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Praying with John Baptist de La Salle

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A Lasallian prayer resource with specifically themed meditations for use with groups or private prayer and reflection.

Those who are new to the School or Education
Those who are Administrators or Leaders
Those who are responsible for Lasallian formation
Lasallian Spirituality & Lasallian Prayer

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The book is made up of meditations designed to help readers pray with De La Salle on such themes as faith, zeal, trusting in Providence, the person of the teacher, perseverance, and discerning God’s will. The book includes a fine introduction to John Baptist de La Salle’s history and educational spirituality, and clear instructions as to how the book may be used in a variety of contexts. The meditation themes are the following:

  • The Spirit of Faith
  • The Rule of the Scriptures
  • Living in God’s Presence
  • Trusting in Providence
  • Discerning in All Things the Will of God
  • Praying Always
  • Owing Only Love
  • Creating Community
  • Embracing the Poor
  • The Body of Christ
  • Many Ministries, the Same Spirit
  • The Person of the Teacher
  • The Manner of Christian Teaching
  • Perseverance
  • Zeal

Author: Carl Koch

Publisher: Saint Mary’s Press

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FORMATS – describe the kind of resource that it is.

Print-based: Lasallian Books, Articles, & PDF’sVideos: Lasallian Videos, Movies, & DVD’s
Formats video Videos: Lasallian Videos, Movies, & DVD’s
Formats online Online: Lasallian Websites & the Internet
Formats programs Programs: Lasallian Programs & Institutes
Formats art audio Art & Audio: Lasallian Art, Music, & Audio


AUDIENCES – indicate those groups for whom this resource may be helpful.

Those who are new to the school or education.
Those who have been around for 5+ years.
Those who are administrators or leaders.
Those who are responsible for Lasallian formation.
Those who are interested in Lasallian research.


TOPICS – describe the type of resource that it is.

The letter(s) highlighted in yellow indicate that relevant topic(s) in the resource.


HESPA H Lasallian History, Heritage, and Tradition
HESPA E Lasallian Education, Pedagogy, and the Schools
HESPA S Lasallian Spirituality and the Educator’s Vocation
HESPA P Lasallian Prayer
hespa A Lasallian Association

1 review for Praying with John Baptist de La Salle

  1. Rated 5 out of 5


    This is both a fine introduction to the life of De La Salle, along with his enduring legacy, and a great way to learn about the style, direction, and essential character of his prayer life, including how a similar prayer life is developed in others.

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