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Visitation Saints

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 […]

Feb Dates Important to Visitandines

February 2: Presentation of Jesus in the Temple, day of prayer for Religious of apostolic life. 2 February 1641: birth of Saint Claude La Colombière near Lyon. February 15, 1682: death of Saint Claude La Colombiere. 15 February 1730: death of the Venerable Anne-Madeleine Rémuzat of the Visitation of Marseille. February 27, 1884: Blessed Marie […]