Category: International

Institute Releases Font for Lasallian Family

The Institute of the Brothers of the Christian Schools has a released a font called Indivisa Manet (permanently indivisible), created for use by the entire Lasallian family. From the Indivisa website, “In a diverse world, our font is a unifying element that allows us to recognize ourselves as part of a large family, and at [...]

By | 2018-11-28T13:36:56+00:00 November 28th, 2018|International, News|Comments Off on Institute Releases Font for Lasallian Family

Lasallian Jubilee Year to Start November 17

The Lasallian Jubilee Year will start November 17, 2018, in honor of the 300th anniversary of Saint John Baptist de La Salle’s entry into eternal life. Brother Superior General Robert Schieler, FSC, released a letter on May 15, 2018, announcing that the Holy See had declared 2019 a jubilee year. Brother Robert invited Lasallians to [...]

By | 2018-11-15T21:43:46+00:00 November 15th, 2018|International, News|Comments Off on Lasallian Jubilee Year to Start November 17

De La Salle Regional Archivists Association Conference

Front row: Brother Hilaire Raharilalao, FSC (archivist, Institute); Brother Emmet Sinitiere, FSC (archivist, legacy New Orleans-Santa Fe District); Amy Surak (archivist, Manhattan College, legacy New York and Long Island-New England Districts, Midwest District, Christian Brothers Conference, and co-archivist, DENA); and Jennifer Sturm (archivist, District of San Francisco New Orleans). Back row: Brother Robert Wilsbach, [...]

By | 2018-11-09T13:52:04+00:00 November 9th, 2018|International, News|Comments Off on De La Salle Regional Archivists Association Conference

Synod Interview With Brother Superior General

Courtesy Institute of the Brothers of the Christian Schools Following his attendance at the 2018 Synod of Bishops focusing on “Young People, the Faith and Vocational Discernment,” Brother Superior General Robert Schieler, FSC, gave an interview on his experience. The Synod was held in Vatican City from October 3-28, 2018. During the Synod, [...]

By | 2018-11-09T13:26:52+00:00 November 9th, 2018|International, News|Comments Off on Synod Interview With Brother Superior General

Brother James Miller Cause for Beatification Moves Ahead

Pope Francis has recognized the martyrdom of De La Salle Christian Brother James "Santiago" Miller, FSC, who was killed February 13, 1982, in Huehuetenango, Guatemala. The Vatican announced on Thursday, November 8, 2018, that Pope Francis issued the decree which clears the way for Brother James’ beatification at a date and time to be announced. [...]

By | 2018-11-09T14:42:32+00:00 November 9th, 2018|International, News, Regional|Comments Off on Brother James Miller Cause for Beatification Moves Ahead

Superior General Writes Message of Support to Pope

Brother Superior General Robert Schieler, FSC, has penned a letter of support to Pope Francis, citing his “inspiring leadership and call for all men and women of good will to live daily the beatitudes of Jesus.” The letter touches upon Brother Robert’s sadness at the discord within the hierarchy of the Catholic Church, the history [...]

By | 2018-10-12T14:27:05+00:00 October 12th, 2018|International, News|Comments Off on Superior General Writes Message of Support to Pope

International Lasallian Advisory Research Group Holds Inaugural Meeting

Courtesy Brother Martin Montoya, FSC The International Lasallian Advisory Research Group (ILARG) held its first gathering at Saint Mary's University of Minnesota in Minneapolis on September 23, 2018. Members of Lasallian higher education institutions established ILARG to increase research collaboration among the institutions in response to Pope Francis’ encyclical letter Laudato Si'. During [...]

By | 2018-10-17T18:01:40+00:00 October 12th, 2018|International, News, Regional|Comments Off on International Lasallian Advisory Research Group Holds Inaugural Meeting

International Symposium on Lasallian Research Draws Participants from 11 Countries

Courtesy Saint Mary’s University of Minnesota The seventh annual International Symposium on Lasallian Research, which took place September 21-23, 2018 at Saint Mary’s University of Minnesota (SMUMN) Twin Cities campus, involved 126 participants, including professors, administrators, researchers and students from 11 countries. Creative minds gathered to dialogue about the key characteristics or key areas [...]

By | 2018-09-28T10:17:20+00:00 September 28th, 2018|International, News, Regional|Comments Off on International Symposium on Lasallian Research Draws Participants from 11 Countries

Mullen High School Visits Twinned Ministry in Ethiopia

Courtesy District of San Francisco New Orleans In June 2018, students and faculty members from Mullen High School in Denver, Colorado, traveled to St. John Baptist de La Salle Catholic School in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. Mullen High School is one of five schools in the Lasallian Region of North America twinned with St. John [...]

By | 2018-09-28T10:13:59+00:00 September 28th, 2018|International, News, Regional, Twinning|Comments Off on Mullen High School Visits Twinned Ministry in Ethiopia

The Story of De La Salle Now Available

The Story of De La Salle, a book for children created by the ARLEP District (Spain & Portugal), is now available and tells the story of Saint John Baptist de La Salle, using his own voice. The artwork and the text are designed for use with young children. It was produced for the 300th anniversary [...]

By | 2018-09-13T09:55:24+00:00 September 13th, 2018|International, News|Comments Off on The Story of De La Salle Now Available