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Carmelite celebrations in Sicily

Last Sunday, August 4, the Prior General, Fernando Millán Romeral, O.Carm., led the solemn celebration of the Eucharist in the diocesan sanctuary of

Electoral Chapter of the Monastery of Jaboticabal, Brazil

The Elective Chapter of the Carmelite Monastery of Jaboticabal, Brazil, was held 30 July and 8 August 2019. The following were elected:

  • Prioress: Sr.
Electoral Chapter of the Monastery of Cabanatuan, Philippines

The Elective Chapter of the Carmelite Monastery of Cabanatuan, Philippines, was held on 13 August 2019. The following were elected:

  • Prioress: Sr. M.
CAUSA NOSTRAE LAETITIAE - Iulius 2019

Initium Novitiatus

  • 05-07-19 Olívio Antonio Trigo (Pern-Moz), Kriste Mambo, Zimbabwe
  • 05-07-19 Quetis Pirislão (Pern-Moz), Kriste Mambo, Zimbabwe
  • 05-07
A Meeting of North American Lay Carmelites

From July 19-21, the so-called “Lay Convocation” was held at the Hilton Hotel in Chicago (USA), organized by the PCM and SEL Provinces. Nearly 400

Journeying with the Young as Carmelites

The 27th Carmelite Family Day in the Philippines took place on July 21, 2019.  Speaking before members of different Carmelite congregations and lay

SOLLEMNITATE B.V. MARIAE DE MONTE CARMELO

Flos Carmeli, vitis florigera,
splendor caeli, Virgo puerpera singularis.
Mater mitis, sed viri nescia,...

VITAM COELO REDDIDERUNT

P. Englmar Reiner, (Ger)
 24-06-19
ORTUS: 08-06-28
P. TEMP.: 08-09-51
P. SOLL.: 08-09-54
ORD.: 
18-03-56

P. Christopher Crowley, (Hib)
26-06-19
Ortus: 12-06

Appointment as a member of the Congregation for the Clergy

The Holy Father, Pope Francis, has today (July 13th, 2019) appointed as a member of the Congregation for the Clergy the President of the Pontifical

The 25th Assembly of the Carmelite Family of the Iberian Region

From July 2 to 5, 2019, the 25th Assembly of the Carmelite Family of the Iberian Region (Spain and Portugal) was held at the "Virgen del Carmen"

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As Carmelites We live our life of allegiance to Jesus Christ and to serve Him faithfully with a pure heart and a clear conscience through a commitment to seek the face of the living God (the contemplative dimension of life), through prayer, through fraternity, and through service (diakonia). These three fundamental elements of the charism are not distinct and unrelated values, but closely interwoven. 

All of these we live under the protection, inspiration and guidance of Mary, Our Lady of Mount Carmel, whom we honor as "our Mother and sister."