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Activities of the Prior General

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22/2013-26-03
Activities of the Prior General

The Prior General Fr. Fernando Millán Romeral, O.Carm. from the 10th to 13th January, while on his way to the United States of America to conduct the canonical visitation of the South West Provincial Commissariat, participated in the celebrations commemorating fifty years of Carmelite presence in the Dominican Republic. On that occasion he also visited four monasteries in the country (La Vega, Santo Domingo, Santiago and Monción).

Electoral Chapter of the Monastery of Camerino, Italy

No: 
21/2013-25-03
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The Elective Chapter of the Carmelite Monastery of Camerino, Italy, was held 25 March 2013. The following were elected:

  • Prioress:  Sr. M. Teresita Marino, O.Carm.
  • 1st Councilor:   Sr. M. Paola Colletta, O.Carm.
  • 2nd Councilor:  Sr. M. Grazia Di Palma, O.Carm.

Letter of the Prior General to His Holiness Francis

No: 
20/2013-19-03
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The Prior General, in the name of the Carmelite Order, has written to Pope Francis on the occasion of the election. In the letter he expresses to the Holy Father warm filial congratulations at this time as he takes on his service of the People of God. In the name of the Carmelites Fr. Fernando assures Pope Francis of our prayer

General Chapter of the Congregation "Irmãs Carmelitas da Divina Providéncia"

No: 
19/2013-07-03
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The General Chapter of the Carmelite Sisters of the Congregation "Irmãs Carmelitas da Divina Providéncia" (ICDP) was held in January 2013. The following were elected:

  • Superior General:  Sr. Dazir da Rocha Campos
  • 1st Councilor:  Sr. Maria Eduvirges Teixeira

Causa Nostrae Letitiae

No: 
18/2013-6-03
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Februarius 2013

Initium Novitiatus

  • 14-12-12 Suelen Cristina Andrade (JAB) Jaboticabal, Brasil
  • 11-02-13 Letícia Gomes de Almeida (JAB) Jaboticabal, Brasil

35th General Chapter of the Congregation of Our Lady of Mount Carmel

No: 
17/2012-18-02
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The General Chapter of the Carmelite Sisters of the Congregation of Our Lady of Mount Carmel (COLMC) was held in January 2013. The following were elected:

  • Superior General:  Sr. Lawrence Habetz, O. Carm.
  • Councilor:  Sr. Mary Sheila Undang, O.Carm.
  • Councilor:  Sr. Paula Marie Derise, O. Carm.
  • Councilor: Sr. Kathleen Farrelly, O. Carm.

Letter of the Prior General to His Holiness Benedict XVI

No: 
16/2013-16-02
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On the occasion of the resignation of Pope Benedict XVI, the Prior General sent a letter on behalf of the Carmelite Order, in which he expressed his gratitude to the Holy Father, for his ministry to the universal Church, and also for his warm affection for Carmel over the years. The Prior General recalled the various beatifications and the canonization that

Celebración del IV centenario del monasterio de Madrid

No: 
15/2013-14-02
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On Sunday the 3rd of February, 2013 a Mass of Thanksgiving was celebrated for the four hundred years of existence of the community of Carmelite nuns in the Monastery of Nuestra Senora de las Maravillas in Madrid. The solemn liturgy was led by the Prior General, Fr. Fernando Millan Romeral, O.Carm., assisted by the priors provincial of Castile and Aragon and Valencia, Frs. Miguel Angel Perez, O.Carm.,

Letter of the Prior General to His Holiness Benedict XVI

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Rome, 12 February 2013
Prot. 21/2013

Your Holiness
Pope Benedict XVI

Most Holy Father,

We were very surprised and moved by the announcement today of your decision to step down from the ministry of Peter.

Electoral Chapter of the Monastery of Vetralla, Italy

No: 
14/2013-12-02
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The Elective Chapter of the Carmelite Monastery of Vetralla, Italy, was held 11 February 2013. The following were elected:

  • Prioress:  Sr. Marianna Caprio, O.Carm.
  • 1st Councilor:   Sr. M. Benedetta Succu, O.Carm.
  • 2nd Councilor:  Sr. M. Teresa Nguyen, O.Carm.
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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.

 



by Dr. Radut