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Remember Brother Dominic, C.F.X. [Patrick O'Connell]

Remember Brother Dominic, C.F.X. [Patrick O'Connell]

No box was in the grave to keep out the earthdamp and the elements, which bring about the return of the flesh to the earth whence it came, and no stone will tell the passer-by that he is walking by what remains of…

by × March 5, 2013 ×

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Dominique Olondo on Turning Toward God [Video]

Dominique Olondo on Turning Toward God [Video]

In the following video clip, Brother Dominique Olondo, C.F.X. talks about what he believes this suffering world needs.     We invite you to react and respond in the comments section below. What suffering has brought you closer to God? What can you do to share this light with others? […]

by × February 28, 2013 ×

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Remember Brother Bertin Manning, C.F.X.

Remember Brother Bertin Manning, C.F.X.

Elderly folks may remember Brother Bertin (Francis X. Manning) from his first teaching assignment at St. Michael’s Diocesan High School (1935-38), when he was 23 years old. Much younger people might have known him in his retirement…

by × February 26, 2013 ×

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Opening Prayer Service for the XBSS Retreat!

Opening Prayer Service for the XBSS Retreat!

  For the first time this year, we webcast the Opening Prayer Service of the XBSS Student Retreat on Sunday, March 3rd at 7 PM. Thank you to everyone who tuned in LIVE! And thanks to those who have come to view the Prayer Service since! You may also stay tuned […]

by × February 25, 2013 ×

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Remember Brother Philip Neri Crossen, C.F.X.

Remember Brother Philip Neri Crossen, C.F.X.

For sixteen years I lived with Brother Philip Neri in the Shrewsbury community of St. John’s High School where we were both members of the faculty. Two enduring images of him have remained imprinted on my memory – his daily and solitary presence…

by × February 19, 2013 ×