St. John Baptist de la Salle, founder of the De La Salle Christian Brothers, pray for us! https://catholicsaintsonline.wordpress.com/2014/09/02/st-john-baptist-de-la-salle/ #Catholic #saintoftheday #prayforus #StJohnBaptistDeLaSalle #pray #lent #Lent2017
Help me always to remember that I work with the most precious material in the world, the mind of a child. Help me always to remember that I am making marks upon that mind which time will never rub out.
St. Catherine of Alexandria (patron saint of teachers), a stained glass window (detail). Depending on the source, this window was designed by Edward Burne-Jones, or possibly William Morris; and it was most likely made by Morris & Co. as early as 1860, or as late as the 1880s
Saint Jean-Baptiste de La Salle (1651-1719) was a priest, educational reformer, and founder of Institute of the Brothers of the Christian Schools. He is a the patron saint of teachers. He is considered the founder of the first Catholic schools.