To fulfill my passion for helping the poor, I've decided that I will build schools to give the youth a chance at education
STAGE THREE: The productive life.
However, the setbacks in SJBDLS' life did not end there. With no other way to continue supporting the schools, he selflessly sold all his personal possessions.
Teach me to let go of my ego, Lord, and allow me to glorify You even in my hardships.
Stage 6: He thern resigned as superior, left Paris, and taught the novices about the interior prayer
And for this purpose I, John Baptist de La Salle, Priest; I, Nicholas Wiart, and I, Gabriel Drolin, from this moment and for always until the last survivor, or till the establishment of the said Society has been completely achieved, make the vow of ASSOCIATION and UNION to bring about and maintain the said establishment, without our being able to abandon it, even if we were to remain just we three in the said Society, and that we were obliged to beg alms and live on bread alone.