Let There Be Light

Let There Be Light

By: Sr Timothy Marie, O.C.D. During my morning meditation, the day following the solar eclipse, I kept thinking about it.  My daily 30-minute meditation time isn’t always so filled with ideas. It’s early. We Sisters arise at 4:50 a.m. in our convent here...
Why We L.O.V.E. to Head Back to School

Why We L.O.V.E. to Head Back to School

By: Sr Mary Louise, O.C.D. It’s that time of year, again. Beaches and theme parks are a little less crowded. Haircuts and buying new shoes are on a lot of peoples’ “To Do” lists. And every store has its sales for the season. That’s right – we’re headed back to...
Carmelite Sisters Featured on NBC4

Carmelite Sisters Featured on NBC4

Millennial Nuns Fuel Their Faith in Los Angeles The Carmelite Sisters of the Sacred Heart of Los Angeles have been actively serving their flock for 90 years By John Cádiz Klemack Bucking the trend, some millennials are seeking a nun’s life, and an Order in...
What is Handmaidens?

What is Handmaidens?

Handmaidens is a faith formation group for single women between the ages of 18 and 35, dedicated to cultivating a deeper relationship with our Lord, as well as a greater understanding and appreciation of the dignity of their vocation as women. Formation and living...
The Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary

The Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary

By: Marta Timar On August 15, the Church celebrates what we know as the Fourth Glorious Mystery – the Solemnity of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary, when at the conclusion of her earthly life, Our Lady was assumed body and soul, into Heaven by her Divine Son,...
Handmaidens | September 23, 2017

Handmaidens | September 23, 2017

Join us for a potluck, evening prayer, dinner, conference, games and Rosary at Sacred Heart Retreat House. Topic for the conference: “Blessed is...
Handmaidens | October 15, 2017

Handmaidens | October 15, 2017

Join us for a potluck, evening prayer, dinner, conference, games and Rosary at Sacred Heart Retreat House. Topic for the conference: “Blessed is...
October 20-22, 2017 | Come & See | Columbus, OH

October 20-22, 2017 | Come & See | Columbus, OH

In the silence of your heart, do you wonder if our Lord is calling you? Come and See! Experience a glimpse into Carmel! You will have an opportunity to pray, work and recreate with the Sisters.    Contemplative tradition of Carmel flowing into the works...
October 27-29, 2017 | Come & See | Wheat Ridge, CO

October 27-29, 2017 | Come & See | Wheat Ridge, CO

In the silence of your heart, do you wonder if our Lord is calling you? Come and See! Experience a glimpse into Carmel! You will have an opportunity to pray, work and recreate with the Sisters.    Contemplative tradition of Carmel flowing into the works...
November 3-5, 2017 | Come & See | Wheat Ridge, CO

November 3-5, 2017 | Come & See | Wheat Ridge, CO

In the silence of your heart, do you wonder if our Lord is calling you? Come and See! Experience a glimpse into Carmel! You will have an opportunity to pray, work and recreate with the Sisters.    Contemplative tradition of Carmel flowing into the works...
Handmaidens | November 18, 2017

Handmaidens | November 18, 2017

Join us for a potluck, evening prayer, dinner, conference, games and Rosary at Sacred Heart Retreat House. Topic for the conference: “Blessed is...
Handmaidens | December 16, 2017

Handmaidens | December 16, 2017

Join us for a potluck, evening prayer, dinner, conference, games and Rosary at Sacred Heart Retreat House. Topic for the conference: “Blessed is...
December 27-30, 2017 | Come & See | Alhambra, CA

December 27-30, 2017 | Come & See | Alhambra, CA

In the silence of your heart, do you wonder if our Lord is calling you? Come and See! Experience a glimpse into Carmel! You will have an opportunity to pray, work and recreate with the Sisters.    Contemplative tradition of Carmel flowing into the works...
Handmaidens | January 27, 2018

Handmaidens | January 27, 2018

Join us for a potluck, evening prayer, dinner, conference, games and Rosary at Sacred Heart Retreat House. Topic for the conference: “Blessed is...
Handmaidens | February 17, 2018

Handmaidens | February 17, 2018

Join us for a potluck, evening prayer, dinner, conference, games and Rosary at Sacred Heart Retreat House. Topic for the conference: “Blessed is...
February 23-25, 2018 | Come & See | Miami, FL

February 23-25, 2018 | Come & See | Miami, FL

In the silence of your heart, do you wonder if our Lord is calling you? Come and See! Experience a glimpse into Carmel! You will have an opportunity to pray, work and recreate with the Sisters.    Contemplative tradition of Carmel flowing into the works...
Handmaidens | March 24, 2018

Handmaidens | March 24, 2018

Join us for a potluck, evening prayer, dinner, conference, games and Rosary at Sacred Heart Retreat House. Topic for the conference: “Blessed is...
April 26-29, 2018 | Come & See | Duarte, CA

April 26-29, 2018 | Come & See | Duarte, CA

In the silence of your heart, do you wonder if our Lord is calling you? Come and See! Experience a glimpse into Carmel! You will have an opportunity to pray, work and recreate with the Sisters.    Contemplative tradition of Carmel flowing into the works...
Handmaidens | April 29, 2018

Handmaidens | April 29, 2018

Join us for a potluck, evening prayer, dinner, conference, games and Rosary at Sacred Heart Retreat House. Topic for the conference: “Blessed is...
Handmaidens in Colorado

Handmaidens in Colorado

Handmaidens (Colorado) is a faith formation group for single women between the ages of 18 and 35, dedicated to cultivating a deeper relationship with our Lord, as well as a greater understanding and appreciation of the dignity of their vocation as women. Formation and...