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The Adventure of Religious Life…A Podcast Interview

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In July the Podcasting Nuns from A Nun's Life Ministry brought their Motherhouse Roadtrip here to Alhambra.  Sister Faustina (left) and Sister Timothy Marie (right) participated...

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Back to Basics: Apologetics Conference | September 20, 2014

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This one day apologetics workshop is a wonderful way to enrich and enhance your Faith and ability to defend and explain it to others.

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Vision Resource Seminars | Tuesdays in September at Santa Teresita

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10:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.  |  Free!In the Parlor across from the Pink room at Santa TeresitaBraille Institute will be offering free...

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A Call to Prayer

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The battle for Christ is one we need to fight with every weapon in our arsenal: the Holy Sacrifice of the Mass, the Rosary, acts of penance... Read on for some outstanding insights from Father Roger Landry in the National Catholic Register about how to mobilize against black Masses...

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An Inheritance of Lasting Value

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In a society which is increasingly utilitarian, our elders are being pushed aside. We are forgetting that the treasure is in who they are not in what they can or cannot do. In and through our elders we can all receive an inheritance of wisdom and life experience. An inheritance that you can receive even if you are not related by blood. An inheritance of lasting value.

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Pilgrimage to Rome…a Visit to the Heart of the Church

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This summer Sister Mary Scholastica had the opportunity to participate in a three week summer program of religious renewal in Rome. Enjoy this slideshow...

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Men’s Retreat | August 22-24

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Join us for a men’s retreat the weekend of August 22-24,  at the Sacred Heart Retreat House in Alhambra . We invite all men to come to...

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Carmelite Spirituality Retreat | August 15-17

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Men and women are invited to join us for a Carmelite Spirituality retreat with Father Daniel Chowning, O.C.D., Retreat Master, on August 15-17 at the Sacred Heart Retreat House in Alhambra.

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Because You Say Forever…

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Sister Julianna of Jesus and Mary professed her Perpetual Vows on July 20, 2014. Her "Forever" is a gift to us her sisters, and to the entire Church. Join us in thanking and praising God for the gift of her vocation to Carmel as you enjoy this slideshow...

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First Profession of Vows | July 16, 2014

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On July 16th, Sister Laetitia Therese, Sister Mara, and Sister Joseph Francesca were consecrated to Christ through their First Profession of Vows as Carmelite Sisters of the Most Sacred Heart of Los Angeles. Rejoice with us and pray for our newest brides as you watch this slide show of their First Profession.

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He Shall Call You By a New Name…Reception Into the Novitiate | July 2014

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When Postulants are received into the Novitiate, they begin their religious life as a member of our Community. Enjoy this slideshow...

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The Joy of Fidelity…Celebrating Jubilees

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In a fast food, instant messaging, disposable culture, it is refreshing and life giving to celebrate the long lasting, daily faithfulness of women who have kept their vows for 25, 70, 80 years. Jubilees invite all of us to renew our own vows...

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Signing Off from Rome

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Talk about sporadic! I wasn’t exactly consistent in sharing updates of our Roman adventures.  Sorry! As one of the sisters here put...

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Evangelical to Anglican to Catholic…to Carmelite? Seeking Truth.

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Leah DesGeorges has spent the last year praying and working with us as one of our Candidates (pictured with Mother Judith). A convert to Catholicism, she recently shared her conversion story...

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Roaming Through Rome

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Praised be Jesus Christ! It’s hard to know where to pick up as a couple of days have already passed us by – time is a fleeting thing....

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A Call to Prayer and Action for Religious Liberty

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As this third annual Fortnight for Freedom draws to a close with our celebration of Independence Day, let us heed our Bishops call to continue taking a stand for religious liberty in our prayers and actions. Read excerpts from Archbishop Jose Gomez and Archbishop Chaput here...

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A Miracle at Santa Teresita…

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As Carmelite Sisters of the Most Sacred Heart of Los Angeles, we have a deep devotion to the Heart of Christ. Imagine our delight when the miracle which would lead to the canonization of Claude la Colombiere, Apostle of the Sacred Heart, happened at our own hospital in Duarte...

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Rome with St. Ignatius

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Praised be Jesus Christ! Today kicked off the first formal day of our summer study session. Father John Cush, our presenter for the 25th...

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Moving Out of Day 3 in Roma!

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Today began bright and early with a morning trip to the Vatican. Sister Marina, Sister Pauline Therese and I attended Mass at a beautiful Carmelite Church right next to St. Peter’s. For the life of me, I couldn’t tell you the name. A point of interest…I learned that within the vicinity of Rome there are 900 Churches!

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First Conscious Day in Rome!

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Praised be Jesus Christ! Greetings from your Roman correspondent!Let’s begin with the mundane: the birds, bugs, driving and people....

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