Brother Denis Murphy, RIP

Brother Denis Murphy, FSC, of the Midwest District, died on December 15, 2017, at Alexian Brothers Hospital in Elk Grove Village, IL. He was 86 years old. FUNERAL ARRANGEMENTS: A Memorial Mass will be celebrated in January at Lewis University in Romeoville, IL. MILESTONES: Born: 1931, Chicago, IL Entered the Novitiate: 1951 Pronounced First Vows: [...]

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Justin-Siena High School Announces New President

Courtesy District of San Francisco New Orleans The Board of Trustees of Justin-Siena High School in Napa, California, has announced the appointment of David Holquin as the school’s next president effective mid-January 2018. Holquin previously served at Justin-Siena from 2004-2015, fulfilling the roles of teacher, campus minister, summer programs coordinator, admissions director, chief advancement officer and interim principal. Holquin is an [...]

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District of SFNO Announces Appointment of Visitor

The District of San Francisco New Orleans (SFNO) has announced that Brother Superior General Robert Schieler, FSC, has appointed Brother Donald Johanson, FSC, to a second four-year term as Visitor. Brother Robert’s formal announcement and canonical letter of obedience will be issued in January 2018. More from SFNO >

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Letters of Affiliation Presented in Midwest District

Courtesy Midwest District Longtime supporters of the Lasallian mission, Gary Oberste and Marianne Stich, were honored on October 8, 2017, with Letters of Affiliation (AFSC), making them honorary members of the Institute of the Brothers of the Christian Schools. The event took place at Bishop Kelley High School in Tulsa, Oklahoma. Oberste currently serves [...]

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Bethlehem University Welcomes New Chancellor

Bethlehem University has announced the appointment of the Most Reverend Leopoldo Girelli as the new chancellor. Courtesy Bethlehem University In September, Pope Francis appointed Archbishop Girelli as the Apostolic Delegate to Jerusalem and Palestine. The Apostolic Delegate is Pope Francis’ personal representative to the people of Palestine. It is in this role that [...]

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New President Announced at St. Joseph’s Collegiate Institute

The board of trustees of St. Joseph’s Collegiate Institute in Buffalo, New York, announced the appointment of Christopher Fulco, Ed.D., as the next president of the school effective July 1, 2018. Fulco brings more than 20 years of experience and results in education and leadership, most recently as the head of school at Woodlynde School [...]

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Brother Robert Releases Pastoral Letter

Brother Superior General Robert Schieler, FSC, has released this pastoral letter to the Brothers, entitled "Set out in Haste: Association for the Lasallian Mission." In it, he encourages Brothers to be active participants in the evolving story of Association for Mission. He writes that "Brothers must create new dynamics of encounter and conversation with one [...]

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New Digital Journal Now Available

The latest issue to the Digital Journal of Lasallian Research is now available. Released in November, issue number 15 is entitled "Disturbing Words: Mission and Commitment." Its goal is to begin a dialogue on the subject of the teaching of religion, catechesis and education in the faith. Available in French, a contribution from the Lasallian [...]

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