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Visitation Saints

St. Vincent de Paul and St. Jane de Chantal

Although few letters are extant from St. Vincent de Paul to St. Jane de Chantal, he was her spiritual director after St. Francis de Sales entered eternity. The following letter shows the confidence St. Vincent placed in St. Jane as he shared much about his new congregation. St. Vincent de Paul remains very honored in […]

Short Biography of the Prayer Life of Sr. Benigna Consolata Ferrero, Visitandine

We are just a few days away from the 100th anniversary of the passing of Sr Benigna Consolata, a Visitandine from Como, Italy. Here is her story: How does a Visitandine who offers her life to end a war, pray? What is her general attitude to her own prayer?   This Italian Visitandine did not […]

Year of “Leonie Martin” Declared

Live+Jesus   Reverend Antonio Sangalli, OCD, Postulator of the Cause of Beatification of the Visitandine Servant of God Sister Francoise Therese Martin (Leonie Martin, sibling of St. Therese of Lisieux) has declared a “YEAR OF LEONIE”. This year will honor the 75th anniversary of her passing into eternity and help to increase awareness of Leonie, […]