Born in 1918 in Mexico, Sister Patrocinio knew from the time she was a little girl that she wanted to be a Carmelite Sister. She was attracted to the order by Mother Luisita, the foundress of the Carmelite Sisters of the Most Sacred Heart. “I kept asking her if I could join. I asked until she thought I was old enough.”
We’re celebrating our community’s 90th anniversary! Here we share with you the story of our early days in the U.S. and how our community grew and our work thrived to what we are today – all through God’s loving providence and the help of generous friends and benefactors. Join us on this look back through 90 years……
Through prayer, joyful witness and loving service, The Carmelite Sisters are able to promote a deeper spiritual life among God’s people. The Carmelite Sisters have gathered footage from their many apostolic service locations and put together this wonderful video which truly is a labor of love.
For the first time ever, the Carmelite Sisters are sharing in a 350+ book, stories that have only been shared within the convent walls. Expect to cry, laugh and to be inspired. Order your copy today! Share with us what you think as you read…
We are called by God to be a presence inflamed within our world, witnessing to God’s love through prayer, joyful witness and loving service. Our mission is a God-given mission which overflows from each sister’s profound life of prayer.
Mercy Rushes In
"True compassion does not marginalize, humiliate or exclude and does not celebrate the passing away of a patient."
Sister Mary Clare, Santa Teresita Chief Executive Officer interviewed on EWTN’s Nightly News about California’s new law and the importance of building a culture of life
Time: 8:30 am - 11:30 am Location: St. Anne Catholic Church The Ghanem Center at Saint Anne Catholic School 1901 S. Maryland Parkway, Las Vegas, NV 89104 Join Sister Timothy Marie, O.C.D. in discovering why searching for and maintaining peace of soul is...
You’re invited to a neighborhood block party and bbq at Santa Teresita! Saturday, February 18, 2017 from 11:00 am to 2:00 pm. Join us for free bbq, free health screenings, world famous magician, Gene Urban, Live Music, The Maestros, raffle prizes, and face painting.
As we enter into the holy season of Lent, Mother Luisita invites us to become very united to Jesus through our acceptance of suffering.
Why does our Lord reprimand Martha for being busy? His greatest desire is to spend personal time with us … what we call prayer.
The Sacred Heart of Jesus is a glimpse into the heart of God because Jesus taught us that when we see Him, we see the Father.
There is a special closeness and perspective that our friendship with the Saints can bring to us. God delights in this exchange of spiritual goods.
Promoting a deeper spiritual life among God's people