New Brother Gerard Rummery DVD Now Available

A new DVD is now available featuring Brother Gerard Rummery, FSC. In Key Lasallian Themes, Brother Gerard discusses several Lasallian values. These themes include an overview of The Conduct of Christian Schools, relationships as the basis of Lasallian education, De La Salle's teaching on prayer, and much more. Brother Gerard served two periods on the [...]

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CIAMEL Looks to Future in Rome Meeting

The International Council for Association and Lasallian Educational Mission (CIAMEL) gathered in September for its third meeting at the Generalate in Rome. Formed in 2015, the commission is tasked with animating and directing existing and future educational programs that embody the Lasallian mission. In the recent three-day meeting, CIAMEL members discussed various topics and propositions [...]

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Brother James Hogan, RIP

Brother James Joseph Hogan, FSC, of the District of Eastern North America, died September 28, 2016 at De La Salle Hall in Lincroft, New Jersey. He was 98 years old. FUNERAL ARRANGEMENTS: Monday, October 3, 2016 2:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m., Viewing De La Salle Hall 810 Newman Springs Road Lincroft, NJ 07738-1608 Tuesday, October [...]

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CBC to Welcome Jim Lindsay as Director of Administration

Christian Brothers Conference (CBC) will welcome Jim Lindsay as director of administration effective October 24, 2016. Lindsay brings nearly 30 years of leadership and management experience. After serving for nine years as administrative director of Christ House, a medical recovery residence for homeless men, Lindsay spent the past 20 years as executive director of Catholic [...]

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Research Symposium Focuses on Meeting Society’s Needs

Saint Mary’s Dean of Sciences and Health Professions Todd Reinhart discussed his HIV/AIDS research is a keynote address. Courtesy Saint Mary’s University of Minnesota More than 100 professors, researchers and students from throughout the world gathered on the Minneapolis campus of Saint Mary’s University of Minnesota for the fifth annual International Symposium on [...]

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SFNO District to Launch New Apostolate in Oakland

The De La Salle Christian Brothers and the District of San Francisco New Orleans are pleased to announce that an agreement has been reached between Most Rev. Michael Barber, SJ, Bishop of Oakland, and Brother Donald Johanson, FSC, President, Lasallian Education Corporation, for the intended purpose of establishing and governing a Cristo Rey model high [...]

By | 2017-06-06T23:23:09+00:00 September 29th, 2016|Districts, News, Schools/Ministries|Comments Off on SFNO District to Launch New Apostolate in Oakland

Brother to Serve on Vatican Congregation

Pope Francis has appointed Brother Juan Antonio Ojeda, FSC, as a consultor to the Vatican Congregation for Catholic Education. The Vatican notified Brother Juan Antonio, from the District of ARLEP, of the appointment on September 1. Representing a voice of the Institute of the Brothers of the Christian Schools, Brother Juan Antonio will serve as [...]

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2016 ILDP: “Our Voices of Mercy are Calling for Peace”

The 2016 International Lasallian Days for Peace (ILDP) began on September 21 (the United Nations’ sanctioned International Day of Peace) and runs through October 21. The theme for this 10th annual event is “Our Voices of Mercy are Calling for Peace.” ILDP is an initiative of the International Council of Young Lasallians (ICYL). In a letter [...]

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Brother Michel Desroches, RIP

Brother Michel Desroches, FSC, of the Francophone Canada District, died on September 20, 2016, in Laval (Québec), Canada. He was 69 years old. FUNERAL ARRANGEMENTS: Thursday, September 29, 2016 15:00 p.m.: Visitation and 7 :30 p.m. prayer at Résidence De La Salle, 300, Chemin du Bord-de-l’Eau, Laval. Friday, September 30, 2016 Funeral mass at 10 :30 a.m. [...]

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Brother Roland Laframboise, RIP

Brother Roland Laframboise, FSC, of the Francophone Canada District, died on September 14, 2016, in Laval (Québec), Canada. He was 91 years old. FUNERAL ARRANGEMENTS: Tuesday, September 20, 2016 Visitation and Prayer at 7:30 p.m at Résidence De-La-Salle, Laval Québec. Wednesday, September 21, 2016 Funeral mass at 10:30 a.m. at Résidence De-La-Salle, Laval Québec. The [...]

By | 2017-06-06T23:23:09+00:00 September 19th, 2016|News, Transitions|Comments Off on Brother Roland Laframboise, RIP