A Celebration of St. Teresa of Avila:
St. Teresa’s Gift to the 21st Century
June 28 – July 2,2015
St. Mary’s of The Lake Seminary in Mundelein,IL
To The Carmelite Institute’s of North America webpage CarmelStream! The Carmelite Institute is a collaborative effort of the Carmelites of the United States and Canada. Its mission is to promote the following of Jesus Christ through studies in the Carmelite tradition and by making the tradition available to our Carmelite brothers and sisters, as well as to all those interested in a spiritual life.
Join The Carmelite Institute on an immersive journey into the heart and homeland of Saint Teresa of Avila, Saint and Doctor of the Church. This travelling seminar will include presentations, prayer services and conversation to open up Saint Teresa’s world and spiritual insights for you. Our trip is more than pilgrimage. It is an opportunity to learn, be inspired, and take home a new understanding of the truths that Saint Teresa reveals about God and the life of prayer..
October 29 – November 12, 2015
“Shall We Be a More Contemplative Church?” by Keith Egan. Click Here to view the entire lecture, provided courtesy of The Carmelite Institute. The video should be in the Carmel-Tube section rather than on the homepage.
We will be having our annual celebration of lessons and carols on Sunday evening, December 14th at 7:00. This is a lovely reflection on the birth of our Lord using music and the poems of St. John of the Cross; it is a nice break from the bustle of the season and refocuses us on…
Baltimore Carmel invites you to join them in celebrating St. Teresa of Avila’s 5th Centenary and their 225th Anniversary. Click here to see the brochure of the events.
Archbishop Eamon Martin will perform the unveiling of a new shrine honouring Mother Angeline, who was born Brigid Teresa McCrory in January 1893, and went on to form a new order of Carmelite nuns which worked with the elderly and infirm in the Bronx district of New York. Representatives from the Ulster History Circle, meanwhile,…
For the coming Extraordinary General Assembly of the Synod of Bishops on the topic of “The pastoral challenges concerning the family in the context of evangelization”, which will be held in the Vatican from 5th to 19th October, His Eminence Cardinal Lorenzo Baldisseri, Secretary General of the Synod of Bishops, requested from the Rector of the…
“You need to climb the elevator of love, not the rough stairway of fear.” These words could have been written by any rock star today; Bono, Bruce Springsteen or even Lady Gaga. Instead our little Thérèse coined the phrase “elevator of love” over 100 years ago. Her suggestion was given to Fr. Maurice Bellière, the…