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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 ×

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Meet the Postulants: Peter Wanga

Peter Wanga is a third-year Xaverian Brothers postulant from Kakamega, Kenya. He speaks about his experience in formation, in ministry, and how the Brothers have accompanied him through life’s joys and sorrows.

by × January 17, 2013 ×

Community

Letter Concerning Planning for the 27th General Council from Brother Lawrence Harvey, C.F.X.

Letter Concerning Planning for the 27th General Council from Brother Lawrence Harvey, C.F.X.

Originally sent as an email to Brothers of the Congregation on December 29, 2012 (click here to download PDF version) Dear Brothers, In a homily I heard on Christmas, the preacher was reminding us of the reality of Christ’s birth, a reality that can stand in stark contrast to the […]

by × January 4, 2013 ×

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Final Day Reflections – Meeting of the General & Council

Final Day Reflections – Meeting of the General & Council

On the fifth and final day of the meeting, Brothers did two meditations. Please engage in one or both of the following exercises, then read the Councilors’ Reflections below. Exercise One Several Brothers use the British Jesuit daily podcast, pray-as-you-go, as part of their daily prayer. You can find the […]

by × December 16, 2012 ×