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Through the Holy Visitation Saint Marie, follow us into the discovery of a monastic world and its four century´s surrounding wall of history...  This is the story of two friends who lived in the early 17th century: Francis de Sales, bishop, but also a diplomat and bestselling author and Jane Frances de Chantal, mother became nun. From their meeting in 1604 will be born one of the greatest spiritual friendships in the History but also the Order of the Visitation. Their memories and works created for their canonization will dazzle you with their richness and the beautiful embroidered flowers, decor of the reign of Louis XIV. Press Kit (in French)  Saint Francis of Sales chose to found a monastic order under the protection of the Visitation, merry mystery of Mary´s life, signs of meeting, charity and reception. By this name, the prelate invites his spiritual daughters to the sanctification by humility and softness 

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