Posted by Wayne Bull
on 9 June 2020
I would like to take a little time to reflect on the passing of our dear friend and colleague, Br Chris Gorringe. Firstly, on behalf of the Mission Council, David I want to express our deepest sympathy and prayers on the passing of your brother, Chris.
Three words come to mind when I reflect on my interactions with Chris:
Chris was an extraordinary person. An immensely private man who at the same time was charming and engaging. I...
on 8 June 2020
Qantas with the help of their partners Australian Girls Choir and Gondwana National Choirs have developed an online "iso" performance of 'I Still Call Australia Home'.
Current Year 11 student Nadia from St Michael's College Adelaide is one of the only girls in Adelaide to be featured in the video. Congratulations Nadia, a beautiful and uplifting video to watch.
Click HERE to view the video.
Posted by Merv McCormack
on 6 June 2020
I am pleased to announce that Phillippe has been appointed to a new role in the LMS team, namely, Director of Young Lasallians. The new role purposefully brings together the various works under the banner of our Young Lasallians' work. Phil's position will now include oversight of the Lasallian Volunteers' program in addition to his current leadership of Youth Ministry. He will also continue in his project management work with dioceses outside of Sydney.
Posted by Steve Karu
on 5 June 2020
Jubilee Catholic Secondary School, one of PNG's best schools, has developed a video to honour the Feast Day of the Founder.
Click HERE to watch
on 5 June 2020
Dear Brothers and Lasallian Partners
Brother Tony Gaul passed away at the Sacred Heart Hospice Darlinghurst at 9:43 am (local time) on Saturday 30 May 2020. Br Raymond Khan was with Br Tony at the time and reports that "he gave a few breaths and went to God."
We remember him as a dedicated religious and renowned teacher and doctoral student, serving in Australia, New Zealand, Papua New Guinea and Manado in Indonesia. In addition to his Ph.D he completed in recent year...
Posted by Gabby Russo
on 5 June 2020
Reed Mahoney, Parramatta Eels Rugby League Hooker dropped in virtually at Tutor Time for Years 7-9 at Oakhill College to talk about the 'Read to Succeed Program'.
The Read to Succeed Program was launch this year with the program continuing remotely due to COVID-19. Students can read e-books, e-audiobooks, listen to podcasts, read a blog or even an interesting website as well as, of course, books. Oakhill are also offering big rewards for reading. Virtual badges can be earned to ga...
on 4 June 2020
The Institute of the Brothers of the Christian Schools and the Fondazione De La Salle Solidarietà Internazionale ONLUS, are pleased to announce the initiative "#LaSalleCovid19" a campaign for awareness-raising and fund-collecting being mounted in 80 countries to promote solidarity and closeness and to help the most vulnerable and to respond to the COVID-19 emergency.
The health emergency arising from COVID-19 has led almost all governments in places where Lasallian establ...