La Salle University Offers First Doctor of Theology Program in Philadelphia

La Salle University has started a doctoral program in theology which is the first in the Philadelphia area offering the study of Roman Catholic theology, spirituality and ministry. La Salle is offering the degree in response to requests for a degree in theology beyond the master’s. The Th.D. program is intended for working professionals to [...]

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San Miguel Chicago Rocks Fundraising Success

More than 700 guests packed Chicago’s House of Blues to hear REO Speedwagon and raise money for San Miguel School Chicago. The 6th annual School Rocks! benefit concert brought in more than $475,000 for San Miguel students and the community. The Special Initiative Scholarship Challenge held just before REO Speedwagon took the stage raised $30,000 [...]

By | 2017-06-06T23:23:52+00:00 November 29th, 2012|News, Schools/Ministries|Comments Off on San Miguel Chicago Rocks Fundraising Success

Postulants Make Promises

Three young men took another step in the journey as they answer the call to the Brothers’ vocation. Postulants Johnathon Emanuelson and Mark Engelmeyer from the Midwest District made their First Promises during a special liturgy at Jeremy House in Philadelphia, PA, on October 20. David Deradoorian from the District of Eastern North America (DENA) [...]

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Lasallians Inspired to Think Globally at Huether Conference

International awareness, service learning, global engagement and social justice are just some of the topics that captured the attention of the more than 200 participants, exhibitors, and presenters attending the Huether Lasallian Conference November 15 - 17 in Washington, D.C. The 39th annual event featured the theme "Faith in Action: Global Engagement through Lasallian Education" [...]

By | 2017-06-06T23:23:52+00:00 November 21st, 2012|News, Regional, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Lasallians Inspired to Think Globally at Huether Conference

Update on Bethlehem University

Once again, Bethlehem University in the Holy Land is in a precarious situation in the current fighting between Israel and Gaza. Two rockets have landed close to Bethlehem during the intense firing of rockets/missiles, which has been going on for several days now. No injuries have been reported. For the sake of security, Bethlehem University [...]

By | 2017-06-06T23:23:52+00:00 November 20th, 2012|International, Schools/Ministries|Comments Off on Update on Bethlehem University

Brother James Rieck, RIP

Brother James Rieck of the District of Eastern North America passed away November 17, 2012 at Abington Hospice in Warminster, PA. Watch video tribute. FUNERAL ARRANGEMENTS: Friday, November 23, 2012 La Salle College High School 8605 Cheltenham Avenue Wyndmoor, PA 19038-7199 Viewing from 1:00 - 6:30 p.m. [Auditorium] Mass of Christian Burial at 7:00 p.m. [...]

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SMU President Brother William Mann, FSC, Honored with Brother John Johnston, FSC Award

(L-R) General Councilor Brother Robert Schieler, Brother William Mann, and Executive Director of the Office of Lasallian Education Dr. Maggie McCarty The Office of Lasallian Education honored Brother William Mann, FSC, D.Min., president of Saint Mary's University of Minnesota, with the Brother John Johnston, FSC Award at the Distinguished Lasallian Educator Awards Banquet [...]

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Congratulations to the 2012 Distinguished Lasallian Educators

Congratulations to the 2012 Distinguished Lasallians Educators! They were honored Saturday, November 17 at a banquet held at the conclusion of the Huether Lasallian Conference in Washington, D.C. At the same event, Brother William Mann, FSC, D.Min., president of Saint Mary’s University of Minnesota, was honored with the Brother John Johnston, FSC Award. Click here [...]

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Lasallian Work Worldwide Spotlighted on Final Day

Lasallians came together Saturday, November 17 for the final day of the Huether Lasallian Conference in Washington, D.C. featuring prayer, breakout sessions, and a keynote speech by General Councilor Brother Jorge Gallardo de Alba. The Regional Vocations Formation Committee organized the morning’s prayer which included a reading from Circular 461 "Associated for the Lasallian Mission… [...]

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Keynote Speech and Breakout Sessions Highlight Day Two of Huether

The second day of the Huether Lasallian Conference started Friday, November 16 with another inspirational keynote speech which provided Lasallians with more ideas on how they can put their faith into action. Dr. Maryann Cusimano Love, IPR Fellow at The Catholic University of America in Washington, D.C., related personal stories of people living in places [...]

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