Monthly Archives: August 2016

Remembering Bl. Theresa of Calcutta’s Visit to Brooklyn Visitation Monastery






As we prepare for the canonization of Blessed Mother Theresa on September 4, 2016, our community in Bay Ridge is recalling Mother’s visit to our Monastery in 1986. While only three Sisters currently in the Monastery were here at that … Continue reading

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More Photos of Solemn Profession of Sr. Ana Maria






Most Reverend James Massa presided at the Solemn Profession Liturgy at Brooklyn Visitation Monastery with concelebrating priests and Deacon John. Pictured from left to right are: Msgr Joe Nugent, Rev. Richard Bretone, Sr. Ana Maria, Bishop James Massa, Mother Susan … Continue reading

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Sr Ana Maria Professes Solemn Vows






The heat of this August day was no match for the burning flames of the Sacred Heart of Jesus’ Love for Sister as she made her lifelong commitment to Him. Sat. Aug 13, 2016 will be marked forever in our … Continue reading

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Strolling through the Fields






Waling thru the French field with Visitandines – ​  annecy walking in the grounds video. p1.mp4 ​    

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French Trip Video






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