Posted by Br Bill Shaw
on 20 December 2019
On Friday 6th December the Karlaminda community held their usual Christmas Thank You Meal to honour staff and others for their assistance throughout the year.
Beginning with a prayer service prepared by Br Raymond Khan and concluding with a delicious meal provided by Pauline Toms, Office Manager, Provincial Office. We were graced by the presence of staff and others including professionals from the health industry who have provided support for the community.
Posted by CathNews New Zealand
on 19 December 2019
A plausible miracle attributed to her has been referred to Vatican doctors for scrutiny.
New Zealand Catholic bishops, in Rome for a pilgrimage and a meeting with Pope Francis last week, discussed the possible canonisation of Suzanne Aubert with the Congregation for the Causes of Saints, the Vatican agency responsible for studying sainthood nominations.
Bishop of Hamilton Stephen Lowe said the discussions with Cardinal Giovanni Angelo Becciu, Prefect of the Congregation were very positi...
Posted by Holy Spirit Catholic College Lakemba
on 18 December 2019
Recently Holy Spirit Catholic College Lakemba had cause for a double celebration with the official opening of the Sr Berenice Gallery and the Faces of Diversity Exhibition in the Sr Berenice Gallery.
I would be surprised if any member of the Holy Spirit Catholic College community had not encountered the wonderful Sr Berenice. Officially the parent liaison officer, unofficially the resident saint who cares for the parents, students and staff alike. Our ongoing conne...
on 17 December 2019
At De La Salle Catholic College Caringbah, we are proudly Lasallian and aim to develop the whole person. John Baptist de La Salle once stated that, "Remembering that God is with you will help and inspire you in all that you do." This year our college participated in its first immersion experience to Cape York, along with students from Our Lady of Mercy College, Burraneer. In 2020, we will be offering three different immersions, hence this year was the start of a new journey for ou...
on 16 December 2019
On Sunday 10 November the annual mass for our deceased Brothers, affiliated members and benefactors was held in the chapel at Oakhill. Joan Eoe, Affiliated Member came all the way from Port Moresby. It was wonderful gathering with many yarns exchanged.
An enjoyable lunch followed at the Brother's house where forty people enjoyed each others company. The mass and lunch went smoothly due to the efforts of numerous Brothers.
A similar Mass was held in the chapel of the Brothers' Co...
Posted by Merv McCormack
on 13 December 2019
Dear Lasallian colleagues,
Mr Stephen Mahoney has been seconded to the Principalship of De La Sale College, Cronulla, commencing in 2020. As the accompanying announcement from Sydney Catholic Schools notes, Stephen has enjoyed wide leadership experience in Sydney Catholic schools.
I am delighted with Stephen's appointment. Having worked with him in a range of schools and roles over the years, I have always appreciated his ability to develop high quality relationships and to work collabo...
Posted by Br Sajid Bashir
on 13 December 2019
"Education is a shared commitment between dedicated teachers, motivated students and enthusiastic parents with high expectations."
Today, the role of a school is not only to pursue academic excellence but also to motivate and empower its students to be lifelong learners, critical thinkers, and productive members of an ever-changing global society. At La Salle High School Campus II, we try our best to provide an atmosphere for our students' development, where children are enc...