Committee Discussing Responses to Formation Needs

REAC members pictured at the Sept. 2014 meeting in Napa, California The Regional Education Advisory Committee (REAC) gathered in New Orleans, Louisiana, January 26-27, 2015. Dr. Maggie McCarty, Executive Director of Christian Brothers Conference, called together mission and education staff from the District of Eastern North America, the Midwest District and the San [...]

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Brother Matthew Szatkowski, RIP

Brother Matthew Szatkowski, FSC, of the Midwest District, died January 27, 2015, in Sun Valley, CA. He was 74 years old. FUNERAL ARRANGEMENTS: There are no wake or funeral arrangements at this time as Brother Matthew donated his body to science. MILESTONES: Born: October 11, 1940, Chicago, IL Reception of the Habit: August 1958, Glencoe, [...]

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Christian Brothers College HS Appoints New Principal

Christian Brothers College High School (CBC) in St. Louis, Missouri, has appointed a new principal. Tim Seymour, who has been in his current role as assistant principal at CBC for five years, will assume the new position on July 1, 2015. Seymour succeeds Brother David Poos, FSC, who will retire from his administrative duties to [...]

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Lasallians Invited to Pray on World Day for Consecrated Life

As part of the Year of Consecrated Life, the Catholic Church celebrates World Day for Consecrated Life on Monday, February 2, 2105, and in parishes on the weekend of February 7-8, 2015. During this celebration of religious life, please pray for those in our Lasallian family who have made commitments to the consecrated life, especially [...]

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Deadline Approaching for Lasallian Volunteers’ Applications

With a February 15, 2015, deadline, the time is now to think about serving as a Lasallian Volunteer (LV) or having an LV serve in your ministry for 2015-2016. February 15 is the priority deadline to apply to serve as an LV for the 2015-2016 service year. You can find more details on the LV [...]

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Music, Poetry, Photography Guide LV Retreat

Music, poetry and photography guided 44 Lasallian Volunteers (LVs) through their Midyear Retreat January 16 - 19, 2015. The goal of the retreat was to help LVs as they discern their next steps, for the short term and long term, and remind them of God’s presence in their lives. First-year LV Daniel O'Connell, who serves [...]

By | 2017-06-06T23:23:23+00:00 January 22nd, 2015|News, Regional, Schools/Ministries|Comments Off on Music, Poetry, Photography Guide LV Retreat

Brother Thomas Westberg Appointed Novitiate Sub-director

Brother Thomas Westberg, FSC, has been appointed sub-director of the Novitiate in the Lasallian Region of North America effective July 1, 2015, for a one-year term. Brother Tom is currently a counselor at Sacred Heart Cathedral Preparatory in San Francisco, California. Since 1974, Brother Tom has served in teaching and administrative roles in schools and [...]

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Brother Dominic Kennedy, RIP

Brother Dominic Kennedy, FSC, of the Midwest District, died January 17 in St. Paul, Minnesota. He was 77 years old. FUNERAL ARRANGEMENTS: Saturday, January 24, 2015 9:00 a.m., Visitation 10:00 a.m., Funeral Mass Holy Spirit Church 515 S. Albert Street St. Paul, MN 55116 Burial will be held at a later date at Resurrection Cemetery [...]

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Brother Réal Lanthier, RIP

Brother Réal Lanthier, FSC, of the Francophone Canada District, died on January 17, 2015, at the District’s nursing home, in Laval (Québec), Canada. He was 96 years old. FUNERAL ARRANGEMENTS: Thursday, January 22, 2015 2:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m., Visitation 7:30 p.m., Community Prayer Résidence De La Salle (Toussaint-Dufresne Hall), Laval Friday, January 23, 2015 [...]

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