In 1652, Saint John Baptist De La Salle was born into a wealthy family in Reims, Northern France
During Special Occasions in the Cathedral, John would see the priests celebrating Mass in a splendid way John and his friends would do the same.
Lord, Have Mercy
Lord Jesus, you are the good shepherd . Lord have mercy.
This "tonsure" is a sign of your service in the church.
John started on the long path which would lead to him becoming a priest
Often we'll call to mind that we are in God's presence
John the baptist spent several months in a seminary preparing to become a priest
We'll take the gospel seriously. We'll be faithful in prayer and be prepared to help others to pray
John was called by God to a path that involved teaching kids in France for free
Yes, Pastor John
Class let us pray and remember that we are in the presence of God before we begin our lesson
Give everything away
John the baptist was faced with a challenge because the teachers were starting to get discouraged and leave so then He prayed and said "Lord you are asking a lot of me, but I'll do as I believe you want so he gave his wealth to the poor