Brothers in Initial Formation Gather for Retreat

Courtesy District of Eastern North America Fourteen Brothers in initial formation from across the Lasallian Region of North America gathered together at the Ocean Rest retreat facility in Ocean City, New Jersey, February 15-18, 2019. The theme of the retreat was “Practical Ways of Accompanying Youth as They Journey in Faith,” and it [...]

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Resources for the 2019 Lenten Season

As you prepare for the Lenten season, you are invited to use the following resources and tools for inspiration and guidance. They include prayers, reflections, videos, activities and more. More resources will be added as they become available. Meditations by St. John Baptist de La Salle Meditation for Ash Wednesday Meditation for the First Sunday [...]

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LASSCA 2019 Celebrates Vocation and Mission

The Lasallian Association of Secondary School Chief Administrators (LASSCA) held its 15th annual conference February 24-27, 2019, at the JW Marriott Houston by The Galleria in Houston, Texas. School administrators, board members, District and Regional leaders and others gathered to discuss topics related to this year’s theme, “One Heart. One Commitment. One Life.,” which is [...]

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Brother Gilles Martineau, RIP

Brother Gilles Martineau, FSC, of the Francophone Canada District, died on February 19, 2019, in Laval, Canada. He was 82 years old. FUNERAL ARRANGEMENTS: Wednesday, February 27, 2019 11:00 a.m. – 9:00 p.m., Visitation 7:30 p.m., Prayer Résidence De La Salle 300, Chemin du Bord-de-l’Eau, LavalPrayer at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, February 28, 2019 9:00 a.m., Visitation 10:30 [...]

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LASSCA 2019 Kicks Off in Houston

The 15th annual Lasallian Association of Secondary School Chief Administrators (LASSCA) Conference got underway on Sunday, February 24, 2019, in Houston, Texas, with the theme “One Heart. One Commitment. One Life.” During the conference, which lasts until Wednesday, Lasallian secondary school leaders will hear from four featured speakers, gather for breakout sessions, meet with other members from [...]

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Lasallian Education Highlighted at ACCU Annual Meeting

Dr. James Donahue leads entrance procession for the opening Mass. Photo used with permission. © 2019 ACCU. Photos by Cutts Photography. Lasallian education had a prevalent role at the 2019 Annual Meeting of the Association of Catholic Colleges and Universities (ACCU), themed “Mission, Myth, and Money: Securing Catholic Higher Education for the Future.” [...]

By | 2019-02-22T09:20:14+00:00 February 22nd, 2019|News, Regional, Schools/Ministries|Comments Off on Lasallian Education Highlighted at ACCU Annual Meeting

LVs to Host Brother James Miller Pilgrimage

In honor of the anticipated beatification of Brother James Miller, FSC, Lasallian Volunteers (LV), in collaboration with the Midwest District, will host a pilgrimage to honor the life and legacy of Brother James, a native of Wisconsin who died as a martyr on February 13, 1982, in Huehuetenango, Guatemala. In November, the Vatican announced that [...]

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Brother Jeffrey Calligan, RIP

Brother Jeffrey Calligan, FSC, of the District of San Francisco New Orleans, died on February 15, 2019, at the Saint Paul’s Retirement Community, Covington, Louisiana. He was 79 years old. Brother Jeffrey was known both internationally and throughout the Lasallian Region of North America for his many contributions to the mission. Brother Jeffrey taught for [...]

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Brother Isidore Fortin, RIP

Brother Isidore Fortin, FSC, of the Francophone Canada District, died on February 13, 2019, in Laval, Canada. He was 96 years old. FUNERAL ARRANGEMENTS: Tuesday, February 19, 2019 11:00 a.m. – 9:00 p.m., Visitation 7:30 p.m., Prayer Résidence De La Salle 300, Chemin du Bord-de-l’Eau, Laval (Ste-Dorothée) Wednesday, February 20, 2019 9:00 a.m., Visitation 10:30 a.m., Mass [...]

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Spring Into Action 2019

The 8th annual Spring into Action is March 15 - April 15, 2019. Sponsored by the Regional Council of Young Lasallians (RCYL), Spring into Action is an initiative that highlights service that occurs within our Lasallian ministries. It also calls for Lasallians to join together by participating in a volunteer or service activity and sharing that [...]

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