Category: Districts

Brothers in Initial Formation Retreat: ‘Being Brother in the Young Church Today’

Courtesy District of San Francisco New Orleans The District of San Francisco New Orleans (SFNO) hosted the Brothers in Initial Formation retreat November 8-11, 2018, at Saint Joseph’s Camp on the Russian River in Duncans Mills, California. The retreat theme was “Being Brother in the Young Church Today” and was facilitated by Charles [...]

By | 2018-11-28T13:41:25+00:00 November 28th, 2018|Districts, News, Regional|Comments Off on Brothers in Initial Formation Retreat: ‘Being Brother in the Young Church Today’

Celebrating the 2018 Distinguished Lasallian Educators, Johnston Award Honoree

The 45th annual Huether Lasallian Conference concluded Saturday, November 17 with a Mass and banquet honoring the 2018 Distinguished Lasallian Educators (DLE) and the Brother John Johnston, FSC Award honoree. The DLEs represent the District of Eastern North America, the Midwest District and the District of San Francisco New Orleans. They were selected by their [...]

By | 2018-11-20T06:39:46+00:00 November 17th, 2018|Districts, News, Regional|Comments Off on Celebrating the 2018 Distinguished Lasallian Educators, Johnston Award Honoree

Powerful Keynote Resonates with Lasallians at Huether

A powerful keynote address highlighted a packed day at the 2018 Huether Lasallian Conference as attendees explored the theme “Limitless Potential: Transforming Lasallian Communities.” Dr. Michael “Mykee” Fowlin, psychologist, performer and poet, received a standing ovation following his address that mixed humor and serious messaging to encourage attendees to use their own painful experiences to [...]

By | 2018-11-17T16:11:07+00:00 November 16th, 2018|Districts, News, Regional|Comments Off on Powerful Keynote Resonates with Lasallians at Huether

Letters of Affiliation Presented in DENA

From left: Brother Thomas Casey, FSC, Don Kavanagh and La Salle Academy president Brother Thomas Gerrow, FSC. Courtesy DENA Donald J. Kavanagh, principal of La Salle Academy in Providence, Rhode Island, was presented with Letters of Affiliation (AFSC) during a ceremony held October 13, 2018. Brothers Thomas Casey and Richard Galvin, Auxiliary Visitors [...]

By | 2018-11-09T15:33:54+00:00 November 9th, 2018|Districts, News, People|Comments Off on Letters of Affiliation Presented in DENA

President Appointed at Christian Brothers High School, Memphis

Courtesy Midwest District Brother David Poos, FSC, has been named the new president of Christian Brothers High School in Memphis, Tennessee effective January 1, 2019. Brother David has been a De La Salle Christian Brother for 46 years. In 1989, he was named director-principal of Bishop Kelley High School in Tulsa, Oklahoma, and served [...]

By | 2018-11-09T14:41:17+00:00 November 9th, 2018|Districts, News, People, Schools/Ministries|Comments Off on President Appointed at Christian Brothers High School, Memphis

Gery Short, AFSC, to Receive Johnston Award

Courtesy District of San Francisco New Orleans Longtime Lasallian Gery Short, AFSC, will be honored with the Brother John Johnston, FSC Award to recognize his significant service to the Lasallian mission. For more than 30 years, Short has embraced his vocation as a lay person in the Catholic Church serving the students, teachers, [...]

By | 2018-11-09T15:30:42+00:00 November 9th, 2018|Districts, News, People, Regional|Comments Off on Gery Short, AFSC, to Receive Johnston Award

New Visitor Appointed in Midwest District

Courtesy Midwest District Brother Michael Fehrenbach, FSC, has been appointed Visitor of the Midwest District by Brother Superior General Robert Schieler, FSC, following a balloting process of Brothers in the District. Brother Michael’s four-year term will begin July 1, 2019. He will succeed Brother Larry Schatz, FSC, who has served as Visitor since [...]

By | 2018-10-12T13:39:26+00:00 October 12th, 2018|Districts, News, People|Comments Off on New Visitor Appointed in Midwest District

Young Lasallians Gather Over Summer

DENA Lasallian Youth Assembly. Courtesy DENA Young Lasallians from across the Lasallian Region of North America came together over the summer in District and ministry gatherings to spend time in service, community and reflection. In the District of Eastern North America (DENA), the Lasallian Youth Assembly, themed “Lasallians Without Limits,” was held on the campus of [...]

By | 2018-08-30T11:24:36+00:00 August 30th, 2018|Districts, News, Regional|Comments Off on Young Lasallians Gather Over Summer

Brothers Celebrate 100 Years of Presence in Louisiana

Courtesy District of San Francisco New Orleans The District of San Francisco New Orleans (SFNO) held a special celebration in observance of the 100th year of the De La Salle Christian Brothers’ continuous presence in Louisiana. The daylong event took place on July 28 in New Orleans’ French Quarter. With the theme “Procuring God’s [...]

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Cristo Rey De La Salle East Bay High School Officially Opens

Courtesy District of San Francisco New Orleans Cristo Rey De La Salle East Bay High School, St. Elizabeth Campus in Oakland, California, officially opened its doors as the newest Lasallian ministry of the District of San Francisco New Orleans (SFNO) on August 15, 2018. The co-educational high school is located on the site [...]

By | 2018-08-30T11:14:35+00:00 August 30th, 2018|Districts, News, Schools/Ministries|Comments Off on Cristo Rey De La Salle East Bay High School Officially Opens