70th Anniversary of the declaration of St. John Baptist de La Salle as Patron Saint of Teachers
Dear Lasallians and Stephenians,
15 May 2020 is a special day for all of us as it marks the 70th Anniversary of the declaration of our founder St. John Baptist de La Salle as Patron Saint of Teachers.
Today we honour our founder’s life, work and mission as one Lasallian community. As we join our fellow Lasallian schools and friends from Singapore and around the world in marking this day, do visit the La Salle Singapore Facebook Page and watch the 70th Anniversary video there. Or, you could watch the video on the YouTube site itself - Link
Let us endeavor to lead a life of Faith, Service and Community, be men of integrity and men of service, so as to lift The Last, The Least and The Lost amongst us towards a better world, in every moment and every sense.
And, in the words of the last stanza and chorus of the anthem We Are Lasallians:
Today the need remains, for men like De La Salle
Continuing his mission
Working for the good of all
We are siblings to each other, across all walks of life
And we shall ever shine like stars through trial by fire and strife
We are one, but we are many
And from all the lands of earth we come
We share a dream, and sing with one voice
I am, you are, we are Lasallian
For more on our founder:https://ststephens.moe.edu.sg/our-school/our-founder