November 11, 2016

November 11, 2016

Dear Parents:

As I mentioned in last week’s reflection, I’d like to continue with the second of the three major components of creating authentic loyalty within a community.  After trust, the second of the pieces is belonging.  The feeling of belonging is essential to any relationship, particularly complicated dynamic relationship...

November 11, 2016

November 4, 2016

Dear Parents:

Recently at the Archdiocesan Administrators’ Conference, keynote speaker James Kane gave a series of talks on loyalty.  He outlined three overarching components that are required in order for true, authentic loyalty to be present in a community.  The three components are trust, belonging, and purpose.  I’d like to ta...

November 11, 2016

Dear Parents,

In his First Meditation for the Time of Retreat for the Brothers, St. La Salle makes his point that “God in his Providence has established the Christian Schools.”  At the time, the “Christian Schools” referred to the schools run by the Brothers, who were at the forefront of religious education.  For St. La Salle, the Christian Schoo...

November 11, 2016

September 22, 2016

Dear Parents:

In one of St. La Salle’s writings, he encourages the Brothers to approach their students with the “firmness of a father and the gentleness of a mother.”  As with many of his words, this expression not only transcends time period and setting but also manages to speak to the multidimensional nature of human interacti...

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