Category Archives: Ordinary Time

Celebrating St Teresa of Calcutta at the Brooklyn Visitation Monastery






Sunday September 4th 2016 was a special day as Mother Teresa became St Teresa of Calcutta. Here at the Monastery we had our 9AM Mass and afterward invited all those in the congregation to place their petitions to the new … 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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A Special Retreat






Two years ago the Superior of Brooklyn Visitation Monastery was given a gift to make her annual retreat at our Founding Monastery of the Visitation in Annecy, France. She finally “opened” the gift this past July 9-18, 2016 and what … Continue reading

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St Francis de Sales on prayer: New Video






3 Motivations for Prayer- a new Video!   As we prepare for the next several years of celebrating St. Francis de Sales’ life: 2017 -his 450th anniversary of birth; 2022 his 400th anniversary of death, we’d like to reflect on … Continue reading

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Solemn Profession






Mid-August our dear Sister Ana Maria will make her Solemn Profession. Please pray for her!  

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Inside the Monastery






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Sunday Chat on Prayer






Prayer is as a Healing Water   Sign up: Living Jesus Chat — Membership   On Sunday we will chat about the importance of how we choose the devout life. We continue our series with Part II, Chapter 1: “The Necessity of … Continue reading

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Healing Mass at Visitation Monastery June 16






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Monastery Superior Celebrates Silver Jubilee






The Bishop of the Diocese of Brooklyn holds an annual event at the Immaculate Conception Center for all jubilarians of the year. This year approximately 92 Sisters and Brothers celebrated anywhere from 25 to 75 years of religious life. The … Continue reading

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Newly Approved Prayer






 A former novice of our Monastery was inspired to write this prayer which has been approved by the Church.  JESUS OUR HOPE AND SALVATION PRAYER– O JESUS we thank you that you are ever with us in this changing world.We … Continue reading

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