World Congress of Lasallian Education Set for 2019

Lasallians around the world are invited to attend the World Congress of Lasallian Education in 2019 as one of the initiatives of the Year of Lasallian Vocations, which marks the 300th anniversary of Saint John Baptist de La Salle’s entry into eternal life and celebrates the impact of the mission he started. The World Congress [...]

By | 2018-05-31T12:24:10+00:00 May 31st, 2018|International, News|Comments Off on World Congress of Lasallian Education Set for 2019

Rise and Serve!

The International Council of Young Lasallians (ICYL) is launching a new social media campaign, Rise and Serve, as a way to highlight service initiatives of Lasallians throughout the world. This new campaign is based on the Spring into Action initiative of the Lasallian Region of North America’s Regional Council of Young Lasallians (RCYL). Spring into [...]

By | 2018-05-30T15:16:21+00:00 May 30th, 2018|International, News, Regional|Comments Off on Rise and Serve!

Brother Timothy Rapa, RIP

Brother Timothy Rapa, FSC, of the District of San Francisco New Orleans, died on May 16, 2018 at the Holy Family Community, Mont La Salle, California. He was 92 years old. FUNERAL ARRANGEMENTS: Wednesday, May 23, 2018 10:15 a.m., Viewing (rotunda) 11:00 a.m., Funeral Mass (main chapel) Mont La Salle 4401 Redwood Road Napa, CA [...]

By | 2018-05-23T06:52:04+00:00 May 18th, 2018|News, Transitions|Comments Off on Brother Timothy Rapa, RIP

New Digital Journal of Lasallian Research Available

The latest issue of the Digital Journal of Lasallian Research is now available. Entitled John Baptist de La Salle and the Brothers of the Christian Schools: A Contextual Approach, France 1525-1725, it is the first issue of a new collection called Opening Perspectives. It is based on research by Dr. Richard Tristano, professor at Saint [...]

By | 2018-05-17T15:35:20+00:00 May 17th, 2018|International, News|Comments Off on New Digital Journal of Lasallian Research Available

New AXIS Available

The latest installment of AXIS: Journal for Lasallian Higher Education is a special issue, entitled, Lasallian Education: Which Kind of Education is It?, which is a translation of a book by Brother Edgard Hengemüle, FSC. In the book, Brother Edgard offers his personal synthesis of the essence of the characteristics of education that Saint John Baptist de [...]

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Letters of Affiliation Presented in Midwest District

Courtesy Brother Larry Schatz, FSC Dr. Jeanette Mines, academic associate to the provost at Lewis University in Romeoville, Illinois, received Letters of Affiliation (AFSC) during a ceremony held May 5, 2018, at the St. Charles Borromeo Center at Lewis University. Mines has served at Lewis for more than 25 years, and in 2017, [...]

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Huether 2018: Call for Presentations

Proposals are now being accepted to present a breakout session at the 2018 Huether Lasallian Conference, which will take place November 15-17, 2018, in Minneapolis, Minnesota, at the Marriott City Center Hotel. Presentations should focus on how Lasallian communities and ministries are addressing the theme “Limitless Potential: Transforming Lasallian Communities.” Read the call for presentations [...]

By | 2018-05-18T08:44:26+00:00 May 17th, 2018|News, Regional|Comments Off on Huether 2018: Call for Presentations

Founder’s Day Looks Ahead to 2019: Jubilee Year, Video, Message from Superior General

Each year, the global Lasallian family celebrates the Memorial of Saint John Baptist de La Salle, also called Founder’s Day, on May 15. This year, celebrations honoring the patron saint of teachers included several announcements that look ahead to 2019, the Year of Lasallian Vocations, when we mark the 300th anniversary of Saint La Salle’s [...]

By | 2018-05-15T14:43:46+00:00 May 15th, 2018|International, News|Comments Off on Founder’s Day Looks Ahead to 2019: Jubilee Year, Video, Message from Superior General

‘Let Us Remember’ Book Released

Let Us Remember: Stories of the Holy Presence of God is now available! This first publication of the Lasallian Publications Committee (LPC) features a compilation of 52 stories that show different ways people experience the presence of God among the details of Lasallian life. The hope with Let Us Remember is to inspire readers with [...]

By | 2018-05-07T09:56:51+00:00 May 4th, 2018|News, Uncategorized|Comments Off on ‘Let Us Remember’ Book Released

New Book Translation Offers Look at Institute in Early 1900s

A new book offers a personal look at the De La Salle Christian Brothers’ experiences in France in the early 1900s and shows how their courageous responses to secularization kept the mission alive during this challenging period. In A Teaching Brotherhood Finds Its Identity: The ‘Secularisation’ Period of 1904-1920, Brother Gerard Rummery, FSC, offers this [...]

By | 2018-05-04T08:58:49+00:00 May 4th, 2018|News|Comments Off on New Book Translation Offers Look at Institute in Early 1900s