We warmly welcome Fr. Bob Gross to our Visitation
BVM family!  We look forward to getting to know you.

Fr. Bob's Corner!


Our weekend Mass schedule will be as follows:  5:15pm (Vigil) in the upper church, 7:30am, 9:00am & 11:00am in the lower church.  Sunday Mass will be live streamed on Facebook - check Facebook for more information. (@VisitationBVM). Our weekday Mass schedule will be as follows:  Monday/Wednesday/Friday 7am & Tuesday/Thursday/Saturday at 8:15am all in the lower church.  Daily Mass readings can be found at: ohttp://www.usccb.org/ & https://www.ibreviary.org/en/ or download one of the following apps:  Laudate or ibreviary.

During this difficult time please support the parish through on-line giving.  Click on image below
Facebook Live - Visitation BVM - Mass - September 27, 2020 
For those of you who do not have Facebook please use:
VisiChurch on Vimeo - Visitation BVM - September 27, 2020
Note:Vimeo is the recorded version
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. 


The rectory office is currently open Mondays 9-7pm, Tuesdays 9-4pm, Wednesday 9am-7pm , Thursdays 9-4pm & Friday 9-4pm.  A face mask must be worn before entering the rectory.
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.
(during COVID-19 Pandemic)
(Upper Church) &
SUNDAY 7:30AM, 9AM & 11AM
(Lower Church)
Perpetual Adoration 
 is available 8AM - 8PM, 
Monday-Friday in the Lower Church

Saturday-Sunday in the Upper Church.
The Perpetual Adoration Chapel is closed until further notice.
Saturdays: 8:45 AM; 4:00 to 5:00 PM
in the lower church

Daily Mass is available online here

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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Fr. Bob mentioned the following book and prayer: Trustful Surrender to Divine Providence, The Secret of Peace and Happiness, By Fr. Jean Baptiste Saint-Jure....


Sunday, November 1, 2020 - 2:00-3:00 PM (Solemnity of All Saints) Event: Holy Hour for the Election: 50 People, 50 States, One Hour Join us for an ho...


Wednesday, October 21, 2020 - 7:00-8:30 PM Lecture: Built Upon Rock: Finding Your Footing in a Period of Great Turmoil (This lecture will be offered in pe...


September 25-27, 2020 Event: Restore Culture Virtual Workshops The Restore Culture Workshop is a FREE three-day online event. During this weeken...


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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.

High School CYO & Youth Club

Youth Ministry Happenings!
Post-poned until further notice.  The Youth Guitar Group provides music at the 11:30 am Mass in the Lower Church on the 4th Sunday of the month. We would be very happy to welcome new members to our group. If you enjoy music, please consider giving our Youth Choir a try. Please contact Ms. Laura Baldassari at visibvmyouth@gmail.com or Sister Diane Marie at sister.diane@visitationbvmschool.org to indicate your interest in joining the Youth choir. If you would like to become a youth lector for these Masses, please contact Sister Diane Marie at sister.diane@visitationbvmschool.org.

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    Job Openings

    Job Opportunities:

    Substitute Teachers – as needed/when available.

    Lunch Monitors for the 2020-2021 School Year: We are looking for adults, 21 years and older, to serve as lunch moderators our lunch and recess periods, three to five days a week.

    If interested in any of the above positions, please call 610-539-6080 Option 1 or email: kathleen.steiert@visitationbvmschool.org