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Shall we cross the desert? admin Fri, 2019-03-29 21:39

“A voice cries out in the wilderness ‘in the desert prepare

the way of the Lord.’ Make straight in the wasteland a highway

for our God. Every valley shall be filled in, every mountain

and hill made

Lenten Meditation admin Mon, 2017-04-03 19:00

It is St. John who tells us that Our Lady was present at the Crucifixion. (How she bore herself, what she said — if, indeed, she spoke at all, is not recorded.

Here's What People On Twitter Say They're Giving Up For Lent admin Tue, 2017-03-14 21:43

All over the world, people are giving up on things, like their New Year's Resolutions, failed relationships, and fixing the WiFi router.

Pope Francis' Guide to Lent: What You Should Give Up This Year

Christians around the world mark the beginning of Lent with the celebration of Ash Wednesday. This ancient day and season has a surprising modern appeal.

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The Grace of the Transfiguration

We find it hard to accept how involved God is with us, how vital we are—by his free choice—to his complete happiness.

They will condemn him to death

Christ on the cross! Inconceivable what he went through as he hung there. In the degree that we are Christian and have learned to love the Lord,

The Attitude in Which We Pray Our Father

We do not pray in order to improve our talents, to develop more clearly an intellectual synthesis, or widen our culture, religious or ...



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."