Brother Paul T. Cullen, C.F.X.

Paul was born in the Dorcester section of Boston in 1934, one of five Cullen brothers. The family eventually moved to Worcester and he attended St. John’s High School on Temple Street, graduating in 1952.[read more]

Brother William Lyons, C.F.X.

"A gifted teacher and a brilliant scholar" was how one former confrere described Brother William Lyons who succumbed to cancer March 7, 2022 while being cared for at Xaverian House, Danvers, MA.  Brother Bill was 84 years old and spent nearly sixty-eight years as a Xaverian Brother.[read more]

Students Leave Crime-Ridden Neighborhood, Join Sant Zaveryen Community

The story of these two students is truly horrifying. They spent almost three years living on the streets, and nights in the auditorium of their school. Being a student in Haiti has been a stressful situation for the last few years, with socio-political issues and crime.[read more]

Brother Charles Warthen Helps Support Afghan Refugees in Virginia Beach

"Our role is merely transportation, driving them from their ESL class several days a week to their apartment which has been provided by Catholic Charities,” said Brother Charles Warthen. “We also drive them to and from work as needed. All have income and send funds back home to Afghanistan.”[read more]

Incoming First Year Postulants Welcomed in Kenya

These men are ready to dedicate their lives to follow God more closely as Xaverian Brothers. The theme of the initiation was, “You are precious to me" which challenged all to reflect upon God’s love.[read more]