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The Carmelite Sisters welcome you to their NEW blog home page, featuring three topics:

  • “Faith” in celebration of the graces received during the 2012-2013 Year of Faith.
  • “Religious Life” in thanksgiving for the great gift of our religious vocation, in efforts to spread the beauty of a call to religious life.
  • “Carmelite Spirituality” to share the fruits of our vocation to union with God in the garden of Carmel.

What is Lent? | Archbishop Jose Gomez

Posted by on Feb 28, 2015 in Our Faith | 0 comments

What is Lent? | Archbishop Jose Gomez

Be inspired by this video of our own Archbishop José Gomez reflecting on the importance of Solidarity during Lent...

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Lent Reminds Us That We Have A Place In God’s Heart | Pope Francis

Posted by on Feb 28, 2015 in Our Faith | 0 comments

Lent Reminds Us That We Have A Place In God’s Heart | Pope Francis

In his message for Lent, Pope Francis reminds us that each of us has a place in God's Heart. Read the full text here...

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To Be Alive is a Grand Thing

Posted by on Jan 22, 2015 in Our Faith | 0 comments

To Be Alive is a Grand Thing

Yes, life is a wonderful journey of new experiences, new discoveries and, yes, it can also be messy, painful and downright ugly. It's all part of the price of the fallen nature of this world...

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Facing Death With Dignity

Posted by on Jan 6, 2015 in Our Faith | 0 comments

Facing Death With Dignity

Death with dignity has become synonymous with euthanasia, suicide, taking one's life in hand and ending it. Our society is falling for the lie that weakness lessens our worth, that suffering steals our dignity.

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If You Only Knew…Saint Teresa and the Waters of Prayer

Posted by on Jan 6, 2015 in Carmelite Spirituality | 0 comments

If You Only Knew…Saint Teresa and the Waters of Prayer

Jesus tired and thirsty sat down at a well and there encountered a Samaritan woman who had come to draw water. Asking her for a drink, “He said to her, 'If you knew...

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