Week 1

November 30
First Sunday of Advent

The Year for Consecrated Life Begins

Pray for Vocations
www.fscdena.org
www.lasallian.info
www.usccb.org

December 1

World Aids Day Wear a Red Ribbon
crs.org/hivaids

December 2

Anniversary of the Killing of the 4 North American Church Women in El Salvador (1980)
www.maryknoll.org

December 3

Feast Day of the great evangelizer Saint Francis Xavier. How are Lasallians called to evangelize? (Meditations page 362)
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December 4

What does it mean to be in service with the poor?
www.children-atrisk.org

December 5

Advent Haiti Appeal
www.fscdena.org

December 6

Celebrate the Feast of Saint Nicholas by doing a random act of kindness. (Meditations page 364)
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Week 2

December 7
Second Sunday of Advent

Feast Day of the Martyrs of Africa Pray for our Twinning School in Lawanga District of Africa Find out more about them!
www.lasallian.info/twinning

December 8

Solemnity of the Feast of the Immaculate Conception

SJBdLS dedicated the young Institute to Our Lady of Joy “I want Mary to be the Director and Queen of our Schools.” (Meditations page 369)
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dlsfootsteps.org

December 9

Pray for all who are discerning their vocational call to serve the Kingdom of God.

December 10
Human Rights Day

Educate yourself about human trafficking and what you can do to stop it!
polarisproject.org

December 11

Tweet OUT Thursday! Tweet what you are doing for Advent
@becomingbrother

December 12

Feast Day of Our Lady of Guadalupe The Patroness of the Americas Pray for justice for immigrant children.
crs-blog.org

December 13

The Feast of St. Lucy whose name means light. Reflect upon how you bring the light of Christ to the world.

Week 3

December 14
Third Sunday of Advent

It is Gaudete (Rejoice!) Sunday Take time to reflect upon Pope Francis’ Joy of the Gospel
www.americamagazine.org

December 15

Begin a 9 day Lasallian Novena as part of your Advent prayer.
oharahs.org

December 16

Today, many Latin Americans begin Las Posadas-reenactments of the Holy Family’s journey into Bethlehem. Keep in your prayers the members of our Lasallian family at Bethlehem University.

December 17

Celebrate being part of our Lasallian Family by watching Unity in Diversity-One La Salle!
YouTube Video

December 18

Remember in your prayers our Lasallian Association Groups
www.fscdena.org

December 19

Remember in your prayers our DENA Senior Brothers.

December 20

Plan now to do a day of community service in your neighborhood in the New Year

Week 4

December 21
Fourth Sunday of Advent

Feast of Saint Thomas (Meditations page 371) 
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December 22

Visit Praying Each Day: De La Salle Brothers in Great Britain
www.prayingeachday.org

December 23

Let this day be a day filled with gratitude! An inspirational video on gratitude.
YouTube Video

December 24
Christmas Eve

On this day in 1679 DLS provided the teachers a home at Hotel des Potes. Pray for all of our Lasallian communities throughout the world!

December 25
Christmas

Merry Christmas! Read: “See the Christ in the children entrusted to your care!” (Meditations page 42) 
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