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December 2011

Ven. Louis Brisson, OSFS will be Beatified on Sept 22, 2012

We have received the great news that Ven. Louis Brisson will be beatified in Troyes, France on September 22, 2012. Troyes is the historic city in which he founded the two congregations of the Oblates of St. Francis de Sales(Priests and Brothers; and Sisters) http://www.oblates.org/ http://www.oblatesisters.org/  Troyes is also home to the Visitation Monastery in […]

Venerable Father Louis Brisson, OSFS

On December 19, 2011 The Holy Father Pope Benedict XVI formally approved a miracle that will lead to the beatification of Ven. Louis Brisson, OSFS. Venerable Brisson was the Founder of the Oblates of St. Francis de Sales, both Fathers, Brothers and Sisters. He was strongly encouraged for many years by a Visitation Superior in […]

Video Greetings in Christmas Art from Camden

Brother Mickey McGrath meditates with us on his piece”Madonna and Child” while the Mayor of Camden N.J. shares her own insights on this beautiful Christmas painting. Merry Christmas from the Sisters of the Visitation in the US as well! http://www.visitationmonasteryminneapolis.org/2011/12/madonna-and-child-advent-reflection-featuring-br-mickey-mcgraths-artwork/