January Perpetual Profession of Vows

January Perpetual Profession of Vows

Final Profession of Vows – January 12, 2020 Sister Pia of the Pierced Heart, O.C.D. Praised be Jesus Christ! We celebrated Sister Pia’s Perpetual Profession of Vows this past Sunday, January 12! It was truly a joyous...
First Profession

First Profession

On July 16th, the Feast of our Patroness, Our Lady of Mount Carmel, we celebrated the First Profession of our dear Sister Anastasia Marie! Let us rejoice and be glad! Sister’s family was able to join us for the celebration as well as a beloved priest from back...
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...
Handmaidens | March 25, 2017

Handmaidens | March 25, 2017

Throughout her letters, Mother Luisita repeatedly challenges us: “Be what you are supposed to be- a saint!” She encourages us to have magnanimous souls and to strive for holiness for God’s greater honor and glory and the salvation of...
November 19th, 2016 | Handmaidens Potluck Dinner

November 19th, 2016 | Handmaidens Potluck Dinner

GOD, YOUR SOUL & ETERNITY Evening Prayer at St. Joseph Chapel, Potluck Dinner, Words From Sister Isabelle, Adoration, Dessert, & Discussion Mother Luisita invites each of us to maintain the proper perspective on life’s joys and sorrows. She asks: “What about...
Mother Luisita Pilgrimage | 2016

Mother Luisita Pilgrimage | 2016

On February 13, 2016 a group walked in the footsteps of a woman of courage and faith, determined to live the Will of our Lord in her life: Venerable Mother Luisita, the beloved Foundress of the Carmelite Sisters of the Most Sacred Heart of Los Angeles.  Mother Luisita...
“Ascent of Mount Carmel” Vocation Hike | September 7, 2015

“Ascent of Mount Carmel” Vocation Hike | September 7, 2015

Looking for something fun to do for Labor Day? How about a morning hike with some Carmelites? Everyone is welcome! We will start at 9:15 am, hike the trail, and then return for a picnic lunch.  Want to find out more about Handmaidens?  Check out their events...
Jubilee June 2015 Celebration

Jubilee June 2015 Celebration

We rejoice and give thanks to God for the vocations of our 2015 Jubilarians… <br /><br />We celebrate the fidelity of our beloved sisters…<br />Sister Beatriz and Sister Maria Elia, 60 years<br />Sister Carmelina and Sister Mary...
Men’s Conference | Saturday, June 6

Men’s Conference | Saturday, June 6

Saint Joseph Campus | 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM | Cost: $35.00 per person or $50.00 per family* | *includes continental breakfast & lunch |  This year’s conference features Fr. Larry Richards of “The Reason for Our Hope” ministries and Justin Fatica of...
Breath of Spring Luncheon | Saturday, May 9

Breath of Spring Luncheon | Saturday, May 9

Time: 10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. | Cost per person: $45.00 |This event is the perfect preparation for Mother’s Day (May 10).  We begin with an outdoor rosary, followed by a light reception and delicious lunch leading to a spiritual talk to prepare our hearts for...
Mother’s Day Celebration & May Crowning | Sunday, May 10

Mother’s Day Celebration & May Crowning | Sunday, May 10

Sunday, May 10, 2015 | 10:00 a.m.Sacred Heart Retreat House  The Carmelite Sisters at Sacred Heart Retreat House warmly invite you and your family to join us in honoring Our Blessed Mother and our earthly mothers in prayer together.  Rosary Procession, Crowning of our...
Mother-Daughter Retreat | June 22-25

Mother-Daughter Retreat | June 22-25

With Rev. Adam Gregory, O.C.D. and the Carmelite SistersFor Moms and Daughters (ages 13 – 17)  The beauty and balance of prayer, work, and recreation in the spirit of Carmel has been a source of blessing and inspiration for all who have attended our...
St. Teresa of Avila Conference | Saturday, April 11, 2015

St. Teresa of Avila Conference | Saturday, April 11, 2015

9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.Saint Joseph Campus | $35**includes continental breakfast and lunch”St. Teresa of Avila: Her Feminine Genius”This conference is part of our celebration of the 5th Centenary of the birth of St. Teresa of Avila, the great Spanish...
7th Annual Hayden 5K Run, Family Walk, & Roll | March 14

7th Annual Hayden 5K Run, Family Walk, & Roll | March 14

With much joy, Hayden Child Care Center of Santa Teresita announces its 7th Annual Hayden 5K Run, Family Walk, & Roll which will be held on Saturday, March 14, 2015 at 9:00 a.m. (rain or shine). The 5K is co-sponsored by the City of Duarte. USATF Sanctioned, the...
Carmelite Sisters Concert, Florida | April 19

Carmelite Sisters Concert, Florida | April 19

On Sunday, April 19, 2015, the Friends of Carmel Miami will be hosting the Carmelite Sisters in Concert, a musical evening of Gregorian chant and contemporary Christian to original compositions by the Carmelite Sisters in a variety of soul-stirring selections, meant...
“Obstacles to Trust” | Handmaidens | January 24, 2015

“Obstacles to Trust” | Handmaidens | January 24, 2015

6:30 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.   Santa Teresita VillaJoin us for a Handmaidens evening of faith and fellowship.  Topic:  “Obstacles to Trust”We all want to trust Jesus fully. Then why can’t we? What gets in the way? With God’s grace we can we move beyond our...
Mother Luisita Pilgrimage | February 28, 2015

Mother Luisita Pilgrimage | February 28, 2015

8:00 a.m. -4:00 p.m.Cost: $25 (includes continental breakfast and sack lunch)Meet at St. Joseph CampusJoin us as we walk in the footsteps of a woman of courage and faith, determined to live the will of the Lord: Venerable Mother Luisita, the beloved Foundress of the...
“Living a Life of Trust” | Handmaidens | April 25, 2015

“Living a Life of Trust” | Handmaidens | April 25, 2015

6:30 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.   Saint Joseph Campus Join us for a Handmaidens evening of faith and fellowship.  Topic:  “Living a Life of Trust: Taking Practical Steps”All this talk about trust can remain pretty abstract! Learn some concrete steps you can...
An Evening of Thanksgiving | December 31, 2014

An Evening of Thanksgiving | December 31, 2014

Sponsored by: Carmelite Friars and SistersTime: 8:00pm-1:00am Cost: A free will offering will be gratefully accepted The Carmelite Fathers and Carmelite Sisters invite you to an evening of prayer and reflection to usher in the New Year on December 31, 2014.  January...
Back to Basics: Apologetics Conference | September 20, 2014

Back to Basics: Apologetics Conference | September 20, 2014

St. Joseph Campus | 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 pmCost: $35 (continental breakfast and lunch provided)Guest Speaker: Trent Horn from Catholic AnswersThis one day apologetics workshop is a wonderful way to enrich and enhance your Faith and ability to defend and explain it...
Advent Retreat | December 5 – 7, 2014

Advent Retreat | December 5 – 7, 2014

December can quickly become very hectic.  Make time right in the beginning of Advent to remember what Christmas is all about. This special retreat is a time to stop, to listen, and to contemplate more deeply the mystery of the Incarnation in preparation for Christ’s...