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2014 Carmelite Lecture

October 18, 2014
Reimagining Bernini’s Ecstasy of Saint Teresa
SPEAKER: CHRISTOPHER WILSON
Virginia Theological Seminary

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Calling all artists!

On October 18, 2014 the Carmelite Institute of North America will host an art show entitled, “Reimagining Saint Teresa in Art” in conjunction with this year’s Carmelite Lecture.

All artists are invited to submit a work of art depicting Saint Teresa of Avila!

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2015 Carmelite Symposium

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

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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. 

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Teresa’s Anniversary in Spain!

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

 

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New Lecture Available Through CarmelStream.org!

“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.

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