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De La Salle Brothers Back and Working to Improve School Status
on 3 September 2018
The De La Salle Brothers have returned to administer De La Salle Secondary and are working on improving the infrastucture of the school.
So, far the school has been going through renovation and changes are taking place for the young men of the school.
What's happening in LEAD?
on 30 August 2018
The Lasallian East Asia District (LEAD) is a community of 150 Brothers of the Christian Schools and 13,000+ Lasallian partners and associates, who together sponsor and operate more than 70 educational institutions in Hong Kong, Japan, Malaysia, Myanmar, Philippines, Singapore and Thailand.
Click HERE to see the 'Lead Story' - the offcial bulletin of the Lasallian East Asia District.
Letter from Brother Superior - 24 August 2018
Posted by Br Robert Schieler
on 28 August 2018
Dear Brother Visitor/Auxiliary Visitor/Delegate/President:
Once again the sexual abuse of children and young people is front page news across the world. You may be aware of some of the most recent public examptes of this that include: the tragic accounts published in the Grand Jury Report on the history of abuse in six dioceses in the state of Pennsylvania in the United States, the cover-up of the Chilean Bishops, the abusive behavior of Cardinal McCarrick in the United States and Msgr. T...
Anniversary of the passing of Br Paul Kent
Posted by John Foley
on 27 August 2018
August sees the anniversary of the passing of Br Paul Kent, a much loved Brother and stalwart of St Michael's College. We thank God for the many gifts He gave Br Paul and for enabling Br Paul to use those gifts to bring much joy, hope, encouragement and love into so many lives. The following, from Br Paul's Eulogy, provides some insight into the man and an opportunity to remember and acknowledge his commitment to the Lasallian mission...
"Br Paul w...
Br Mandy Visits St Michael's College
Posted by Mr Robert Dempsey
on 27 August 2018
Last week, Br Mandy visited the Primary and Secondary campuses, working with the Year 9 classes, a selection of Year 10 classes and Primary classes. The students were engaged with his captivating way of getting a message across.
Br Mandy's use of storytelling and relating it to childhood fairy tales was a feature this year and has formed part of his Doctoral studies.
The story of Hansel and Gretel as a metaphor for our life was appealing to the students. The idea of a journey a...
De La Salle Brothers Celebrate 150 years in Sri Lanka
on 27 August 2018
For 150 years the De La Salle Brothers have been an integral part of education in Sri Lanka. On 27 May 2018 the Brothers, former students and well-wishers marked the 150th Anniversary of the Institute's arrival in Sri Lanka with a thanksgiving Mass in the Provincialate Chapel, Modera, Colombo 15, celebrated by the Apostolic Nuncio, Most Rev. Dr. Pierre Ngugen Van Tot. This event formed part of the wider, year-long Tercentenary Celebration of the death of St. John Baptist De La Salle, F...
Joy. Fun. Laughter. Enthusiasm. Community. Connectedness.
Posted by The Young Lasallians Team
on 24 August 2018
Joy. Fun. Laughter. Enthusiasm. Community. Connectedness. All of these flowed from the Gleeson Auditorium at ACU Strathfield (Sydney) on Tuesday the 21st of August. The event was yet another successful Young Lasallians Evening, hosted by the Young Lasallians Team. This Evening gathering was uniquely energetic as it was also the official Launch Party for next year's Lasallian Youth Gathering (to be hosted in Melbourne.
Nearly 100 Lasallian students, teachers, Brothers, Youth Ministe...