Author Archives: the Sisters

Ash Wednesday

Ash Wednesday and Valentine’s Day both fall on February 14th this year! Show your love of the Lord by attending Mass and receiving ashes as a sign of penitence. Ashes will be distributed at Visitation Monastery during the 9AM School … Continue reading

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St Francis de Sales DVD

It was a somewhat unusual parish project: to make a film and a show about the life and spirituality of Saint Francis de Sales. Mission accomplished ! The parishioners of Thorens-Glières and surroundings recount the life of the patron saint … Continue reading

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Blessed Epiphany from St Francis de Sales

    “Let us come close to the crib. If you love riches, you will find the gold that the kings brought; if you are looking for the smoke of honors, you will find that in the incense, and if … Continue reading

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Video Retrospective 2017 Visitation Monastery,Brooklyn

From the Brooklyn Diocese Net TV   Sisters Celebrate 450th Birthday of St Francis DeSales August 22, 2017 Katie Engesser reports that on the birthday of a Saint. Our Lady of Fatima’s First Home in Brooklyn May 10, 2017 Ahead … Continue reading

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Happy New Year’s Eve from St Francis de Sales

    ” Here we are at the end of the old year; tomorrow will be the beginning of the new. We must bless the Lord for the many graces we have received. May it please God that by the … Continue reading

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Christmas 2017 Schedule of Masses

Holy Mass at Visitation Monastery: Sunday December 24, 2017          9AM Sunday December 24, 2017 Christmas Eve        730PM Monday December 25 2017 Christmas Day         9:00AM

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Preparing the Nativity Creche

Net TV came by to interview dads and daughters of Visitation Academy https://netny.tv/episodes/currents/dads-daughters-prepare-academy-creche/  

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Advent Mass and Nativity Blessing Dec 3

Once again, the Visitation Monastery and Academy community will bless our Nativity, light trees and celebrate Mass, starting at 630PM on Sunday December 3, 2017.

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Renewing our Vows

The Sisters of the Visitation Monastery of Brooklyn will publicly renew our Holy Vows of Poverty Chastity and Obedience at the 730AM Mass on Tuesday November 21, the Feast of the Presentation of Holy Mary. You are welcome to attend … Continue reading

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National Vocation Week- in Brooklyn Visitation!

This year’s National Vocation week coincides with the Brooklyn Diocese’s year long celebration of vocations. As one of our contributions at Visitation Monastery, we invite you to join us on Sunday November 5 and every Sunday, thereafter from 4PM-530PM for … Continue reading

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