Celebrating the Year of Consecrated Life

The Year of Consecrated Life will begin in November 2014, focusing on renewal for women and men in consecrated life, thanksgiving among the church for the lives of service of brothers, sisters, priests and nuns, as well as an invitation to young Catholics to consider a religious vocation. Read more >

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Resources for the 2014 Advent Season

Advent begins the Church’s liturgical year and leads us to Christmas. During this time, you are invited to utilize the following resources and tools for inspiration and guidance. If you have a resource to share, please email it to communications@lasallian.info.   Meditations by St. John Baptist de La Salle for each Sunday in Advent: Meditation [...]

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Huether: Witness to the Lasallian Mission

Jane Nitschke participates in a breakout session. Excitement, inspiration and a sense of community filled Lasallians as they headed back to their ministries following the Huether Lasallian Conference in Chicago. "This is awesome. I’ve had a lot of fun," said Jane Nitschke, a religious studies teacher at La Salle Catholic College Preparatory in [...]

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Congratulations to the 2014 Distinguished Lasallian Educators

Congratulations to this year’s Distinguished Lasallian Educators! The seven awards were presented on Saturday, November 22 at a banquet at the Holiday Inn Chicago Mart Plaza, held at the conclusion of the 2014 Huether Lasallian Conference. Get more Huether highlights > Each year, educators from the Districts are selected by their ministries and recognized for their [...]

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Final Day of Huether Motivates Participants to Take Action

The concluding day of the 41st Huether Lasallian Conference in Chicago brought Lasallians together for morning prayer and a final general session that featured an eye-opening, motivational presentation from John Donahue-Grossman November 22. Prayer, organized by the Regional Vocation Formation Committee, centered on the power of invitation and asking God to open hearts to hope, [...]

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Huether Builds Momentum on Day Two

Dr. Carole Eipers used props to illustrate points. Following an inspiring opening to the Huether Lasallian Conference on Thursday, Dr. Carole Eipers wowed participants with her address Friday, November 21. Intertwining humor and powerful messages, Eipers brought participants to their feet at the end of her presentation. Eipers, who is vice president and [...]

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Brother James Gaffney Honored with Regional Award

Brother James Gaffney As part of the Huether Lasallian Conference’s opening session on November 20, 2014, the Lasallian Region of North America (RELAN) honored Brother James Gaffney, FSC, D.Min., with the Brother John Johnston, FSC Award. The award honors Brother James, president of Lewis University in Romeoville, Illinois, for his many years of [...]

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Huether Gets Underway with Inspiring Opening Session

An enlightening evening kicked off the Huether Lasallian Conference Thursday, November 20, 2014. More than 300 Lasallians are gathered in Chicago at the Holiday Inn Chicago Mart Plaza for the 41st Huether Conference, which is taking place November 20 – 22 with the theme The Lasallian Mission: Word, Witness & Invitation. Huether officially got underway [...]

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Brother Donat Bergeron, RIP

Brother Donat Bergeron, FSC, of the Francophone Canada District, died on November 13, 2014, in Laval (Québec), Canada. He was 95 years old. FUNERAL ARRANGEMENTS: Wednesday, November 19, 2014 2:00 – 9:00 p.m., Visitation 7:30 p.m., Community Prayer Résidence De La Salle 300, chemin du Bord-de-l’Eau Laval (Québec), Canada Thursday, November 20, 2014 10:00 a.m., [...]

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Initial Formation Gathering Energizes Brothers

(L-R) Brothers Dan Monroe, Stephen Markham, David Deradoorian, Joseph Wright, and Patrick Martin praying "The more I go through the formation process, I am energized and amazed by the extensive connections and relationships that are built in the Lasallian world," said Brother Michael Phipps, a postulant from the Midwest District. Brother Michael, who [...]

By | 2017-06-06T23:23:26+00:00 November 14th, 2014|News, Regional|Comments Off on Initial Formation Gathering Energizes Brothers