Gerard Rummery, FSC, PhD
This text was finalized on May 15, 2015 as a compilation of materials that might be used for a workshop. For further study of The Memoir on the Beginnings, see also An Introduction to the History of the Institute of the Brothers of the Christian Schools: The Origins 1651-1726 (Lasallian Studies 5) by Henri Bédel and translated by Allen Geppert (Rome, 1996), pages 41-45. [In the manuscript as prepared by Brother Gerard, sources were not explicitly referenced. The editors have attempted, when possible, to cite readily available sources.]
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About the Author
Gerard Rummery, FSC, Ph.D.
Gerard Rummery, FSC, holds a Doctor of Philosophy degree from Lancaster University. He served two periods on the staff of the International Lasallian Center (CIL) in Rome and was twice elected to the General Council of the De La Salle Christian Brothers (1986-1993 and 1993-2000). He remains a presenter and researcher with Lasallian Education Services in Australia.