The Pilgrims in Perú immersion program took place in Lima from July 17 - 25, 2022. This program is sponsored by the Province Office of Educational Services under the direction of Dr. Cristiana Ritchie-Bonomo, Director of OES. Participants from our schools and other ministries had the opportunity to enter into the lives of the local people giving them first-hand knowledge and experience which they can now share with their colleagues. Thanks to Cris and Br. Steve Casey for organizing and coordinating this program.
Other News from ERCBNA
Edmund Rice Education Beyond Borders Congress
Thanks to Dr. Cristiana RitchieBonomo Director of the Office of Educational services for providing the following reflection re: the recent Edmund Rice Education Beyond Borders Congress held in Dublin, Ireland.
Educating with Hope in our Heart and Hands
The theme of this year’s Edmund Rice Education Beyond Borders Congress, held in Dublin, Ireland was Educating with Hope in our Heart and Hands. However, educating with hope involves forming deeper connections with one another and solving problems together.
Founder's Day at the Province Center
The Mt. Sion Community, Elizabeth, NJ hosted a Founder’s Day liturgy, social and dinner on Saturday, May 6, 2023 in Elizabeth, NJ. More than twenty-five Brothers and colleagues gathered to celebrate Blessed Edmund Rice. Mass was celebrated by Father Robert LaFerrera. Below are some photos from the day.
- Mission Frère - Advocacy
ERI Youth Ambassadors Campaign- Environmental Advocacy
In conjunction with Laudato Si’ Week (May 21-May 28), Edmund Rice Youth Ambassadors and students from various ERCBNA schools participated in the final advocacy campaign of the year, which was focused on environmental advocacy