Our weekend Mass schedule: 
5:15pm (Vigil) in the upper church 
7:30am (lower church)
9:00am & 11:00am in the upper church. 

Our weekday Mass schedule, all in the lower church: 
Monday/Wednesday/Friday 7am
Tuesday/Thursday/Saturday at 8:15am  

Holy Day Mass schedule:
7pm Vigil Upper Church
7am  Lower Church 
8:15am (only when school is in session)
Noon Upper Church
Daily Mass readings can be found at: http://www.usccb.org/ & https://www.ibreviary.org/en/ or download one of the following apps:  Laudate or ibreviary.
Music/Lyrics for the weekend of July 25, 2021.
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Visitation BVM - Eighteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time - July 31, 2021 - 5:15 PM Vigil Mass

Weekly Bulletin 


A warm welcome to Visitation BVM Parish and our Parish Website!  We are a Roman Catholic Parish of the Archdiocese of Philadelphia, founded in 1954.  Our address is 196 North Trooper Road, Norristown, PA 19403-2600.  We are located in Montgomery County about 5 miles from Valley Forge National Historical Park.  You can access driving directions and our Mass Schedule from links below.

If you are new to the Valley Forge/Norristown Area, please consider making Visitation your parish home.  We offer a wealth of parish organizations and activities for a variety of interests.   

For ministry to our children, we offer a wonderful pre-K through 8th grade parish school with a very fine Home and School Association.  We also have an active Catholic Youth Organization and a High School Youth Ministry.   

If you are interested in learning about the Catholic Faith, the Rite of Christian Initiation of Adults (RCIA) meets on a weekly basis.  All are welcome; including long time Catholics looking for a refresher course in the faith. 


Upcoming Events:
Biking for Vocations, 8/7 - 8/7
Fr. Bob's Installation, 9/19/21, 11am Mass
Ministry Fair, 9/26/21, Noon

The rectory office hours during the summer are:  Mondays from 9am-4pm & Tuesday through Friday 9am - 1pm.  If these times are not convenient please call the rectory to make an evening appointment.
If you need to reach a priest or staff member outside of these hours, please call (610) 539-5572 and leave a message or send an e-mail to rectory@visitationbvm.org
Someone will get back to you in a timely manner as messages are checked frequently.

Exposition of the Blessed Sacrament
is in the Convent Chapel - behind school.
8AM- 8PM daily
Sunday - 12(noon) - 8PM
Reposing of the Blessed Sacrament
Monday, Tuesday & Wednesday - 8 pm with Benediction
Thursday, Friday, Saturday & Sunday - 8 pm w/closing service.

Saturdays: 8:45 AM; 4:00 to 4:45 PM
in the lower church

Personal Prayer of Spiritual Communion

All: My Jesus, I believe that you are present in the
Blessed Sacrament,
I love you above all things and
I desire you with all my heart.
Since I cannot now receive you sacramentally,
I ask you to come spiritually into my heart.
I embrace you as if you were already in my heart
and unite myself to you completely,

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The Seminary Appeal is vital to the Archdiocese, please pray for our seminians, Deacons and Priests.

Click here for more information on how to support our seminarians by way of prayer and financial support.

Meet our seminarians.

Youth Ministry

Youth Bible Study:  Please join our Youth and Young Adult Ministry as we crack open the Bible! Together, we will explore the story of Jesus in Mark’s Gospel! Click here for the schedule and to sign up!

Youth Ministries Happenings: For more information click here.  If you are interested in participating in the youth group, signup for our information on Flocknotes at https://visibvm.flocknote.com/Youth or contact Ms. Laura Baldassari at youth@visitationbvm.org.

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    Job Openings

    Job Opportunities:

    Full-time Maintenance/Custodial position at school.  If interested, please send and email to:  humanresources@visitationbvm.org.

    Substitute Teachers – as needed/when available.

    If interested in a substitute teacher positions, please call 610-539-6080 Option 1 or email: kathleen.steiert@visitationbvmschool.org