January 11, 2018

January 11, 2018

Dear Parents:

In his meditations on the Feast of the Epiphany, St. La Salle calls his teachers to have the focused and singular goal that St. Joseph himself had in obeying God’s order to bring the child Jesus to Egypt to escape from Herod.  Despite Joseph’s comfort in Judea, he nevertheless followed God’s command to venture forth...

January 11, 2018

December 8, 2017

Dear Parents:

In his meditation on the Second Sunday of Advent, St. John Baptist de La Salle speaks very highly of John the Baptist for his role in preparing the way for the Messiah, Jesus Christ.  St. La Salle reminds us that we, like John the Baptist, are “angels sent by God to prepare a path for him, so that he can enter [our]...

January 11, 2018

September 8, 2017

Dear Parents:

As you may know, a week ago the faculties of all four Lasallian schools in the New Orleans area (CBS, St. Paul’s School, Archbishop Rummel, and De La Salle High School) participated in a convocation.  Our keynote speaker was former U.S. District Attorney and De La Salle graduate Kenneth Polite.  He was both captivat...

August 25, 2017

August 25, 2017

Dear Parents:

One of the hallmarks of a Lasallian school, even from the earliest years of St. La Salle and the original Brothers, is the practical nature of the education.  De La Salle believed quite adamantly that education should be applicable.  This is why the students learned their subjects in the native French as opposed to La...

August 25, 2017

August 18, 2017

Dear Parents:

As we begin the school year, I’d like to take the opportunity to offer some thoughts on what it means to participate in a Christian educational community such as ours at CBS.  First and foremost, the community, with all of its activities and functions, has as its center the person of Jesus Christ and his Gospel messag...

March 8, 2017

Dear Parents:

As we are in the season of Lent, I’d like to share a prayer with you that was shared with me many years ago.  I do not remember where or when or even in what context I received it, other than at a Lasallian event.  I do not know the author either.  However, I believe the words of Jesus are brought to light within the context of our...

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