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Mystic of the Month — Ven. Mary de Sales Chappuis

We’re beginning a new series to acquaint you with the holy Vistandines who are on their way to formal beatification or canonization but are not well known among the faithful. Why choose Mother Mary de Sales Chappuis to begin the series? Because her close associate, Venerable Louis Brisson OSFS will be beatified this coming September […]

What is Ven Louis Brisson’s Connection to the Visitation?

Fr. Louis Brisson, OSFS, co-founder of the Oblates of St. Francis de Sales was born on June 23, 1817, in Plancy, France, the only child of Toussaint and Savine Brisson.  He was educated by a local priest who had a large library.  Louis read everything; he had a special interest in the sciences. Brisson was […]

Ven. Louis Brisson, OSFS will be Beatified on Sept 22, 2012

We have received the great news that Ven. Louis Brisson will be beatified in Troyes, France on September 22, 2012. Troyes is the historic city in which he founded the two congregations of the Oblates of St. Francis de Sales(Priests and Brothers; and Sisters) http://www.oblates.org/ http://www.oblatesisters.org/  Troyes is also home to the Visitation Monastery in […]