Pierre Romançon was born in the village of Thuret in south-central France. He was so far ahead of his classmates in elementary school that when he was only fourteen years old the Brothers engaged him as a substitute teacher. Read more >
On Sunday, October 1, 1995, His Holiness John Paul II beatified 64 martyrs: the priest John Baptist Souzy’s group (the Vicar General of La Rochelle), who, along with 63 companions, died as victims of suffering for the faith during the French Revolution. Read more >
The 2017 International Lasallian Days for Peace (ILDP) will begin on September 21 (the United Nations’ sanctioned International Day of Peace) and run through October 21. The theme for this 11th annual event is “Peace Without Limits,” inspired by the Institute’s theme for the 2017-2018 liturgical year, “Lasallians Without Limits.” ILDP is an initiative of the International Council of Young Lasallians (ICYL). Through the monthlong observance, the ICYL encourages activities of reflection, community prayer, study and action.