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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.

Pray Always?

Posted by on Apr 9, 2015 in Carmelite Spirituality, Scripture and Liturgy | 0 comments

Pray Always?

"Seriously? Pray always?" That is not an uncommon reaction to St. Paul’s admonition to pray always without ceasing. Does he know what we’re up against?

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Bless Our Priests

Posted by on Apr 2, 2015 in Our Faith | 0 comments

Bless Our Priests

We pray for the men and women who serve in our military for a good reason, we need to pray for our priests too. Our priests serve on the front lines of a spiritual battle...

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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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The Heart of Lent in Carmel

Posted by on Feb 27, 2015 in Our Faith, Scripture and Liturgy | 0 comments

The Heart of Lent in Carmel

One Lent, long before I was a Carmelite, I decided to give up music for Lent with the intention of making myself more available for prayer. It was the hardest Lent, yet it was the best too. The liturgical season of Lent provides the opportunity for us to look within and see if there is anything that we need to let go of so we can be freer for Him...

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