Discalced Carmelite Nuns National Meeting

Dear Friends, So sorry it’s been awhile since we’ve posted.  I am still learning how to do this! You will see in our coming bulletin that some of us (five lucky nuns from our Carmel) were blessed to attend a meeting in St. Louis with about 170 other OCD Nuns from all over the country, a few from Canada, and …

Easter Octave

Blessed Easter! Today is the third day of the Easter Octave, the day in our liturgy when Mary Magdalene sees the risen Lord, her beloved Savior, her Life, her “Rabboni”.  This morning I greeted our own Sister Magdalene with a hug and told her it was a special day for her.  With her sparkling eyes and radiant smile she shared …

Spy Wednesday

   Hello, World, once again!  During this most holiest of weeks of the liturgical year, I just wanted to share some pictures I saw in a book we have displayed in our chapter room in the monastery …  such beautiful artwork! Let us remain close to Jesus, and be His “very good friends” (St. Teresa of Jesus) since one of …

Dear World

Welcome to our new website look and blog page!  And welcome to a glimpse into our Carmel.  We pray what you see here may be some sort of inspiration, peace, joy, and value to your heart, mind and soul.  May our (the nuns) Carmelite hearts here inside the cloister reach your heart–by the power of the Holy Spirit and by …