Novena Leading to April 7

A new resource is now available to prepare to celebrate the anniversary of Saint John Baptist de La Salle’s entry into eternal life on April 7. Kane Raukura, Lasallian facilitator at De La Salle College in Auckland, New Zealand, compiled this nine-day novena with prayers for the founder. The daily prayers are themed and based [...]

By | 2017-06-06T23:23:04+00:00 March 31st, 2017|International, News|Comments Off on Novena Leading to April 7

Christian Brothers Conference Welcomes Database Manager

Andrew Strain has joined the Christian Brothers Conference (CBC) team as database manager effective March 8, 2017. Strain’s experience includes serving as a development intern at the offices of the Pontifical North American College at the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops and with the Council of Major Superiors of Women Religious. Strain, a South Carolina native, [...]

By | 2017-06-06T23:23:04+00:00 March 30th, 2017|News, People, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Christian Brothers Conference Welcomes Database Manager

Vatican to Hear Cause for Beatification of Brother James Miller

The Vatican will formally hear the cause for the beatification of Brother James (Santiago) Miller, FSC, in March 2018. An American missionary, Brother James was killed in Huehuetenango, Guatemala, on February 13, 1982. The cause for beatification was undertaken by the Diocese of Huehuetenango in 2009 and received the Decree of Validity in Rome in [...]

By | 2017-06-06T23:23:04+00:00 March 29th, 2017|International, News|Comments Off on Vatican to Hear Cause for Beatification of Brother James Miller

New RELAN Statistics Available

A comprehensive statistical report for the Lasallian Region of North America (RELAN) detailing the 2016–2017 academic year is now available. The report includes an executive summary featuring major findings along with sections that provide in-depth analysis of each level of educational institutions and ministries, enrollment, tuition, staffing, number of Brothers and more. Since 2011, Christian [...]

By | 2017-03-31T12:33:45+00:00 March 28th, 2017|News, Regional|Comments Off on New RELAN Statistics Available

SFNO Announces New School’s First President

Michael Anderer. Courtesy District of San Francisco New Orleans The District of San Francisco New Orleans (SFNO) has announced Michael Anderer as founding president of Cristo Rey De La Salle East Bay High School, its new Lasallian school in Oakland, California. Anderer currently serves as vice president for mission advancement at De Marillac [...]

By | 2017-06-06T23:23:04+00:00 March 24th, 2017|Districts, News, Schools/Ministries|Comments Off on SFNO Announces New School’s First President

New AXIS Now Available

Brother Luke Salm, FSC A new issue of AXIS: Journal of Lasallian Higher Education is now available. This issue focuses predominantly on Brother Luke Salm, FSC (1921-2009). The intent of this installment is to help readers better understand the significant role that Brother Luke played as Lasallian scholar, teacher, theologian and Brother of [...]

By | 2017-06-06T23:23:04+00:00 March 24th, 2017|News|Comments Off on New AXIS Now Available

Catholic School Management Offers Discount for Summer Programs

Catholic School Management (CSM) is offering educators an opportunity to enhance their skills during a summer certificate program. As a division of Christian Brothers Services, Catholic School Management is offering Lasallians a discounted rate. CSM will offer five programs June 26-28, 2017, in Monterey, California: Successful Leadership, Enrollment Management and Marketing, Institutional Advancement, Exceptional Catholic [...]

By | 2017-06-06T23:23:04+00:00 March 24th, 2017|News, Regional|Comments Off on Catholic School Management Offers Discount for Summer Programs

Brother Patrick Higgins, RIP

Brother Patrick Higgins, FSC, of the District of Eastern North America, died March 8, 2017 at De La Salle Hall, Lincroft, New Jersey. He was 89 years old. FUNERAL ARRANGEMENTS: Saturday, March 11, 2017 9:00 – 10:30 a.m., Viewing Mass of Christian Burial 850 Newman Springs Road Lincroft, NJ 07738-1698 Burial at St. Gabriel's Cemetery Marlboro, NJ MILESTONES: Born: April [...]

By | 2017-06-06T23:23:04+00:00 March 9th, 2017|News, Transitions|Comments Off on Brother Patrick Higgins, RIP

New SFNO Office Focuses in Evangelization, Catechesis

The District of San Francisco New Orleans (SFNO) has announced the creation of the new District Office of Lasallian Evangelization and Catechesis. SFNO Visitor Brother Donald Johanson, FSC, said the new office responds to calls of the 45th General Chapter and the priorities that emerged in the SFNO Mission Assembly and were endorsed by the [...]

By | 2017-06-06T23:23:04+00:00 March 3rd, 2017|Districts, News|Comments Off on New SFNO Office Focuses in Evangelization, Catechesis

Lasallian Volunteers Awarded Funding to Assist with Student Loan Payments

Lasallian Volunteers (LV) has been awarded $100,000 for the 2017-2018 service year to assist with student loan payments after the completion of a successful year as a Lasallian Volunteer. The fund, called the St. Solomon Fund, is named in honor of St. Solomon Le Clercq, FSC, and the work he did for the Lasallian mission during [...]

By | 2017-06-06T23:23:04+00:00 March 3rd, 2017|News|Comments Off on Lasallian Volunteers Awarded Funding to Assist with Student Loan Payments