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YEAR OF FAITH

The Spirit of Faith- Guard of Honor Reflection for Feb 2017

“Faith is the lighted torch of our soul” reminds our founder. In this month, which begins with the Feast of the Presentation, “the feast of the Light”, could we not, symbolically, each morning rekindle the blessed candle received that day and ask Jesus to maintain in us the spark of the faith ? The Spirit […]

News from the Paris Visitation Monastery

VISITATION MONASTERY IN PARIS This year was marked by the Jubilee of the Cathedral Notre Dame de Paris . Some of us , passing the cathedral were able to admire the new bells and we all have heard them at the official opening on Palm Sunday through KTO-tv . The documentary that accompanied it allowed […]

“Dare to Say Your Faith Today”

This past summer, a Salesian Week was held in the Basilica of Annecy France with its  theme corresponding to the Year of Faith,”Dare to say Your Faith Today”  and with special focus on St Francis de Sales and St Jane de Chantal. The Bishop of Annecy, successor to St Francis himself,  Bishop Yves Boivineau, introduced […]