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Christus resurrexit!

Resurrexit vere! AlleluIa!

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TODAY'S CARMELITE FEASTDAY

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Wednesday, April 23, 2014  
Born of a humble family at San Martino a Campi Bisenzio (Florence) on March 2, 1846, Teresa Manetti humbly dedicated her youthful years to good works. She was sustained by a luminous faith that was...

LECTIO DIVINA

Easter Time   1) Opening prayer God our Father,you are a God not of the deadnor of those paralyzed by their fears and limitationsbut the God of the living.
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Holy Father's Prayer Intentions for April 2014

Ecology and Justice.  That governments may foster the protection of creation and the just distribution of natural resources.

Hope for the Sick.  That the Risen Lord may fill with hope the hearts of those who are being tested by pain and sickness.

Lectio Divina April - abril - aprile 2014

"Lectio Divina", a Latin term, means "divine reading" and describes a way of reading the Scriptures whereby we gradually let go of our own agenda and open ourselves to what God wants to say to us. In the 12th century, a Carthusian monk called Guigo, described the stages which he saw as essential to the practice of Lectio Divina. There are various ways of practicing Lectio Divina either individually or in groups but Guigo's description remains fundamental.

Carmelite History and Spirituality

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Holy Silence, the right Partner for Progress Silence is the fifth of the seven character traits in the Work of the Holy Angels, it allies itself closely with the other six traits. Silence is certainly not a finality in itself: we do not practice silence for silence...

INFORMATION

Sr. Anne van Deelen, (NUL)
30-01-14

Ortus: 30-01-29
P. Temp.: 16-05-50
P. Soll.: 16-05-53
 

Fr. Alphonsus Brennan, (Brit)
Consiliarius Generalis et Oeconomus Generalis 1983-1989
10-02-14

Ortus: 15-10-30
P. Temp.: 24-09-50
P. Soll.: 16-10-54
Ord.: 20-07-58

R.I.P

Welcome!

Prior General , Fernando Millán Romeral, O.Carm

Dear friends of Carmel,

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