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Sister Susan Marie

Waiting with Mary

We wait with Mary   “Mary said: ‘Behold, I am the handmaid of the Lord. May it be done to me according to your word.’”   In God Desires You, St. Francis de Sales on Living the Gospel, author Eunan McDonnell, SDB, tells us:   “…Jesus praises the poor in spirit. He encourages a childlike […]

Visitation Newsletter archives 2012-2017

December 2017 Sunday chat: We begin with “Treatise on the Love of God” 12/15/17 Sunday chat: St. Francis sends us off in the final chapter in his book 12/07/17 Sunday chat: Can we have too many spiritual exercises? 12/01/17 November 2017 Sunday chat: We are not our own 11/23/17 Sunday chat: When did God begin […]

Chatting about: Treatise on Love of God Book 1

 Now that we finished going through An Introduction to the Devout Life, we are going to move into Saint Francis’ Treatise on the Love of God. This time around we will have accompanying videos and reflections to give you a new way to embrace his timeless wisdom. We begin with with Francis’s Understanding of Human Nature. SrSusan (Guest): Do you find Francis’ […]