Br. Miguel Febres Cordero, FSC
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A short biography about the Ecuadorian saint, Br. Miguel Febres Cordero, FSC, who was canonized in 1984.

Brother Miguel was a gifted teacher from the start and a diligent student. Despite high academic honors, teaching remained his first priority, especially his classes in religion and for the young men he prepared for first communion. His students admired his simplicity, his directness, his concern for them, and the intensity of his devotion to the Sacred Heart and the Virgin Mary.

The book is available on www.amazon.com, and it may be downloaded as a PDF.

 

Br. Mutien-Marie Wiaux, FSC
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A short biography about the French saint, Br. Mutien Marie Wiaux, FSC.

Brother Mutien was not only an effective teacher of music and art and a vigilant prefect in the school yard, he was also a catechist in the nearby parish and a tremendous influence on the students by his patience and evident piety.

The book is available on www.amazon.com, and it may be downloaded as a PDF.

 

The Work is Yours
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An excellent biography of St. John Baptist de La Salle – his context, his life, and his enduring influence – by a major Lasallian scholar.

The Life of John Baptist de La Salle: A Biography in Three Books
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A three-volume set of books that provide the most comprehensive biography of St. John Baptist de La Salle that we have.


PDF of Book One (LINK)


PDF of Book Two (LINK)


PDF of Book Three (LINK)

The Teacher’s Saint – The Life and Times of St. John Baptist de La Salle.
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This short, accessible biography of the life and times of St. John Baptist de La Salle is written for all those who are interested enough in his life to want to know more but who don’t have the time or inclination to read longer biographies such as those by Luke Salm or Alfred Calcutt. Written in an appealing style, the main outlines of his life are presented, along with an introductory section that lays out the social, political, and religious context of his time.

Author: George Van Grieken, FSC

Publisher: Christian Brothers Conference

Paperback (110 Pages)

NOTE: There is a 20% discount through the Saint Mary’s Press website for purchases of 2 or more copies with the code:TEACHERSAINT!

The book is available on Amazon as well.

Brother Scubilion: Apostle of Freedom and Reconciliation
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This book is about the Brother Scubilion (Jean-Bernard) Rousseau, FSC, who dedicated 34 years of his life to the native enslaved people on the island of Reunion in the Indian Ocean. After the emancipation of the slaves in 1848, he continued to care for them and to help them adapt to their new life of freedom and responsibility.

The book is available on www.amazon.com, and it may be downloaded as a PDF.

 

Br. Arnold Reche
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A short biography about the Blessed Br. Arnold Reche, FSC, of France.

 

Br. Benilde Romancon
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A short biography about the French saint, Br. Benilde Romançon, FSC.

Brother Benilde was an effective teacher and administrator, a strict but fair disciplinarian, with a religious sense that was evident to everyone. This book provides a more complete story of his life and legacy.

The book is available on www.amazon.com, and it may be downloaded as a PDF.

An Institute in Transition
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This is the story of three General Chapters of the Brothers of the Christian Schools by someone who attended and participated in all of them (1966, 1976, 1986) and whose observations provide both the factual, contextual, and personal outlines of the experience.

John Baptist de La Salle: The Formative Years
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A historical overview of those who impacted the education of St. John Baptist de La Salle the most, tracing his educational and formative journey from a young age until his ordination to the priesthood.

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