Canonization of Brother Solomon 2017-06-06T23:22:54+00:00

Canonization of Brother Solomon


Brother Solomon Le Clercq, FSC, was canonized in a ceremony in Saint Peter’s Square in Vatican City on October 16, 2016, with Lasallians from around the world in attendance.

See Brother Superior General Robert Schieler, FSC, on Rome Reports discussing canonization >

Brother Solomon was martyred on September 2, 1792, during the French Revolution. He was the first Brother of the Christian Schools to be martyred, and the first to be beatified. Use the resources below to help celebrate his canonization in your ministry or community. Share your celebrations on social media with #StSolomonFSC.

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