Holy Saturday

Today on Holy Saturday we share some posts from last year at this time. Our Lord has just died and is buried in the tomb. And now we wait … Holy Saturday 2018 Lamb of God Reflection Faces of the Cross – “Homemade” Stations of the Cross by the nuns Come back in a couple days if you’d like to …

Lenten Retreat with Edith Stein

Yes, you can participate in a Lenten retreat even without leaving your home. Of course you know that by now, with modern technology and the internet. We want to pass along to you a retreat offer we received from the Carmelite Friars of Paris and Austria. It is called “Paschal Journey with Edith Stein, Saint Teresa Benedicta of the Cross.” …

Ash Wednesday

The great Lent has begun today with Ash Wednesday. Many Christians received the mark of the cross on their foreheads today at Mass or another church service–a reminder of our frail humanity that will one day return to the dust of the earth from which it came. This reminder invites us to return to the Lord “with our whole heart …

Spring Bulletin

Our Spring Bulletin 2019 should have arrived in your post mail by now, if you are on our mailing list. You can also see it here: Spring Bulletin 2019. If you would like to be added to our mailing list to receive our quarterly Bulletin in the mail, please send us your mailing address at lrcarmel@comcast.net. We will also be …

Solemn Profession of Vows and Veiling

With the background of falling leaves and color just outside the windows of the chapel, a church full of people witnessed the Solemn Vows of a Bride to her Beloved King, who is also a God and a Good Shepherd. Sr. Anu Maria Jose of the Good Shepherd said “for ever” to Almighty God on the Solemnity of Christ the …

First Profession Slideshow

Sr. Anu Maria of the Good Shepherd will be making her Solemn Profession of Vows this coming November 25, 2018, and we thought it would be nice to share with you a memory of three years ago on her First Profession. Please keep her in your prayers as she spiritually prepares for this life long commitment to her beloved Bridegroom.

Mass Times Update

To our daily Mass-goers here at Little Rock Carmel, please see our latest updates for the fall Mass schedule. We are getting close to the end our our novena to St. Therese of Lisieux, and will celebrate her feast day very soon, on October 1st. We will have the “Blessing of Roses” Mass on Sunday, September 30th at our usual …

Mass Announcement

Dear daily Mass-goers to our Monastery Chapel, We will not have public Mass on Tuesday, May 8th.  We will be having Mass with the Catholic High senior class that day, as we recently had our annual Mass with the seniors of Mount St. Mary’s Academy here in our chapel. We always have a special time visiting with both groups, which …

Mass Times Update

Hello, dear Friends! If you are a daily Mass – goer here, please note there will be no public Mass here on Tuesday, April 24th.  You can see all announcements regarding our Mass schedule at our Mass Times page. God bless you all!