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Feast of Saint Francis de Sales

Live + Jesus! Today all Visitation Sisters throughout the world unite in prayer, heart and spirit to celebrate the feast of our Holy Father, Saint Francis de Sales. Although Francis entered eternal life on December 28, 1622 while at our Monastery in … Continue reading

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The Word Made Flesh

Live + Jesus! Over the past weeks of Advent, our reflections have invited us to travel along the road with Mary, the Virgin Mother of the Word Made Flesh. In the prayer of Mary, the Magnificat, we are moved to … Continue reading

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Feast of the Presentation of Our Lady

  Live + Jesus! Today, November 21, the Feast of the Presentation of Our Lady, we, the Sisters of the Visitation of Holy Mary throughout the world, renew our vows each year during the Holy Sacrifice of the Mass as an … Continue reading

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November, a Time of Reflection

Live + Jesus!  As we move from one season to another nature calls us to find moments for quiet reflection – so great a need in our world today where there is so much “busyness”. Reflection helps us to place … Continue reading

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Feast of Saint Margaret Mary Alacoque

Live + Jesus! Our little sister, Saint Margaret Mary, although not the first saint to have revelations from the Sacred Heart of Jesus, bore a message for a world that had grown lukewarm in their love for the God who … Continue reading

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AUTUMN GIFTS

Live + Jesus! One day while we were taking a walk, our eyes fell upon a beautiful Fall leaf, one of the first beginning to blanket our Monastery grounds. Sister Marie de Chantal gently picked up the leaf and said, … Continue reading

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Birthday of Mary, Mother of God and Our Mother

Live + Jesus! Birthdays are special to all of us! We celebrate and remember those we love with joy as we express our gratitude for their gift of life and for our sharing in their lives! Saint Francis de Sales … Continue reading

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A TIME OF REST IN THE HEART OF GOD

Live + Jesus! Our Divine Savior assures us that we can do all things in Him who strengthens us and without Him, we can do nothing. In other words, we are the tools in the Hands of the Artist. How often … Continue reading

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FEAST OF SAINT JANE DE CHANTAL

Live + Jesus! There is no doubt that this Feast of our Holy Mother and Patroness of our Saint Jane de Chantal Gallery Community has a very special significance this year for each of us. As we reflected on a … Continue reading

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FEAST OF THE TRANSFIGURATION

Live + Jesus! The revelation of this feast prefigured the splendor of heaven where we will see God face to face. Through grace, we acquire the seed of eternal life during our present existence and begin to participate in a … Continue reading

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