April 7, 2019 marks the 300th anniversary of the completion of the earthly life and entrance into eternity of Saint John Baptist de La Salle. In commemoration of the significance of this anniversary, the Vatican has proclaimed Nov 17, 2018 – Dec 31, 2019 as a Jubilee Year in honor of all contemporary Lasallian Vocations throughout the world. This includes you and all of us at Manhattan College who are dedicated to bringing to life the uniquly distinctive Lasallian Catholic Mission of Manhattan College!
As we celebrate Mission Month at Manhattan College during April 2019, we are invited to celebrate our contributionsto the contemporary understanding of the Lasallian vocation through the richness of our engagement with our students and with our local and global community.
Click here for the announcement from Brother Robert Schieler, FSC, Superior General
Click here for the Proclamation from the Vatican following the mandate of His Holiness Pope Francis in granting the Jubilee Year in honor of Saint John Baptist de la Salle