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November 2014

Lebanese Visitandines Pictured in National Geographic

Who would have thought it? The December 2014 issue of National Geographic magazine highlights “food”. And in the article, the Joy of Food, the Visitation Nuns outside of Beirut,Lebanon are photographed in their kitchen making marzipan sweets. Here is the article: http://www.nationalgeographic.com/foodfeatures/joy-of-food/ Scroll down 5 photos in the article to see the Visitation Sisters at […]

Meditation on Christ the King by St Francis de Sales

Sunday November 23rd is the Feast of Christ the King. Instituted long after the life of our Founder, St. Francis de Sales, this Feast nevertheless was “anticipated” by St Francis in one of his meditations from his “Introduction to the Devout Life” He refers to Jesus as “King” several times, as well as in His […]

On Line Salesian Advent Courses

Salesian Online – Advent Course Offerings 2014 These courses are run simultaneously for enrichment and are completely ONLINE. There are no papers due and requires limited reading. Courses run from Nov. 30 to Dec. 24. You may sign on to your course as early as November 28 to begin reading. Preparing to Wait As we await the fullness […]