Lasallian Volunteers Honor Midwest Lasallians with FSC Awards

From left: Brother Bob Walsh, FSC, accepted the award on behalf of Brother Leo Kramper, FSC; Peg Hodapp, and Andrew Blake The Lasallian Volunteers (LV) honored three supporters from the Midwest District at the ninth annual FSC Awards, which was held June 9 at DeLaSalle High School in Minneapolis, Minnesota. The honorees were [...]

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Sarah Laitinen Honored by SMUMN

Courtesy Saint Mary’s University of Minnesota Saint Mary’s University of Minnesota (SMUMN) in Winona honored Sarah Laitinen, director of Lasallian programs for the Office for Lasallian Education at Christian Brothers Conference (CBC), with a 2018 Alumni Award. Laitinen, who graduated from SMUMN in 2007, was among four people recognized as outstanding alumni Saturday, [...]

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New Intercom Focuses on our Youth

A new issue of Intercom is now available and is entitled “Youth in Words and Images.” This issue is a compilation of writing and images by young people throughout the world. It also invites Lasallians around the world to “renew our spirit of optimism for the commemoration of the 300th anniversary of the death of [...]

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De La Salle North Catholic HS Announces New President

Courtesy District of San Francisco New Orleans De La Salle North Catholic (DLSNC) High School in Portland, Oregon, has announced the appointment of Oscar Leong as the school’s new president effective July 1, 2018. Leong comes to DLSNC from another Lasallian ministry, Cathedral High School in Los Angeles, California, where he has served [...]

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Brother Robert Elected to Participate in Synod

Brother Robert Schieler, FSC, Superior General of the De La Salle Christian Brothers, has been elected as one of 10 Superiors General of men to participate in the Bishops Synod in October 2018, “Young People, the Faith, and Vocational Discernment.” As described in the preparatory document, the Synod is an opportunity for the Church to [...]

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Former LV to Join Midwest District Staff

Abby Michels, LV 15-17, will join the staff of the Midwest District in Burr Ridge, Illinois, as the Young Lasallian coordinator effective August 1, 2018. Michels graduated from Lewis University in Romeoville, Illinois, in 2015 and then went on to serve as a Lasallian Volunteer (LV) at De La Salle Academy in Concord, California, for [...]

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Prayer Resources Available to Open/Close Year of Lasallian Vocations

Lasallians throughout the world are encouraged to plan prayer services for the opening and closing of the Year of Lasallian Vocations, which will take place during the 2018-2019 liturgical year, December 2, 2018 – November 24, 2019. The Year of Lasallian Vocations marks the 300th anniversary of Saint John Baptist de La Salle’s entry into [...]

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Brothers to Leave St. Raymond High School for Boys

The District of Eastern North America (DENA) shared on June 11, 2018, that after a 153-year presence, the De La Salle Christian Brothers will leave St. Raymond High School for Boys in the Bronx, New York, effective at the end of the current academic year. Read the letter from Brother Dennis Lee, FSC, DENA Visitor [...]

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Brother Stephen Creagh, RIP

Brother Stephen Creagh, FSC, of the District of Eastern North America, died June 8, 2018, at De La Salle Hall in Lincroft, New Jersey. He was 83 years old. FUNERAL ARRANGEMENTS: Monday, June 11, 2018 10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m., Viewing De La Salle Hall 810 Newman Springs Road Lincroft, NJ 07738-1608 Tuesday, June 12, [...]

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Brother Stephen Eibert, RIP

Brother Stephen Eibert, FSC, of the Midwest District, died on June 2, 2018 at Ave Maria Home in Memphis, TN. He was 87 years old. FUNERAL ARRANGEMENTS: Friday, June 8, 2018 Mass of Christian Burial Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception 1695 Central Avenue Memphis, TN 38104 MILESTONES: Born: 1931, St. Paul, MN Pronounced First Vows: 1960 in Glencoe, [...]

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