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Brother Richard D. Connors, FSC

February 23rd, 2021|5 Comments

Please pray for the repose of the soul of Brother Richard D. Connors, FSC 1935 - 2021 Born Richard Daniel Connors in Boston MA on 9 June 1935 Entered the Barrytown NY Novitiate on 25 June 1953 Received the Religious Habit and Name Aquinas Richard on 7 September 1953 Pronounced Perpetual Vows in Barrytown NY on 20 August 1960 Died at De La Salle Hall in Lincroft NJ on 23 February 2021 FUNERAL ARRANGEMENTS private Memorial Mass – Saturday, 20 March 2021 [...]

W. Dennis Owen, AFSC

February 23rd, 2021|0 Comments

  Please pray for the eternal rest of W. Dennis Owen AFSC who passed away on 23 February 2021 at the age of 94. Dennis (CBA Syracuse ’44) was a longtime benefactor to his alma mater. He was also a generous benefactor to the Brothers by gifting Roosevelt Hall in Skaneateles NY for their novitiate program. Funeral services will be private. A Memorial Mass will be celebrated at a date yet to be determined. May he rest in peace!

LCUAJ hosts a Lasallian Teach-In for Justice

February 20th, 2021|0 Comments

United State - On January 18th, the Lasallian College and Universities in Association for Justice (LCUAJ) hosted a Lasallian Teach-In for Justice, the final meeting in a three-part series that began in October 2020. Students, staff, faculty, and administrative representatives from Christian Brothers University, La Salle University, Lewis University, Manhattan College, Saint Mary's College of California, together with administrators from DENA, the Brother David Darst Center, and Lasallian Volunteers Program. The group experienced prayer, discernment, education, and plans for action. Inspired by [...]

Brother Joseph Loewenstein, FSC

February 18th, 2021|1 Comment

Words of Remembrance for Brother Joseph Loewenstein, FSC written by Faculty and Friends at Bethlehem University February, 2021 Bethlehem University mourns the death of Brother Joseph Loewenstein, FSC (affectionately known as Brother Joe) the first Vice Chancellor of Bethlehem University. Brother Joe passed away peacefully at the age of 95 on Thursday, 18 February 2021, at the De La Salle Hall Nursing Home for the Brothers in Eastern North America. Vice Chancellor of Bethlehem University, Brother Peter Bray, FSC, said "We thank [...]

DENA’s Leadership Team Supports Statement of Bishops’ Solidarity with Tyler Clementi Foundation

February 17th, 2021|4 Comments

Eatontown, NJ - The Leadership Team of the District of Eastern North America is proud to support "God is on Your Side," a statement from Catholic Bishops on Protecting LGBT Youth, through the Tyler Clementi Foundation. Twelve Catholic Bishops from the United States recently shared a statement of solidarity in standing up for at-risk and bullied LGBT youth throughout the country, in partnership with the Tyler Clementi Foundation. Since then, individuals and other religious orders have shared their endorsement of this statement, [...]

LSA-Providence Students Donate 4,000 Masks to Local Nonprofits

February 4th, 2021|0 Comments

MAKING A DIFFERENCE: From left, La Salle Academy students Tianli Jiang ’21, Tianyi (Peter) Cheng ’21 and Gianni Diarbi ’22 helped provide 4,000 medical masks to local nonprofits through their Mask Task Force. (COURTESY OF LA SALLE ACADEMY) Providence RI - Over the summer, three La Salle Academy students formed the LSA Mask Task Force. The project, which brought together Cranston’s Tianli Jiang ’21, Tianyi (Peter) Cheng ’21 and Gianni Diarbi ’22, resulted in seven local nonprofits receiving 4,000 medical [...]