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New video about Madre Angelica Icaza

Madre Angelica Alvarez Icaza was a Visitandine Foundress of the Mexico City Visitation Monastery in the 20th century and a very great mystic. A recent production explores her life, interviews her relative and highlights the Visitandine devotion to the Sacred Heart through the life of our St. Margaret Mary. You can view it here: (in […]

St. Vincent de Paul and the Visitation Order

The Feast of  the well known and loved St. Vincent de Paul occurs on Saturday, September 27th. He was Founder of the Daughters of Charity of St. Vincent de Paul as well as the Congregation of the Mission, or Vincentians, as they are known. So what  was the relationship with the Visitation Order? Very close […]

Visitation Alum Beatified Sat, Sept 20th!

Sat, Sept 20th,  in Como, Italy, an alum of the Visitation Sisters Boarding School of Como was beatified in the Cathedral there. Beatification Mass video: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WH-R6u1YlCA Blessed Mother Giovannina Franchi was the Foundress of the  Congregation, Congregazione delle Suore Infermiere dell’Addolorata, founded in the mid 1850’s. http://www.suoreinfermieredelladdolorata.org/ Cardinal Angelo Amato presided over the ceremony, concelebrated […]