Br. Aquinas Richard, FMS
70th Anniversary of Being a Marist Brother
Br. Aquinas Richard entered the Marist Novitiate in 1948. He professed his first vows on July 26, 1949. After completing a BA in Biology at Marist College, he began his teaching career at Mount St. Michael Academy in 1952. He also served as a teacher and track coach at St. Mary’s High School in Manhasset, NY (1956-1960) and at Archbishop Molloy High School, Briarwood, NY (1960-2018),
He earned an MA inBiologyfrom Fordham University in 1959 and professed his Final Vows on July 26, 1954 as well as the Vow of Stability in May 1964.