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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 the mass by John Mary Zaire Oketch. Br. John Olsen, […]

by × October 16, 2014 ×

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On Street Kids Ministry

On Street Kids Ministry

The Xaverian Brothers have been in Bungoma, Kenya for many years and have for a long time been working with street children there. In this video clip several postulants, along with Brother Dominique and collaborator Francis, can be seen and heard interacting with the young boys of Bungoma’s streets. Every […]

by × July 11, 2013 ×

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Concordia – Spring 2013

Concordia – Spring 2013

The Society has been called upon to bury the homeless, some of whom died on the streets. They have buried murder victims who died in the prime of their lives. They have buried babies and children whose death tore at the hearts of their parents. They have buried the elderly…

by × May 6, 2013 ×

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Meet the Postulants: Stephen-Cyprian

Meet the Postulants: Stephen-Cyprian

Stephen-Cyprian Simiyu Lusweti is a third-year Xaverian Brother’s postulant from Bungoma, Kenya. In the interview he discusses how his ministry with street children, during his postulancy, has deepened his faith. Stephen also discusses his formation experience with Br. John Collins.

by × January 17, 2013 ×

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Founder's Week Speech by Br. Jerry O'Leary to Our Lady of Good Counsel High School

Founder's Week Speech by Br. Jerry O'Leary to Our Lady of Good Counsel High School

Dear Brothers, Associates, and friends, Recently the President of Our Lady of Good Counsel High School called me to convey a request from members of the Student Leadership Council.  They said students had been studying the values and charism of Theodore James Ryken and the Xaverian Brothers and they would […]

by × January 17, 2013 ×