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January 2012

Discernment with DeSales-Continuing the Dialog

Adapted from St. Francis De Sales Conference 20 Candidate: I am drawn to the religious life but I am not strong enough to do as I want. I’m afraid to begin this journey.   St. Francis De Sales: Courage, my dear daughter, I have told you several times that religion is a school in which […]

Highlights of Sunday’s Chat Session

On: Discerning with DeSales Welcome to tonight’s chat on Discerning with DeSales! Has St Francis’ advice shaken you or are you determined to keep on the path toward religious life? Sister: Have you a particular interest in St Francis de Sales? Guest 1:Yes of course. I have read many of his works  Jan 29 2012, 7:27 […]

FORMER FIRST LADY BARBARA BUSH VISITS VISITATION MONASTERY

Georgetown Visitation was privileged to have a special visitor Friday January 27th,  former First Lady, Mrs. Barbara Bush. Mrs. Bush was greeted by Head of School Dan Kerns, President Emerita Sr. Mary Berchmans and Board Chair Kerry McDonnell Mudd, and then enjoyed coffee and refreshments with Mother Jacqueline and several other Sisters as well as […]