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Founder's Week

Founder's Week honors the legacy of  Saint John Baptist de La Salle, who founded the Institute of the Brothers of the Christian Schools for the purpose of education, particularly with young and the poor. Over 350 years later, we still recognize and share in this amazing story as we build upon it today. Though we are physically apart, I invite all of us to come together in celebration of what makes us truly unique, our Lasallian Heritage.

The Five Lasallian Core Principles are a hallmark of our educational experience and connect us with schools in 80 countries around the world. Each day, we will share a personal reflection given to us by a member of our CBU Community that focuses on each of these principles. In a special way, I invite you also to join us as a community of faith for a special Founder's Week Prayer Service on Tuesday, April 7 at 4:00 p.m. through Instagram Live. 

In closing, my encouragement to each of us is to take the time to learn more about our mission through those we share our experiences with, our community members. Our mission is a vibrant one that engages us, challenges us, and reminds us that we are always in the Holy Presence of God. 

Joseph Preston
Director of Campus Ministry 


FOUNDER'S WEEK REFLECTIONS

• Wednesday, April 1: QUALITY EDUCATION by Scott Baietti, Associate Director of Residence Life
• Thursday, April 2: INCLUSIVE COMMUNITY by Wilson Phillips ('08), Student Life Office Manager
• Friday, April 3: RESPECT FOR ALL PERSONS by Cherina Spencer ('21)
• Monday, April 6: CONCERN FOR THE POOR AND SOCIAL JUSTICE by Dr. Mary McConner, Chief of Staff, Executive Director of Inclusive Excellence
• Tuesday, April 7: FAITH IN THE PRESENCE OF GOD by Rosa Santana Ponce ('22)


JOIN US AND SHARE WHAT THE LASALLIAN MISSION MEANS TO YOU!

Follow @cbuministry on Instagram and Twitter and share your posts this week by using the hashtag #CBUFoundersWeek!

      

    


PLEASE JOIN OUR INSTAGRAM LIVE PRAYER SERVICE 
ON TUESDAY, APRIL 7 AT 4:00 P.M.

Go to @cbuministry on Instagram on your mobile device. The profile picture (at left) will appear at the top of Feed with a colorful ring around it and the word Live. Tap the profile picture to view the live video.



IF YOU HAVE ANY PRAYER REQUESTS, PLEASE SHARE THEM HERE