Category Archives: Advent

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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Cloister Creche in Preparation for Christmas






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Brooklyn Tablet article on our Nativity Lighting






On Sunday December 4, 2016 our Monastery Sisters and Academy family gathered to bless our creche, dedicate a memorial to Mr. Larry Morrish, and celebrate the Eucharistic Liturgy of the Second Week of Advent, with our children’s choir beautifully harmonizing … Continue reading

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Rest in Peace






Our dear Sister Mary Antonia VHM went home to God Monday November 28, 2016. Viewing was Friday Dec 2 in the afternoon and evening. Sister’s Funeral Liturgy was held Saturday December 3 at 945AM. Thank you for your prayers. Sr. … Continue reading

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Nativity Mass and Tree Lighting Dec 4






The annual Nativity Mass and Tree Lighting will take place at Visitation Monastery on Sunday December 4th starting at 630PM. You are all welcome to attend. Here is a video clip from last year’s event:

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Video Retrospective of Visitation Monastery 2015






Thanks to the Brooklyn Diocese’s NET TV which covered some important moments of our Monastery’s and Sisters’ lives in 2015! Art Exhibit with Anne Goetze’s Pray to Love Series! Employee Zaida’s Generosity toward her Husband’s Medical Needs: Year of Consecrated … Continue reading

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Christmas Tree Lighting at Visitation Monastery






Our 20th anniversary of tree lighting took place this season in 2015 and Net TV covered the event. Watch it here:

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Advent in the Monastery






This evening we begin the most reverent and mystical season of Advent. The Monastery is a silent stronghold of prayerful preparation as Sisters move about, getting the Advent wreaths and candles into their holders, setting out the Advent blessings, changing … Continue reading

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Joining in Prayer- Year of Consecrated Life






The Year of Consecrated Life has begun! We welcome you to join the Sisters to pray for vocations every Sunday between 4-5:30PM in the Sacred Heart Chapel. Prayer will include Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament, the Glorious Mysteries of the … Continue reading

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