From June 16-20, the Carmelite Province of the Most Pure Heart of Mary will gather in Niagara Falls for our 42nd Provincial Chapter.
June 8th and 9th were occasions of great joy for the Province of the Most Pure Heart of Mary (Chicago) as we received four new novices into the order...
On May 22, 1864--150 years ago today--Carmelites Cyril Knoll and Francis Xavier Huber disembarked in New York City after a voyage across the Atlantic Ocean to plant Carmel in North America.
On Saturday, 17 May 2014, Rev. Br. Joseph Khoa Hoang, O.Carm. and Rev. Br. Joseph Tri Phang, O.Carm.--both members of the Carmelite Province of Saint Elias (NY)--received the Masters of Divinity degrees from Catholic University of America in Washington DC.
The Carmelite community of Carith House in Chicago and Vocations Director Br. Daryl Moresco, O. Carm. are happy to announce the approval and acceptance of four new men into the novitiate beginning June 2014.
The Carmelites, along with the Capuchin Franciscans, celebrated the ordinations as deacons, of three men in initial formation at the Shrine of the Immaculate Conception in Washington, DC. The three ordained are...
At the annual Associated Church Press awards banquet, Carmelite Media was honored with a total of five awards for our on-line media work at www.carmelites.net. Carmelite Media’s outstanding showing was spread across multiple categories including writing, design, photography and podcasting.
The aisles were choked, every pew taken, and I’m wrapping up one mass and preparing for the next when a man approaches me and asks me to give Last Rites to his dying father. Though this the last thing I want to hear at this moment, I tell him I can be there that afternoon, after the last mass.