Fatima

Fatima

By: Sr Mariella, OCD Friday, October 13, 2017, is the 100th Anniversary of the last apparition of Our Lady of Fatima to the three shepherd children Lucia, Francisco and Jacinta, during which the Miracle of the Sun occurred. Prior to the apparitions of Our Lady, the...
How I met St. Therese

How I met St. Therese

By: Sr Timothy Marie, OCD Back in those memorable days of Hula Hoops, American Bandstand, and those new cars with those long, sleek, beautiful fins, when I was only eleven years old, I first met St. Therese. I can still hear the way the Irish nuns who taught us gave...
The “Chainsaw Nun” – Through Hope, We Can Endure Adversity

The “Chainsaw Nun” – Through Hope, We Can Endure Adversity

By: Sr Margaret Ann The morning after experiencing my first hurricane, my thoughts and concerns were rapidly running every which way. We had just endured fifteen hours of torrential rain and unrelenting winds of over 110 mph. In the deepest part of my heart I was...
Movie Viewing with the Carmelite Sisters | October 20th

Movie Viewing with the Carmelite Sisters | October 20th

The Carmelite Sisters invite you to a pre-screening of “The Same Kind of Different as Me,” a story of an international art dealer Ron Hall who must befriend a dangerous homeless man in order to save his struggling marriage to his wife. It’s a story of how simple acts...
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,...
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...