Brother DeSales Benning, RIP

Brother DeSales Benning, FSC, of the District of San Francisco New Orleans, died on Saturday, June 25, 2016, in Napa, California. He was 79 years old. FUNERAL ARRANGEMENTS: Tuesday, June 28, 2016 10:00 a.m., Viewing 11:00 a.m., Mass of the Resurrection 12:oo p.m., noon Burial, luncheon to follow Mont La Salle 4401 Redwood Road, Napa, [...]

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Blessed Brother Solomon Le Clercq, FSC, to be Canonized October 16

On October 16, 2016, along with four others, Pope Francis will canonize Blessed Brother Solomon Le Clercq, FSC. Brother Solomon was martyred on September 2, 1792, during the French Revolution. He was the first Brother of the Christian Schools to be martyred, and the first to be beatified. Soon after his death, three more Brothers [...]

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La Salle High School Announces New Principal

The La Salle High School Board of Limited Jurisdiction in Cincinnati, Ohio, has appointed Aaron Marshall as the new principal effective July 1, 2016. Since 2008, Marshall has served as principal of Wyoming High School in Wyoming, Ohio. Prior to that role, Marshall served as assistant principal, also at Wyoming. “I am honored to be [...]

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Lasallians Participate in Vocations Ambassador Program

Courtesy National Religious Vocation Conference “Every person has something sacred to share,” said Brother Paul Bednarczyk, CSC, executive director of the National Religious Vocation Conference (NRVC) during the opening of the Share the Sacred workshop for Vocation Ambassadors. The Brothers of the Christian Schools was one of 14 religious institutes selected to participate [...]

By | 2017-06-06T23:23:10+00:00 June 21st, 2016|News, People|Comments Off on Lasallians Participate in Vocations Ambassador Program

Debriefing Retreat Explores the LV Adventure

Courtesy Lasallian Volunteers The Lasallian Volunteers (LVs) recently came together for their annual Debriefing Retreat at La Salle Manor from May 26-29, 2016. For more than 10 years, LVs have gathered at the secluded retreat center in Plano, Illinois, to reflect on their year of service and look ahead toward their futures. “This year’s [...]

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ICYL Holds Design Contest for ILDP Poster

The International Council of Young Lasallians (ICYL) has invited young Lasallians to participate in a poster design contest for the 2016 International Lasallian Days for Peace (ILDP). The ILDP are held every year from September 21, the International Day for Peace as decided by the United Nations, to October 21, with a different theme each [...]

By | 2017-06-06T23:23:10+00:00 June 3rd, 2016|International, News|Comments Off on ICYL Holds Design Contest for ILDP Poster

Central Catholic High School Names New Principal

Central Catholic High School in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, has announced the appointment of Brother Anthony T. Baginski, FSC, as the school’s new principal. Brother Anthony joined the Central Catholic staff in 2011 as a math teacher, department chair and assistant wrestling coach. In 2014, he became the director of academic technology. Brother Anthony has overseen the curricular [...]

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New Vocations Committee Meets in Rome

Courtesy Institute of the Brothers of the Christian Schools Communications Service The first meeting of the Institute Committee for Lasallian Vocations was held May 16-20 at the Generalate in Rome. The committee, called for by the Superior General and the acts of the 45th General Chapter, was tasked with strengthening coordination and collaborative [...]

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LV Alum Named Principal of La Salle Academy, NY

La Salle Academy in New York, New York, has named Kerry Conroy as the school’s new principal effective July 1, 2016. Conroy currently serves as the assistant principal for academic affairs. Conroy joined La Salle Academy in 1999 as a Lasallian Volunteer (LV) where she served as a religion teacher and campus minister. Following two [...]

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Manhattan College Honors Brother Superior General

Courtesy Manhattan College Manhattan College in Riverdale, New York, honored Brother Superior General Robert Schieler, FSC, during its undergraduate commencement ceremony May 22, 2016. Brother Robert received an honorary doctor of humane letters. Brother Robert also served as the keynote speaker during the ceremony. In presenting the degree, Dr. Brennan O’Donnell, president of [...]

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