Christian Brothers


Also found in: Dictionary, Wikipedia.

Christian Brothers:

see John Baptist de la Salle, SaintJohn Baptist de la Salle, Saint
, 1651–1719, French educator, founder of the Christian Brothers, b. Reims. He became a priest and canon of the cathedral. He spent his life teaching children of the poor.
..... Click the link for more information.
.
References in periodicals archive ?
We want to take that same kind of commitment to our local communities a step further, by rewarding the hard-working teachers who educate our children," said Mark Carr, founder and CEO of Christian Brothers Automotive.
Our Christian brothers and sisters should adhere to the teachings of Jesus Christ, who was a model of patience and mercy.
Rodemann came to Kansas City in 1961 as a newly professed member of the De La Salle Christian Brothers assigned as a teacher to a boys' high school.
For the first time, this wine was made from a tiny, single vineyard - entirely from Mont La Salle Vineyard estate grapes grown at the site of the original Christian Brothers winery where Brother Timothy worked as cellar master for more than 50 years.
The Christian Brothers ran the school, and thousands of boys, mainly orphans, passed through its doors.
But aged six he was placed into care and is still haunted by the violence he witnessed as a youngster He explained: "Oh, the Christian Brothers were fairly mangled fellows in Navan.
The Edmund Rice Christian Brothers of North America, also known as the Irish Christian Brothers, are not the same as the De La Salle Christian Brothers, who also run schools.
A FORMER Christian Brother who abused six pupils at two different Dublin schools over 40 years ago was jailed for 12 months yesterday.
For over three hundred years, the De La Salle Christian Brothers and their partners have met challenges with utter resolve, always finding new ways to fulfill their educational mission, while heading into the future with faith, zeal and a sense of purpose.
20 /PRNewswire/ -- Christian Brothers University's (CBU) Department of Education and Performance Learning Systems, Inc.
Gay revealed: "I was in the Christian Brothers and their reputation is well earned.
MEMPHIS, Tennessee--Just weeks before its August 3-5 national assembly, Pax Christi USA canceled the annual event when officials at Christian Brothers University said that the keynote speaker, the Rev.

Full browser ?