Category Archives: Salesian Feast Days

Prepare for Celebrating St Francis de Sales on January 24






The Founder of the Visitation Order, St. Francis de Sales will be celebrated with a 9AM Mass at Visitation Monastery’s Sacred Heart Chapel. We offer a nine day preparation for this glorious day! Our Holy Founder of the Visitation Order, … Continue reading

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Feast of St Margaret Mary Fri October 16






Friday October 16th is the Feast of St. Margaret Mary, a Visitation Nun from Paray-le-Monial, who received the revelations of the Sacred Heart of Jesus. MASS WILL BE AT 7:15aM FOR THE FEAST We have chosen a particularly spiritual letter … Continue reading

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Sacred Heart Novena at Visitation Begins June 4, 2015






The Annual Sacred Heart Novena will begin on  Thursday June 4, 2015 at 730PM Mass and will continue every night at 730PM through the Feast of the Sacred Heart of Jesus,  Friday June 12, 2015. Our Celebrants will be: Thursday … Continue reading

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Consecrated Life and St. Francis de Sales






The Feast of St. Francis de Sales is approaching..on Saturday January 24th and our Church has also begun to celebrate the Year of Consecrated Life. As a preparation for St. Francis de Sales’ Feast, we thought it might be good … Continue reading

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Blessings of the New Year






The Visitation Sisters in Bay Ridge wish all our neighbors and all web viewers a very Blessed New Year in Our Lord. St. Jane de Chantal has said, ” We are at the end of another year. Soon, this present … Continue reading

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Cloistered Sisters Take a Walk with Jesus and a Saint






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Mass/Candlelight Procession/Veneration of relic






The Brooklyn Diocese’s Sacred Heart Apostolate under the leadership of Reverend Peter Gillen, in conjunction with the Visitation Sisters, invites you to a special celebration of the Feast of St. Margaret Mary Alacoque on Thursday, October 16, 2014, her Feast … Continue reading

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Sacred Heart Guard of Honor Members






The Sacred Heart Apostolate returns to Visitation Monastery to celebrate First Friday Masses starting Friday, September 5, 2014 at 730PM. We are pleased to announce that we will also commence First Sunday gatherings for all enrolled Guard of Honor Members … Continue reading

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St. Jane de Chantal, One of God’s Greatest Lovers






Tuesday August 12thwill be the Feast of the Foundress of the Order of the Visitation of Holy Mary, St. Jane Frances de Chantal. The well-known Cardinal Berulle, founder of the French Oratory,  once said of St. Jane that she was … Continue reading

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Celebrating the Feast of St Anne and St Joachim






The Feast of St. Anne and St Joachim is special not only as the celebration of the parents of our dear Blessed Lady and a remembrance of all our ancestors in our faith, but it also has special meaning for … Continue reading

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