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Welcome Home, Archbishop Perez!

Posted on January 27, 2020 in: General News

The Archdiocese of Philadelphia rejoices to welcome one of her own sons back home as the next Archbishop of Philadelphia, Most Reverend Nelson J. Perez. He will be installed as archbishop Feb. 18 at 2 p.m., in the Cathedral Basilica of SS. Peter and Paul.  "Nelson J. Perez was born in Miami, Florida, on June 16, 1961 to David and Emma Perez and is the brother of the late Dr. David Perez and Louis Martin Perez. He was raised in West New York, NJ. Archbishop Perez earned a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Psychology from Montclair State University in 1983. He entered Saint Charles Borromeo Seminary in Philadelphia, wh...

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CELEBRATING MARY'S YES WEDNESDAY, MARCH 25 AT 7PM SOLEMNITY OF THE ANNUNCIATION OF THE LORD Catholics throughout the Archdiocese are invited to be part of the Culture of Vocations by participating in a ROSARY RALLY!! Seven locations throughout the Archdiocese will simultaneously pray the rosary and participate in a discussion on a new vocation initiative with Serra International. On the Feast of her profound YES, we will honor Our Blessed Mother and ask for her protection and intercession as we pray for vocations! See the flyer here! Visitation BVM will be participating in the Rosary Rally at Pope John P...

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New School Board & Vocations

Posted on January 21, 2020 in: Pastor

NEW VISI SCHOOL BOARD MEMBERS TO BE INSTALLED: Next weekend, January 17th at the 10:15 am Mass, the members of the brand-new Visitation BVM School Board will be introduced and installed during the liturgy. At all other Masses next weekend, a board member will be speaking after Communion to share news of the board’s dreams and goals for our parish school. This is a board of specific or limited jurisdiction, meaning that its members share in the governance and oversight of our school along with the pastor—who retains certain areas of oversight that remain his responsibility alone. The school board will work dilig...

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