Founder's birthday

Aug 07 marks the birth of Marist Founder, Jean-Claude Colin in revolution-torn France in 1790 in the hamlet of Barbery.

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Below: Views surrounding the hamlet of Barbery, including the 'ForĂȘt Barbery' where the Colin family hid priests pursued by anti-church officials. It was here, too, that the shy, young Jean-Claude would go for solitude during his boyhood...

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Posted: Aug 07, 2014
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