Brother Philip Zeller, FSC

June 2nd, 2021|10 Comments

Words of Remembrance for Brother Philip Zeller, FSC Given by Brother Robert Ferguson, FSC Mass of Christian Burial Chapel of De La Salle and His Brothers Manhattan College June 5, 2021 Brother Philip James Zeller and I met at Bishop Loughlin High School in 1963 in a French class taught by a French missionary Brother who hated Americans, and even more so, American high school students. Philip and I entered Christian Brothers Novitiate in late June, 1964 to begin our journey together [...]

Face of the Fund: Mailyn Gonzalez

June 1st, 2021|0 Comments

Face of the Fund: Mailyn Gonzalez by Ms. Brenda Blanton, Reading Specialist - La Salle Educational Center, Homestead Mailyn Gonzalez is a motivated young lady who has been attending La Salle Educational Center in Homestead FL since January 2021 to improve her studies. She comes to “Centro La Salle” because she fi nds guidance, learns study skills, and feels it helps her get motivated. “Coming to the Center helps me stay organized and keep track of my work.” The Saint John [...]

Realizing an Unmet Need: A Digital Partnership Emerges

June 1st, 2021|0 Comments

Ocean Tides graduates celebrate successful completion and a new outlook on life. The De La Salle Christian Brothers from this District run two premier Youth & Family Service Programs in Rhode Island, both of which are no stranger to innovation and to meeting challenges. In fact, both programs were begun by the Brothers to address unmet needs of underserved populations. Ocean Tides was founded in 1975 on the grounds of Christian Brothers Center in Narragansett RI. Seeing the need for [...]

Pray for San Jose

May 28th, 2021|0 Comments

As one Lasallian family, let us continue to pray for peace in our world especially for the nine innocent victims of the violence at the Santa Clara Valley Transportation Authority in San Jose, California: Abdolvahab Alaghmandan, 63 Adrian Balleza, 29 Alex Ward Fritch, 49 Jose Hernandez III, 35 Lars Kepler Lane, 63 Paul Delacruz Megia, 42 Timothy Michael Romo, 49 Michael Joseph Rudometkin, 40 Taptejdeep Singh, 36 We pray for those who lost their lives and for those who are still recovering, may [...]

Brother Mark Lowery, FSC

May 21st, 2021|4 Comments

Words of Remembrance for Brother Mark Lowery, FSC Given by Brother Michael Andrejko, FSC Mass of Christian Burial Saint Rosalia Church Pittsburgh, PA May 27, 2021 Suffice it to say that there are so many people in the immediate and extended Lowery families that to name all of you would take up the whole reflection time for Mark and he would be happy with that. He loved each and every one of you so very much. On behalf of the Christian Brothers, [...]

UPDATE: New Position: Assistant Visitor Appointed May 19

May 19th, 2021|10 Comments

Br. Bud Knight, FSC UPDATE May 19, 2021 - Eatontown, NJ - In a letter to Brothers of DENA, and announcement to the District family, Visitor-Elect, Brother Robert Schaefer, FSC, announced a new position being created as part of the District Office's structure. I am very happy to share with you today that Brother Jules ‘Bud’ Knight has accepted my invitation to serve on the District Administration as Assistant Visitor.  Bud will be responsible for the pastoral accompaniment of Senior [...]