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VITAM COELO REDDIDERUNT

Fr. Johannes Baptista Sadiman Wongsodikromo, (Indo)
 10-04-19
Ortus: 21-12-34
P. Temp.: 16-09-57
P. Soll.: 16-09-60

P. John Coleman, (PCM)
10-04-19
Ortus: 2 ...

ISA - The First Lecture in Honor of Blessed Titus Brandsma

On March 16, 2019, the Institute of Spirituality in Asia (ISA) held the first of four lectures in honor of Blessed Titus Brandsma, Patron of the ...

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CHRISTUS RESURREXIT!

Christus resurrexit!
Resurrexit vere! AlleluIa!

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The 600th anniversary of the advent of the Carmelite friars in Malta (1418 - 2018)

Some Maltese historians maintain that the Carmelites came to Malta before 1418, however there is no documentation to sustain this. In the book by the ...

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The stations of the Cross and Lenten reflections

Lectio Divina: Luke 24:13-35

Easter Time

1) Opening prayer

God our Father,
You are a God not of the dead
nor of those paralyzed by their fears and limitations

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Lectio Divina: Luke 24:35-48
Lectio Divina: John 21:1-14
Lectio Divina: Mark 16:9-15
Lectio Divina: 2nd Sunday of Easter (C)
Lectio: Matthew 11:25-30
Lectio Divina: John 3:7b-15
Lectio Divina: Matthew 13:54-58

MEET THE CARMELITES

ISA - The First Lecture in Honor of Blessed Titus Brandsma

On March 16, 2019, the Institute of Spirituality in Asia (ISA) held the first of four lectures in honor of Blessed Titus Brandsma, Patron of the Philippine Province of the Order of Carmelites.

ISA Executive Director Fr. Rico Ponce, O.Carm. welcomed the fifty friends and representatives of the

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CARMELITE HISTORY AND SPIRITUALITY

  • Welcome!


    Message from the Prior General


    Dear friends of Carmel,

    Firstly, I want to welcome those of you who are visiting this website of the Carmelite Order. New technologies offer us the possibility to get mountains of information. The website of the Carmelite Order actually wants to do more, it wants to provide you with a space for reflection, a space to be in contact with spirituality, with tradition and with the charism of Carmel, a place of encounter among all the members of the Carmelite Family: friars, nuns, religious sisters, lay people, Carmelite youth, and everyone who, for one reason or another, is interested in the spiritual world of Carmel.
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  • The Carmelites


    The Carmelites? Who are we?

    ROOT

    The Holy Land, Mount Carmel to be exact. A mountain celebrated for its sheer beauty. Stretching out into the deep blue of the Mediterranean Sea Mount Carmel in the springtime of the year is a glow with the vivacious colouring of flowering shrubs and plants. A symbol for the beauty of Mary. On that mountain the first Carmelites came together, a unique group. Laymen, most of them, living as hermits in community. They took as their model one who appealed to many monks in the West, the Prophet Elijah.

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