Posted in Young Lasallians
Posted by Merv McCormack
on 21 August 2018
One of the joys of working at LMS, is the opportunity to read College Newsletters from around the District. The variety of colour and content is as diverse as the District itself, and the thoughtful contributions of many principals would be heartening to school communities. Sitting in the stadium last Saturday night watching the woeful Wallabies get methodically take apart by the All Blacks, especially by Beauden Barrett, their dynamic five-eight, I recalled that he is a Francis Douglas Me...
on 17 August 2018
The Catholic Alliance for People Seeking Asylum (CAPSA) has organised a 2018 National Week of Prayer and Action. The week will run from the 20th 31st August, which are the weeks either side of the 104th World Day of Migrant and Refugees.
The aim is to complement Migrant and Refugee week, promoted by ACMRO, and be a practical expression of Pope Francis' message to welcome, protect, promote and integrate migrants and refugees.
A range of resources and activities have been develop...
on 16 August 2018
In this communication we would like to invite you to remember the "Presence of God" and to pray together.
1.Read and meditate, in an atmosphere of prayer, the prayer that you have below. Be open to the Spirit and open your hearts.
2.Use the prayer (translate it into the most appropriate language) in a group or community and invite them to pray it together. Bring a pencil or pen, too...
3.Individually or as a group, write your own stanza to the pra...
on 15 August 2018
On Tuesday, 14 August, the hopes and concerns of young Catholics were given a voice at an Australian Catholic Youth Council workshop in Sydney yesterday. Lasallian Mission Council's Sebastian Duhau from the Young Lasallians Team is one voice belonging to the Australian Catholic Youth Council workshop, in preparation for the upcoming General Synod of Bishops on Young People, the Faith and Vocational Discernment.
Australia's Synod delegates Sydney Archbishop Anthony Fisher O...
on 13 August 2018
On Friday, 10 August, Br David Hawke and the General Council granted Letters of Affiliation to Peter Cartwright, Director of Finance for the Trustees of the De La Salle Brothers from the Provincial Office, Bankstown.
Peter has a long history with the Brothers having worked with the Trustees for 14 years. Peter is a respected member of the Economic Council and Company Secretary of Lasallian Mission Council.
Affiliation is the Brothers' way of recognising and acknowledging ...
on 10 August 2018
yourtown recently celebrated the launch of their new your job your way program investing $1.26 million into the 24 month pilot in two of Australia's top hot spots for long-term youth unemployment.
One of the solutions to ending long-term youth unemployment lies in intensive support for unemployed young people aged 15-21.
"Operating from yourtown's jobactive sites in Caboolture, Queensland and Elizabeth, South Australia, your job your way will complement the Feder...
on 10 August 2018
During 2019, the Institute of the Brothers of the Christian Schools and the Lasallian Family will celebrate the 300th anniversary of the death of their founder, Saint John Baptist de La Salle, Patron Saint of Teachers.
The Institute has designated 2019 as the Year of Lasallian Vocations and to mark this special year, Lasallian schools may wish to purchase the Tercentenary logo banner or a stained-glass window banner of the Founder.
Schools will be able to purchase either one o...