Brother William Spellman, RIP

Brother William Spellman, FSC, of the District of Eastern North America (DENA), died August 10, 2014, in Lincroft, NJ. He was 84 years old. FUNERAL ARRANGEMENTS: Thursday, August 14, 2014 10:00 a.m. – 3:30 p.m., Visitation 12:15 p.m., Prayer of Remembrance De La Salle Hall 810 Newman Springs Road Lincroft, NJ 07738-1608 Friday, August 15, [...]

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Brother Martin O’Connell, RIP

Brother Martin O’Connell, FSC, of the District of Eastern North America (DENA), died August 10, 2014, in Scarborough, Ontario, Canada. He was 94 years old. FUNERAL ARRANGEMENTS: Wednesday, August 13, 2014 2:00 p.m., Visitation 7:00 p.m., Prayer Service La Salle Manor 61 Fairfax Crescent Scarborough, Ontario, Canada M1L 1Z7 Thursday, August 14, 2014 11:00 a.m., [...]

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Brother Patrick Dowd, RIP

Brother Patrick Dowd, FSC, of the District of Eastern North America (DENA), died August 8, 2014, in Lincroft, NJ. He was 94 years old. FUNERAL ARRANGEMENTS: Tuesday, August 12, 2014 10:00 a.m. – 3:30 p.m., Visitation 12:15 p.m., Prayer of Remembrance De La Salle Hall 810 Newman Springs Road Lincroft, NJ 07738-1608 Wednesday, August 13, [...]

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‘When the Game Stands Tall’ to be Released Soon

"When the Game Stands Tall," a movie based on the true story of football Coach Bob Ladouceur and the record-breaking 151-game winning streak with the De La Salle High School Spartans in Concord, California, will be released nationwide on August 22, 2014. Ladouceur is not only known for the winning streak, but also for teaching [...]

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Three Brothers Profess First Vows

(L-R) Brothers David Deradoorian, Roberto Martinez and Patrick Martin On Saturday, August 2, 2014, David Deradoorian, Roberto Martinez and Patrick Martin pronounced first vows as members of the Institute of the Brothers of the Christian Schools—Fratres Scholarum Christianarum (FSC). Brother Patrick and Brother Roberto, from the District of San Francisco New Orleans (SFNO), [...]

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Back-to-School Resources for Lasallians

As a new academic year gets underway, Lasallian educators around the Lasallian Region of North America (RELAN) are heading back to their ministries. Check out the resources below to find helpful tools for orientation and other activities. Words of the Founder: 100 Short Quotations - St. John Baptist de La Salle, Compiled by Nicholas Hutchinson, FSC For [...]

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Youth Strengthen Lasallian Bond Throughout Region

DENA Lasallian Youth Assembly The summer months offer opportunities for Lasallian Youth to come together in their Districts and grow in association with others of similar faith, engage in activities and projects, listen to knowledgeable speakers, and work together to strengthen their bond in the Lasallian mission. This year, hundreds of youth, moderators [...]

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Brother Frank Walsh, RIP

Brother Frank Walsh, FSC, Ph.D., of the Midwest District, died August 5, 2014, in Winona, MN. He was 90 years old. FUNERAL ARRANGEMENTS: Saturday, August 9, 2014 9:00 a.m., Visitation 10:30 a.m., Funeral Mass Saint Thomas More Chapel Saint Mary’s University of Minnesota 700 Terrace Heights Winona, MN 55987 Interment will follow Mass Saint Mary’s [...]

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Continued Prayers for Bethlehem University

Continued prayers are needed for Bethlehem University in the Holy Land and its graduates in light of recent violence in Gaza. On Thursday, August 7, General Councilor Brother Timothy Coldwell, FSC, sent this message asking Lasallians to pray in solidarity with Bethlehem University to show the students, alumni, faculty and staff they are not alone. [...]

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Orientation Animates Lasallian Volunteers

In order to ensure a smooth transition into a year of community living and effective service, this year’s cohort of 45 Lasallian Volunteers (LVs) gathered for Orientation July 21 – 31, 2014, at Lewis University in Romeoville, IL, marking the beginning of the 2014 – 2015 service year. Thirty first-year LVs and 15 second-year LVs [...]

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