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Celebration of the 400th Anniversary of the death of Fr. Jerome Gracián

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The first part of the celebrations to mark the 400th anniversary of the death of Father Jerome Gracián (Valladolid, June 6, 1545 - Brussels, 21 September 1614) took place on September 21, 2014, exactly 400 years after his death, in the church of the Discalzed Carmelites, Brussels, Belgium.

First meeting of the General Commission for Justice, Peace and Integrity of Creation of the Order

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77/2014-23-09
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The first meeting of the Justice, Peace and Integrity of Creation Commission took place from September 11-15, 2014. Members attending included: Sr Jane Remson (President, Carmelite NGO), Mark Zittle, O.Carm (SEL), Franciscus Xaverius Hariawan Adji, O.Carm (Indo), Eduardo Agosta Scarel, O.Carm (ACV-Arg),

8th Centenary of the death of Saint Albert of Jerusalem, Bishop and Lawgiver of the Order

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75/2014-17-09
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Saint Albert was born towards the middle of the 12th century in Castel Gualtieri in Emilia, Italy. He entered the Canons Regular of the Holy Cross at Mortara, Pavia, and became Prior there in 1180. In 1184, he was named bishop of Bobbio, and the following year he was transferred to Vercelli

Letter of the two Generals O.Carm. and OCD

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74/2014-13-09
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The Prior General of the Carmelites, Fr. Fernando Millán Romeral O. Carm together with the Superior General of the Discalced Carmelites, Fr.  Saverio Cannistrà, OCD., have sent a letter to all the members of the great Carmelite family throughout the world on the occasion of the restoration and maintenance project for the ruins

First meeting of the General Finance Commission

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73/2014-12-09
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The General Finance Commission of the Order met in Rome from 1 September – 4 September. Members include: Albert Anuszewski, OSST, Günter Benker (Ger), Christian Buenafe (Phil), Fintan Burke (Hib), Agostinho Castro (Lus), Anna De Giglio (Neap-Lay), Alfredo Di Cerbo (Brun), Michael Kissane (SEL) and Carl Markelz, Economo Generale.

Causa Nostrae Letitiae

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71/2014-02-09
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Augustus 2014

Initium Novitiatus

  • 02-08-14 Firgilius Fren More (Indo), Nita-Maumere, Flores, Indonesia
  • 02-08-14 Florianus Hure (Indo), Nita-Maumere, Flores, Indonesia
  • 02-08-14 Aprianus Pani Pili (Indo), Nita-Maumere, Flores, Indonesia
  • 02-08-14 Donatus Djagom (Indo), Nita-Maumere, Flores, Indonesia
  • 02-08-14 Yosep Yasintus Taji (Indo), Nita-Maumere, Flores, Indonesia

Carmelite European Youth Gathering in Fatima

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70/2014-28-08
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From the 19th to the 23rd of August 2014 the first part of the Carmelite European Youth programme “Awakening” took place at Casa São Nuno, Fatima, Portugal. In all there were 58 participants from the Spanish provinces, Ireland, The Netherlands and Portugal. Also participating were the novices from the European Carmelite Novitiate at Salamanca and a group with the Hermanas de la Virgen Maria del Monte Carmelo.

General Chapter of the Congregation of the Corpus Christi Carmelites

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69/2014-24-08
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The General Chapter of the Sisters of the Congregation of the Corpus Christi Carmelites was held 14-28 August 2014 at Kearney, Nebraska, USA. The following were elected:

  • Superior General:  Sr. Petronilla Joseph, O.Carm.
  • Assistant General and 1st Councilor:   Sr. Antoinette Fahey, O.Carm.

The Aylesford Language Experience

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68/2014-14-08
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From 1 July to 14 August, the Aylesford UK community hosted a “language experience” which the following attended: Andres Trujillo Herrera (Ita-Col), Janer Fernando Gomez Torres (Ita-Col), Karol Amroz (Pol), Antonin Prikasky (BM), David Del Carpio Horcajo (Baet), Jean de la Croix Dino Bori Sumbu (Ita-RDC), Manoel da Cruz Alves da Silva (Pern) and Jimmy Vogel (Swedish seminarian).

Vitam Coelo Reddiderunt

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P. David Murphy, (PCM)

25-07-14

Ortus: 13-08-18
P. Temp.: 15-08-36
P. Soll.: 15-08-39
Ord.: 23-05-42

P. Henny Post, (Neer)

09-08-14

Ortus: 16-03-46
P. Temp.: 05-09-66
P. Soll.: 10-01-75

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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