Br John

Entering through the Narrow Door

Entering through the Narrow Door

Struggle to enter through the narrow door. I tell you that many will seek to enter and they will not be able. From the time the master of the house rises and shuts the door, you will begin to stand […]

 

Xaverian Community

Responsive Mission, Courageous Leaders, Foundational Beliefs:150 Years of St. X

Responsive Mission, Courageous Leaders, Foundational Beliefs:
150 Years of St. X

On October 11, 2014, Brothers, faculty, staff, alumni, and students all gathered to celebrate the 150th Anniversary of Saint X High School in Louisville. Brother Edward Driscoll delivered this speech to the assembly.

 

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Mission Spirituality

Mission Spirituality

Dear Brothers and Associates: Pope Francis is calling the whole Church to celebrate the place of Consecrated Religious women and men in the life and mission of the Church. We also celebrate the 175th Anniversary of our foundation as “Brothers […]

 

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Br John

Entering through the Narrow Door

Entering through the Narrow Door

Struggle to enter through the narrow door. I tell you that many will seek to enter and they will not be able. From the time the master of the house rises and shuts the door, you will begin to stand […]

October 29, 2014 ×

Br John

On Envy and Being Chosen

On Envy and Being Chosen

Jesus spent the entire night in prayer to God. When it was day he summoned his disciples. He chose from among them the twelve, whom he also named apostles. Luke 6: 12-13 Which person who has some experience of spiritual […]

October 28, 2014 ×

Br John

Courage and Anger

Courage and Anger

The ruler of the synagogue was irritated because Jesus had healed on the Sabbath. He responded by telling the crowd that there were six days on which one must work. “So come on those days to be healed, not on […]

October 27, 2014 ×

Resources

Mission Spirituality

Mission Spirituality

Dear Brothers and Associates: Pope Francis is calling the whole Church to celebrate the place of Consecrated Religious women and men in the life and mission of the Church. We also celebrate the 175th Anniversary of our foundation as “Brothers […]

October 23, 2014 ×

Br John

Protect Yourself from Every Form of Greed

Protect Yourself from Every Form of Greed

Someone from the crowd said to him, “Teacher, tell my brother to divide the inheritance with me.” He responded, “Man, who appointed me your judge or executor?” And he told them, “Watch out! Protect yourself from every form of greed. […]

October 20, 2014 ×

Br John

Overcoming Fear

Overcoming Fear

But I tell you, my friends, don’t fear those who kill the body and afterwards can do nothing more. I will show you whom to fear. Fear the one who after killing you has the authority to throw you into […]

October 17, 2014 ×

Service

The Xaverian Who Conquered Africa: A Eulogy

The Xaverian Who Conquered Africa:
A Eulogy

On the 15th Day of October the Xaverian Brothers at St. Joseph Center of Bungoma Kenya had a very beautiful mass in memory of Br. John Olsen. The following is a eulogy in the Kenyan concept, which was composed and read during […]

October 16, 2014 ×

Community

Responsive Mission, Courageous Leaders, Foundational Beliefs:150 Years of St. X

Responsive Mission, Courageous Leaders, Foundational Beliefs:
150 Years of St. X

On October 11, 2014, Brothers, faculty, staff, alumni, and students all gathered to celebrate the 150th Anniversary of Saint X High School in Louisville. Brother Edward Driscoll delivered this speech to the assembly.

October 16, 2014 ×

Br John

Resentment and Formation

Resentment and Formation

When he had left there, the scribes and Pharisees formed a deep resentment against him. They began to draw him out on many issues, lying in wait to trap him in something he might say. Luke 11: 53-4 In the […]

October 16, 2014 ×