On Monday 16 October 2017, Bethlehem University was pleased to welcome His Eminence Cardinal Leonardo Sandri, Prefect of the Congregation for Oriental Churches of the Holy See. Vice Chancellor, Brother Peter Bray, welcomed His Eminence and affirmed the importance of such visits as Bethlehem University is an oasis of peace and hope. Brother Peter thanked […]
Thank you U.S. Embassy to the Holy See (Vatican) for visiting the Institute of the Brothers of the Christian Schools (De La Salle Brothers) to learn more about Alleanza Solidale’s project to help refugees here in Rome. ‘Alleanza Solidale’ is made up of four nuns that provide pastoral accompaniment to recent refugee arrivals to Italy. […]
Personally, and on behalf of the Brothers General Councilor, the Brothers of the Christian Schools, and the entire Lasallian Family, I join the Marist Brothers in celebrating the election of their new Superior General, Brother Ernesto Sanchez. The Brothers of the General Council and I look forward to our continuing collaboration with Brother Ernesto and […]
Brother Robert Schieler, FSC, Superior General, as the keynote speaker at BICE’s International Congress held on 7 June in Paris. Here can be read the Brother Robert’s remarks, entitled: “The Dignity of the Human Person: a Human and Christian Education”, as well as the conclusions of the Congress.
Yesterday, in Rome, Pope Francis offered direct support to our ministry in South Sudan – more than €100,000 to our Solidarity Teacher Training College in Yambio where there are 124 student from various tribes in South Sudan and Nuba mountains, living in residence and training together to become primary school teachers. It was very pleasing […]
The 36th Congress of the European Team for Catechetics was held in the La Salle Centro, Madrid, from May 31st to June 5th, with 65 participants from 18 European countries. The European Team for Catechetics was created in 1950 as a meeting point for experts in catechetics and the national directors of catechetics and catechetical […]
Brother Robert Schieler, FSC, Superior General, was the keynote speaker at BICE’s International Congress held on 7 June in Paris. Brother Robert’s remarks, entitled The Dignity of the Human Person: a Human and Christian Education, can be read by clicking here .
MADRID 7 June 2017 – Dulaang Filipino of De La Salle – College of Saint Benilde, represented by Mr. Virgilio A. Castillo, Jr., Head, Office of Culture and Arts, officially received the award for best international performance from Escenamateur on June 2 in a simple ceremony at the Philippine Embassy in Madrid, Spain. Dulaang Filipino […]
“The Superiors of all Major Orders, Congregations and Institutes of Consecrated Life of the Catholic Church in Venezuela (CONVER), convened at the Annual Assembly on Tuesday, May 2, 2017, on ‘Facing the hasty life in Venezuela‘, sensitive to the grave situation that our country is living, praying, and aware of the vocation of evangelizers also […]
During the occasion of his Apostolic visit to Egypt, Pope Francis met with the Coptic Pope Tawadros II. In his welcoming speech, Pope Tawadros II thanked the Brothers of the Christian Schools of the District of Proche-Orient and all those who have served the Lasallian Mission over the years in Egypt. “We take this blessed […]