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Year of Consecrated Life…From Pope Francis to You

Posted by on Nov 29, 2014 in Religious Life | 0 comments

Year of Consecrated Life…From Pope Francis to You

"I wish to speak not only to consecrated persons, but also to the laity, who share with them the same ideals, spirit and mission...

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Giving Everything to God…An Interview with Sister Faustina

Posted by on Nov 29, 2014 in Religious Life | 0 comments

Giving Everything to God…An Interview with Sister Faustina

The day for Sister Faustina starts a little before 5 a.m. Together with other members of her community — which is both active out-in-the-world and contemplative...

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Apostolic Fire

Posted by on Oct 1, 2014 in Religious Life | 0 comments

Apostolic Fire

As a small child, holding onto my mother’s hands, I was introduced to a new part of my life called “church.” I learned that “Jesus lives in the Church.” ...

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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 and Sister Timothy Marie participated...

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Because You Say Forever…

Posted by on Aug 1, 2014 in Featured, Professions, Religious Life, Slideshow | 0 comments

Because You Say Forever…

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

Posted by on Jul 25, 2014 in Religious Life, Slideshow | 0 comments

First Profession of Vows | July 16, 2014

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

Posted by on Jul 23, 2014 in Religious Life, Slideshow | 0 comments

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

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

Posted by on Jul 22, 2014 in Jubilees, Religious Life, Slideshow | 0 comments

The Joy of Fidelity…Celebrating Jubilees

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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One Day Closer…Formation is a Lifelong Journey

Posted by on Jul 15, 2014 in Religious Life | 0 comments

One Day Closer…Formation is a Lifelong Journey

It takes approximately 3 to 4 years of formation, learning and in some cases, I dare say, (unlearning) as a candidate, postulant, and novice in our community to become a Carmelite Sister.

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

Posted by on Jul 11, 2014 in Religious Life | 0 comments

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

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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