International Lasallian Days for Peace (ILDP)
The 2023 International Lasallian Days for Peace (ILDP), themed “Peace Within Our Reach,” will begin on September 21 (the United Nations’ sanctioned International Day of Peace) and will run through October 21, 2023.
Lasallian Education Council (LEC) Retreat
The Lasallian Education Council will gather for a retreat October 4-6, 2023. Established in 2011, the Lasallian Education Council (LEC) is an innovative structure for sharing responsibility for the Lasallian mission between the De La Salle Christian Brothers and Lasallian Partners in the Lasallian Region of North America (RELAN). Learn more about the LEC >
Manuel Barbal Cosan was born on January 2, 1898, in Enviny, a small town at the foot of the Pyrenees in northern Spain. Known for his serious nature, he was only 12 years old when, with the blessing of his devout and hardworking parents, he entered the minor seminary of the diocese of Urgel. He […]
In 1934, Turón, a coal-mining town in the Asturias Province in Northwestern Spain, was the center of anti-government and anticlerical hostility in the years prior to the outbreak of the Spanish Civil War. The Brothers’ school was an irritant to the radicals in charge of the town because of the religious influence it exerted on […]
Johnston Institute (SFNO)
The fifth meeting of the fourth cohort of the Brother John Johnston Institute of Contemporary Lasallian Practice will take place October 12-14, 2023, at Solomon Episcopal Center in Loranger, Louisiana. Learn more about the Johnston Institute >
Johnston Institute (DENA)
The fifth meeting of the fourth cohort of the Brother John Johnston Institute of Contemporary Lasallian Practice will take place October 19-21, 2023, at the Shawnee Inn in Shawnee on Delaware, Pennsylvania. Learn more about the Johnston Institute >
Nicolas Barré was born October 21, 1621, in Amiens, France. In 1641, he joined the Minim Order of St. Francis of Paola, where he taught philosophy while still remaining a deacon. After becoming a priest in 1645, he became a professor of theology and librarian. After falling ill, he moved to a convent in Amiens and later to Rouen. While he was there, […]
Jules-Nicolas Rèche was born into a poor family living in Landroff in the province of Lorraine. He left school at an early age to work as a stable-boy, a coachman, and finally as a teamster for a local construction company. Even as a young man he was known among his fellow workers for his piety […]
Regional Conference of Christian Brothers (RCCB) Meeting
The Regional Council of Christian Brothers (RCCB) will gather October 24-26 in Québec.
Johnston Institute (Midwest)
The fifth meeting of the fourth cohort of the Brother John Johnston Institute of Contemporary Lasallian Practice will take place October 26-28, 2023, at La Salle Retreat Center in Glencoe, Missouri. Learn more about the Johnston Institute >