A Visit from China

During the Novena to St. Teresa of Jesus we were blessed to get to know one of our sisters from a far off land in the Orient. Sr. Mary, OCD is currently staying with the nuns in Terre Haute Carmel (IN) to study and receive formation in the Carmelite charism to pass on to the younger community back home.  The …

Jesus, Lord of the Storm

“Peace! Be still!” In Mark 4:39 it says, “… when Jesus rebuked the storm He said, “Peace! Be still!” We sisters are among thousands and thousands of people praying for our brothers and sisters in Houston and other areas effected by Hurricane Harvey.  Jesus, Lord of the Storm, please calm the storm now. Please join now in praying with us …

Meeting in St. Louis … road trip!

Hello, World! Although it has taken some time, we have finally gotten the photos posted from the meeting five of us attended from our Carmel.  A historical gathering of close to 170 Discalced Carmelite Nuns from the US, a few from Canada and one from Finland took place the last week in April in St. Louis. The purpose was for …

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 …