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A “St. Jane de Chantal” Christmas

Our foundress, St Jane de Chantal, has been described as celebrating Christmas in this spirit: “Her love for God, strong, solid, and, if we may use the expression, severe, was, nevertheless, allied to piety the most tender and simple. It was pleasing, at the Christmas feast, to see with what devotion she went herself to […]

Caen, France Visitation Monastery’s new Chapel for Leonie Martin

Beatification of Leonie Martin. The chapel as new in Caen The chapel of the Visitation monastery has been completely renovated. Pascal SIMON (Paraphrased in English by blogger) St. Therese of Lisieux sister, Leonie Martin, from the Caen  Monastery of the Visitation, whose beatification began will have a  restored chapel which should reopen by the end […]

St. Margaret Mary and the Sacred Heart- Part 2

On July 2, 1688, St. Margaret Mary had a grand vision. The Virgin appeared to her near the Sacred Heart of Jesus, St. Francis de Sales, Father Claude de La Colombiere and the Daughters of the Visitation who surrounded His throne. Mary said, pointing to the Heart of Jesus: “This is a divine treasure that […]