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Brother Lawrence E. Oelschlegel , FSC

August 1st, 2022|0 Comments

1944-2022 Brother Lawrence E. Oelschlegel, FSC Born Lawrence Edward Oelschlegel in Philadelphia PA on 24 November 1944 Entered the Ammendale MD Novitiate in 15 June 1964 Received the Religious Habit and Name Geffrey Benet on 1 September 1964 Pronounced Perpetual Vows in Adamstown MD on 10 August 1972 Died at Franciscan Village in Lemont IL on 1 August 2022 WORDS OF WELCOME Given by Brother Richard Kestler, FSC Mass of Christian Burial for BROTHER LAWRENCE OELSCHLEGEL, FSC Marian Chapel La Salle College [...]

Brother Timothy Tarmey, FSC

July 26th, 2022|2 Comments

1945-2022 Brother Timothy Tarmey, FSC Born Stephen Henry Tarmey in New York NY on 30 November 1945 Entered the Barrytown NY Novitiate in 24 June 1963 Received the Religious Habit and Name Timothy Damian on 1 September 1963 Pronounced Perpetual Vows in Detroit MI in 1974 Died at De La Salle Hall in Lincroft NJ on 26 July 2022 FUNERAL ARRANGEMENTS Friday, 29 July 2022 Visitation – 3.30pm Prayer of Remembrance – 4.45pm De La Salle Hall 850 Newman Springs Road Lincroft [...]

Brother Floyd Warwick, FSC

June 28th, 2022|5 Comments

1933 – 2022 Words of Remembrance for Brother Floyd Warwick, FSC Given by Brother Charles Filberg, FSC Mass of Christian Burial La Salle Hall, Beltsville, MD July 2, 2022 I am pleased to talk a bit about Brother Floyd as he enters into his eternal glory. It is very good that some of his family members are here. And fortunate also that they were able to see him this past weekend. Floyd came from a large family that included his six siblings [...]

Pope Francis’ Synodality Could be Key to Reaching Young Catholics

June 21st, 2022|0 Comments

Article from the Synod on Synodality feature series from National Catholic Reporter | opinion written by Br. Ernest Miller, FSC, DMin Philadelphia, PA - With an abundance of Catholic colleges and universities in Philadelphia, a planning team of educators worked together to envision a way for all of Philadelphia's Catholic colleges and universities to encounter synodality, which means journeying together, specifically tailored for young people. Inspired by Pope Francis' call for greater listening, presence and curiosity among the global church, nearly 400 students [...]

Celebrating the 2nd Anniversary of the DENA Lasallian Centering Prayer Group

June 9th, 2022|0 Comments

Eatontown, NJ - It was late spring of 2020 and the coronavirus pandemic was spreading rapidly among the global community and for the United States, it was becoming clear that the pandemic was going to be impacting our lives for many months to come. Already, our educational communities were scrambling to adjust to the realities of online education and the cancellation of in-person events, such as graduations, events that had long served as rites of passage and touchstones for our Lasallian educational communities. [...]

Brother Spotlight: Brendan Gerrity, FSC

June 3rd, 2022|Comments Off on Brother Spotlight: Brendan Gerrity, FSC

Attending grade school in Queens NY, I was taught by the Sisters of St. Dominic of Amityville. I never really knew there were teaching Brothers until I began high school at Bishop Loughlin in 1951. For my first Religion assignment there I read a book entitled Master of Mischief Makers, which detailed the life of St. John Baptist de La Salle. When I completed the book, I decided I wanted to follow his example. When I graduated, I entered the Novitiate for training as [...]