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November 2012

Chatting about:Growing in Devotion

Faith- the dawn of devotion- Sunday’s chat  Sister : What devotions do you practice and how were you led to them? How do you perceive your faith and love of God in relation to your knowledge of Him? What is your balance between prayer, worship and theological study? How do the fires of your love […]

“Like Aaron & Hur”:Exit Interview of Vatican Visitandines

The three year monastic residence of the Visitation Sisters in the Vatican’s Mater Ecclesiae Monastery has drawn to  a close. L’Osservatore Romano interviewed the Superior, Mother Maria Begona  Sanchos Herreros, about this experience, publishing the article in the November 7, 2012 issue of the paper.  http://www.news.va/fr/news/comme-aaron-et-core Mother Maria Begona used the biblical image of Aaron […]

New Book on the Visitation Nuns in Africa

Just published (in French) The Visitation of Holy Mary in Congo-Brazzaville 1964-2010, by Sister Francoise Marie Balekoro, this book tells the fascinating story of the foundation of the Visitation Order in Africa. The insightful Bishop who realized the young African Church would benefit from the prayers of contemplative religious enabled the two communities of  Loango […]