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CAUSA NOSTRAE LAETITIAE Iunius 2020 admin Sat, 2020-07-04 10:35
33/2020 – 03 – 07

Initium Novitiatus

  • 14-05-20 M. Veronica Katei (MAC), Machakos, Kenya

Professio Temporanea

  • 02-02-20 Ruby Ann Aurelio (GUI), Guiguinto, Bulacan

Carmelite talks before UN rights body on Philippine situation

On June 30, 2020, Fr. Christian Buenafe, O.Carm., presented an oral intervention during the Interactive Dialogue on the report of the Office of the

Chapter of the General Commissariat of Portugal

During the Chapter of the General Commissariat of Portugal held on June 30 - July 2 2020 were elected:

  • Commissary General: Fr. Agostinho Marques
New Prior Provincial and Councilors of the Province of the Most Pure Heart of Mary

The Prior General has confirmed the recent elections of the Prior Provincial and the Councilors of the Province of the Most Pure Heart of Mary:

Tend to God’s Flock, Don’t Lord Over Them

Tend the flock of God in your midst, [overseeing] not by constraint but willingly, as God would have it, not for shameful profit but eagerly. Do not

Activities of the Carmelite General Archive

After the break due to the Covid-19 pandemic, on June 3 the General Archive restarted to receive scholars according to the procedures which have

CAUSA NOSTRAE LAETITIAE Maius 2020 admin Fri, 2020-06-05 11:38
29/2020 – 05 – 06

Professio Temporanea
30-05-20 Justin Shaji Valikulathu (Ind) Kartikulam, India
30-05-20 Paul Jose Padijanakkara (Ind) Kartikulam, India

VITAM COELO REDDIDERUNT admin Wed, 2020-06-03 12:23
28/2020 - 03 - 06

Sr. M. del Rosario Galindo García, (ARA)
Ortus: 25-01-33
P. Temp.: 22-08-56

Filipino Carmelites respond to the COVID-19 health crisis

The Carmelites in the Philippines pro-actively responded to the needs of those affected by the government’s response to the COVID-19 pandemic which

The 8th centenary of the martyrdom of St. Angelus, and the opening of the jubilee year (2020 – 5th of May – 2021)

On the occasion of the 8th centenary of the martyrdom of St. Angelus from Jerusalem, the Apostolic Penitentiary granted to the Shrine of Sant’Angelo da Gerusalemme, and to


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."