The life of Saint John Baptist de LaSalle started with the discovery of God. At a young age because of his youth he has yet to face the challenges of God. Full of hope and faith in the Lord, de Lasalle sets out to fullfill his mission in life.
Hello I'm Saint John Baptist de Lasalle, I am a follower of God and is willing to do anything in his name. I have received my first tonsure at the age of 11 and became canon of Rheims Cathedral at 16 years old. I have my whole life ahead of me
It seems that I must return home for both my parents have died. I must care for my younger siblings. I hope that this is part of God's Plan and he is pointing me in the right direction.
De LaSalle studied at College des Bons Enfants and took a degree in Master of Arts. He was sent to Paris to enter the Seminary of Saint-Sulpice but a tragedy occured.
John Baptist de Lasalle managed to finish his theological studies and was ordained a priest. He helped establish the Sisters of the Child Jesus. Soon Adrian Nyel, an educator asked for help
To serve the poor is a good cause but to educate them and help them live a better life is a better one. Lets establish this school to ensure a better future for the children in the streets.
I am establishing a school for the poor and would like your help de Lasalle. Would you join my cause?
I have founded a renowned school for the poor. To educate these young men and women to have a solid foundation on their education and have knowledge on God, the Almighty. They are the future of this country.
We vow to serve this brotherhood to the very end, even if we have to eat on bread alone for the reset of our lives.
As time passed the brothers experienced hardships and trials. Lacking quality teachers and even a famine throughout the lands. This caused the brothers to vow for their cause. The Heroic Vow in Vaugirard.
The life of Saint John Baptist de LaSalle was a spiritual adventure. Many challenges faced him along the way but he didn't lose track of his goals.
He has transceded a lot of people as he goes on with his life. He has built a legacy for the world to be enriched with. Lastly, he died in piece knowing that he would meet his maker in heaven.