Retreat Leads into Week of Informative Reports

Father Robert Prevost Our retreat, which concluded on Saturday evening, marked the end of the opening week of the General Chapter. In the midst of our days of retreat, Father Robert Prevost quoted from the Acts of the Apostles (2:42-47) saying, "All who believed were together and had all things in common." It [...]

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New President Selected for De La Salle North Catholic

Timothy G. Hennessy has been selected as the new president of De La Salle North Catholic High School in Portland, OR. He succeeds Matthew Powell, the founding president of the school, who is leaving to become executive director of the Lasallian Christian Brothers Fund at Mont La Salle in Napa, CA. Hennessy previously served at [...]

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Transitions Underway at San Miguel Providence

After 20 years of leadership at The San Miguel School of Providence, Brother Lawrence Goyette, FSC, will step down at the end of the academic year. San Miguel has appointed Mark Carty as the next executive director to lead the all-boys middle school that currently serves 64 students. "It is with bittersweet emotions that I [...]

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45th General Chapter – Updates from Brother Robert Schieler

Brother Robert Schieler, FSC, General Councilor for the Lasallian Region of North America (RELAN), is providing frequent updates from the 45th General Chapter. You can find his updates on this page. Click here for more resources on the General Chapter, including updates from other delegates. Celebrating Founder’s Day (May 15) Greetings on Founder’s Day, the [...]

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45th General Chapter: Creatively Serving the Poor

The second day of the General Chapter concluded with a keynote address by Superior General Brother Álvaro Rodríguez Echeverría, FSC. He shared his experience and the experience of the Institute through his eyes from the past 21 years, seven of which were as the Vicar General and 14 as the Superior General. Brother Álvaro addresses [...]

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Papers/Presentations Wanted for Research Symposium

2013 Research Symposium: (L-R) Alan Weyland, Brother Robert Schieler, Dr. Greg Kopra The planning committee for the third annual Symposium on Lasallian Research is accepting proposals for papers or presentations to be presented at the symposium. It will be held September 28 - 30, 2014, at the Saint Mary’s University of Minnesota Twin [...]

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De La Salle HS (Concord) Dedicates Founder’s Statue

Photo by Robert Rothgery A new St. John Baptist de La Salle statue has been installed at De La Salle High School in Concord, CA. The school community gathered for a special dedication ceremony on March 4, 2014, where the school’s President Mark DeMarco announced that the statue was dedicated to all the [...]

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Brother Talbot Ramsbottom, RIP

Brother Talbot Ramsbottom, FSC, of the District of Eastern North America (DENA), died April 16, 2014, at De La Salle Hall in Lincroft, NJ. He was 81 years old. FUNERAL ARRANGEMENTS: Thursday, April 24, 2014 1:30 – 3:30 p.m., Visitation De La Salle Hall 810 Newman Springs Road Lincroft, NJ 07738-1608 Saturday, April 26, 2014 [...]

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San Miguel HS Appoints New Principal

San Miguel High School in Tucson, AZ, has announced a new principal for the 2014 – 2015 school year. John Omernik has been appointed to the position and has an extensive background in education, including working in schools for underserved youth. Omernik’s Lasallian connection began in 2001 when he served at De Marillac Academy in [...]

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45th General Chapter: It is Also Our Work

The theme of the 45th General Chapter – "This work is the Lord’s and it is also our work" – comes from a 1714 letter of the principal Brothers in Paris to Saint La Salle while he was in the south of France at a place called Parmenie. De La Salle had gone to Parmenie [...]

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