Displaying posts categorized under

Visitation Saints

American Servant of God was a Visitandine in Georgetown & Carmelite in Spain

Juana Adelaida O’Sullivan and Rouley was born in New York, United States, on October 8, 1817 to a Catholic father and Anglican mother, being baptized in the Anglican Church. At a young age  the girl decided to become a Catholic. At the death of her father, both her brother and her mother wanted her to […]

Important Dates for Visitandines in May

 May 13, 1920: Canonization of St. Margaret Mary by Pius XI May 13, 1933: Birth in Heaven of the Venerable Sister Marguerite-Marie Bogner at the Visitation of Erd. 1st Visitandine of Hungary 15 May 1956: Pope Pius XII publishes Hauriteis Aquas on the Sacred Heart 31 May 1992: Canonization of Saint Claude la Colombiere by […]

Ash Wednesday- The Ornament of Humility

This Lent we are sharing a treasure for meditation- rare conferences not easily found in English, by a Visitandine Superior, Mother Marie-Philomène Maujoüan du Gasset, of Nantes France, (1818-1896) whom we wrote about as a mystic in a previous post. http://visitationspirit.org/2015/06/mystic-mother-marie-philomena-of-nantes/ In this first meditation,Mother Marie Philomene addresses humility as a key characteristic for our […]