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Remember Brother Peter Kelly, C.F.X.

Remember Brother Peter Kelly, C.F.X.

Faithfulness is Brothers Peter Kelly’s signature gift to the Xaverian Brothers and to the Church. Throughout his seventy years as a Xaverian, Peter’s faithfulness was forged…

by × March 12, 2013 ×

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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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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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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 ×