De La Salle [...]
Twenty-five incoming ninth graders had their first college experiences this summer with a new program at Saint Mary's University of Minnesota. Countdown to College (C2C) hosts first-generation students for a two-week program during each summer of their high school years to prepare them for higher education. Participant Arshad Williams, a graduate of San Miguel Gary [...]
The Sudanese Catholic Bishops Conference encourages everyone to join in the 101 Days of Prayer for Peace in Sudan from September 21, 2010 to January 1, 2011. After almost half-a-century of civil war, a referendum will be held on January 9, 2011 to determine if northern and southern Sudan will become two separate countries. Solidarity [...]
Brother Phillip DePorter, FSC, of DENA, died on September 19, 2010 at Greater Baltimore Medical Center in Baltimore, MD. FUNERAL ARRANGEMENTS:Wednesday, September 22, 2010 Viewing from 3:00-5:00 p.m. and 7:00-9:00 p.m.Calvert Hall College Student Chapel8102 La Salle RoadBaltimore, MD 21286-8022 Thursday, September 23, 2010Mass of Christian Burial at 10:00 a.m.Immaculate Conception Church200 Ware AvenueTowson, [...]
Brother Regis (Lucian Regis) Morgan, FSC, of the Midwest District, died on September 5, 2010 at Meadowbrook Manor in Bolingbrook, IL. FUNERAL ARRANGEMENTS:Thursday, September 9 Viewing – 4:30 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.Sancta Alberta Chapel: Lewis University Mass of Christian Burial – 7:00 p.m. Friday, September 10Burial9:00 a.m.Resurrection Cemetery, Romeoville, IL MILESTONES:Born James Francis Morgan in Chicago, the [...]