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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.

The Adventure of Religious Life…A Podcast Interview

Posted by on Sep 14, 2014 in Religious Life | 0 comments

The Adventure of Religious Life…A Podcast Interview

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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To God With Love From St. Teresa

Posted by on Sep 8, 2014 in Carmelite Spirituality | 0 comments

To God With Love From St. Teresa

Teresa begins and ends Way of Perfection with her thoughts on "perfect love". In Chapter One in referring to the fact that Our Lord has many enemies and so few friends that the friends that he has need to be good ones...

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Lift High the Cross

Posted by on Sep 8, 2014 in Our Faith | 0 comments

Lift High the Cross

One of the Sisters removed the large crucifix she wore as a part of her Carmelite habit. She held that cross as high as she could (she was only about 5 feet tall) and shouted, “In the name of Jesus, STOP!”

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

Posted by on Aug 5, 2014 in Our Faith, Slideshow | 0 comments

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

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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No Greater Love…the Story of Saint Teresa Benedicta

Posted by on Aug 5, 2014 in Carmelite Spirituality | 0 comments

No Greater Love…the Story of Saint Teresa Benedicta

She was born, Edith Stein, into an observant Jewish family in Breslau on October 12, 1891, the youngest of 11. Her father died when she was two years old...

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