Category: International

RELAN Lasallians Attend World Congress of Lasallian Education

Lasallians from across the Lasallian Region of North America (RELAN) attended the World Congress of Lasallian Education at Universidad La Salle in Mexico City, Mexico, from March 14-16, 2019. The event’s theme was “Lasallian Education for the 21st Century” and was one of the various global events celebrating the Year of Lasallian Vocations. Courtesy [...]

By | 2019-05-08T16:17:10+00:00 May 8th, 2019|International, News, People, Regional|Comments Off on RELAN Lasallians Attend World Congress of Lasallian Education

Prayers Requested for Victims of Sri Lanka Attack

Brother Christy Croos, FSC, Visitor of Colombo, has released a letter requesting prayers and sharing information about members of the Lasallian family affected by the Easter Sunday attacks in Sri Lanka. Read Brother Christy’s letter > Additionally, Brother Dennis Lee, FSC, Visitor of the District of Eastern North America has released a letter also requesting [...]

By | 2019-04-26T10:01:49+00:00 April 25th, 2019|International, News|Comments Off on Prayers Requested for Victims of Sri Lanka Attack

Brother Victorino Arnaud Pages, FSC, Declared Venerable

Courtesy Institute of the Brothers of the Christian Schools Communications Service Pope Francis formally recognized that Brother Victorino Arnaud Pages, FSC, who dedicated his life to establishing schools and alumni associations in the United States and the Caribbean, lived the Christian virtues in a holy way, earning him the title of Venerable. Pope [...]

By | 2019-04-25T11:20:06+00:00 April 25th, 2019|International, News|Comments Off on Brother Victorino Arnaud Pages, FSC, Declared Venerable

Send Your Newspaper Covers for April 7, 2019

Be a part of history as we celebrate the Year of Lasallian Vocations! The communications office at the Generalate in Rome plans to compile a book featuring the cover pages of printed newspapers from April 7, 2019, exactly 300 years since Saint John Baptist de La Salle passed into eternal life. The goal is to [...]

By | 2019-04-05T13:30:57+00:00 April 5th, 2019|International, News, Regional|Comments Off on Send Your Newspaper Covers for April 7, 2019

Death of Brother Paul McAuley, FSC

Brother Paul McAuley, FSC, was found dead at the “La Salle” Intercultural Student Community in Iquitos, Peru, on April 2, 2019. Brother Paul, president of the Loreto Environmental Network and advisor to the Peruvian Amazon Student Organization, was a well-known defender of the environment, fully identified with the reality of the Loreto Region and the [...]

By | 2019-04-05T13:09:33+00:00 April 5th, 2019|International, News, Transitions|Comments Off on Death of Brother Paul McAuley, FSC

New Video Message from the Superior General

A new video from Brother Superior General Robert Schieler, FSC, regarding the 300th anniversary of the death of Saint John Baptist de La Salle, which occurs April 7, 2019, and the ongoing Year of Lasallian Vocations, is now available. In the video, Brother Robert speaks with Dr. Maggie McGuinness, professor of religion and theology and [...]

By | 2019-04-05T15:43:17+00:00 April 5th, 2019|International, News|Comments Off on New Video Message from the Superior General

Save the Date: UMAEL Congress

Alumni of Lasallian ministries worldwide are invited to the 7th Congress of the World Union of Lasallian Former Students (UMAEL), which will take place November 21-23, 2019, in Minneapolis, Minnesota, with the theme “Beyond the Borders: One Heart. One Commitment. One Life.” This international congress is being held in the United States for the first [...]

By | 2019-04-05T12:12:36+00:00 April 5th, 2019|International, News|Comments Off on Save the Date: UMAEL Congress

Help Requested for Mozambique After Devastating Cyclone

Courtesy the La Salle International Foundation The La Salle International Foundation has launched an emergency appeal for funds to benefit a Lasallian ministry in Mozambique. On March 14, Cyclone Idai hit Mozambique, Malawi and Zimbabwe. Preliminary assessments in Mozambique indicate that hundreds of lives have been lost, tens of thousands of homes have [...]

By | 2019-03-22T11:47:21+00:00 March 22nd, 2019|International, News|Comments Off on Help Requested for Mozambique After Devastating Cyclone

Lasallians from RELAN Attend World Youth Day 2019

Students from SMUMN with Brother Superior General Robert Schieler, FSC. Courtesy SMUMN Lasallians from the District of Eastern North America (DENA), the Midwest District and the District of San Francisco New Orleans attended the 2019 World Youth Day, which took place in Panamá, January 22-27, 2019. Staff, alumni, and students from Saint Mary’s University of [...]

By | 2019-02-21T15:34:52+00:00 February 8th, 2019|Districts, International, News, Regional, Schools/Ministries|Comments Off on Lasallians from RELAN Attend World Youth Day 2019

New Edition of Lasallian Vocations Bulletin Available

The fifth edition of the Lasallian Vocations Bulletin is now available. This edition includes reflections and activities from around the world that focus on fostering a culture of vocations and Lasallian vocations. The Lasallian Region of North America (RELAN) is featured in this edition, with a Q&A with Brother Javier Hansen, FSC, religion teacher at [...]

By | 2019-01-24T14:14:08+00:00 January 24th, 2019|International, News|Comments Off on New Edition of Lasallian Vocations Bulletin Available