April 27, 2013 | Handmaidens With Special Guest: Leah Darrow

April 27, 2013 | Handmaidens With Special Guest: Leah Darrow

Handmaidens has a very special guest this month.  Leah Darrow will be with us to share with our young adult women’s faith formation prayer group, Handmaidens, about her journey back to her Catholic Faith.You are warmly invited to join us for this very special evening...
Bioethics Seminar | End of Life Issues

Bioethics Seminar | End of Life Issues

April 16, 2013 | 7:30am – 3:00pmSanta Teresita Campus | Madonna Hall$25 per person (Please bring own lunch; Beverages will be served)Presentations by: Rev. Joseph  Howard, Jr. STL and Dr. Fritz BaumgartnerFather Joseph Howard is a member of the Executive Board...
Receive the Holy Habit of Carmel

Receive the Holy Habit of Carmel

Monday, March 25, 2013, began like any other day.  We arrived in the chapel for morning prayers, Divine Office, and Mass.  It was a clear, crisp southern California morning, with the almost-full moon still visible in the northern sky.  An atmosphere of expectancy...
Handmaidens | Confession: Experiencing His Love and Mercy

Handmaidens | Confession: Experiencing His Love and Mercy

Young single ladies ages 18-35 who desire to grow in their Catholic faith are invited to join the Carmelite Sisters: Saturday, March 23, 2013 Saint Joseph Campus, 507 Granada Ave., Alhambra, CA 91801 The evening will include: 6:30-7:30     Potluck Dinner 7:30-8:30    ...
Family Night | FAMILY: A Civilization of Love

Family Night | FAMILY: A Civilization of Love

The Carmelite Sisters warmly invite you and your family for Family Night Sunday, March 24, 2013 4:30-7:30 PM Saint Joseph Campus, 507 Granada Ave., Alhambra, CA 91801   The evening will include: 4:30   Gather 5:00   Exposition of the Blessed Sacrament and the...
Family Faith Festival

Family Faith Festival

The Carmelite Sisters invite you to a Celebration of Faith at Santa Teresita in Duarte, California. Come and enjoy a day of faith, music, praise, worship, games, food, and fun! Saturday, April 20, 2013 at Santa Teresita 11am Kick-off celebration 3pm Closing Mass In...
My Golden Jubilee

My Golden Jubilee

The year was 1963. Vatican Council II was in session,  Pope John XXIII issued his encyclical “Pacem in Terris,” the world was introduced to “The Beatles,” and in Alhambra, California, on a Friday afternoon, seven young women and I crossed the threshold of Carmelite...
A Vowed Heart

A Vowed Heart

Reflections on First Religious Profession of Vows Some moments are too full of meaning, too valued, to find expression in words. They are deep and strong and fiercely intimate. They are sacred.  So if you would ask me what it is like to pronounce vows to God Himself,...
Faith & Fashion

Faith & Fashion

When you hear about a luncheon and tea with over 200 women who listened to a talk given by a former participant in the TV show, Top Model, one might be surprised to discover that the main focus of the talk was a message of faith, morals, and the importance of true...
Achieving Peace of Heart

Achieving Peace of Heart

A Day of Prayer for Women March 9, 2013 | 9:00 am-5:00 pm Hosted by Sister Francis Marie, O.C.D. at St. Joseph Campus Join other women and the Carmelite Sisters as we reflect upon the gift of peace our Lord wants for each of us.  The day will be filled with both...
September 29, 2013 | Marriage and Family Life Conference

September 29, 2013 | Marriage and Family Life Conference

Deepening the Faith Life of Our Family September 29, 2013 | 9:00 am – 5:00 pmSt. Joseph Campus of the Sacred Heart Retreat House507 N. Granada Ave., Alhambra, CA 91801We are hosting a conference to nourish the spiritual life of all members of the family and...
Cancelled | Father & Son Retreat

Cancelled | Father & Son Retreat

This retreat has been cancelled.  We hope to offer this special event next year. June 28-30, 2013 | For Fathers of all ages and Sons (age 15+)
Spanish Day of Recollection

Spanish Day of Recollection

in Holy Week For Men and Women March 27, 2013 | 9:00 am – 3:00 pm At Sacred Heart Retreat House, Alhambra The day will include conferences, the sacrament of confession, Holy Mass, Stations of the Cross and time for adoration of the Blessed Sacrament. Cost: $40...
Ash Wednesday Day of Recollection

Ash Wednesday Day of Recollection

Retreat Master, Father Andrew Apostoli, CFR February 13, 2013 | 8:30 AM AM – 3:00 PM Cost:  $45.00 (includes lunch) Spiritually prepare for the holiest season of the year with a day of prayer that will include: conferences by Father Apostoli, the opportunity for...
Family Night Celebrating the Year of Faith

Family Night Celebrating the Year of Faith

“Cultivating the Seed of Vocations within Family Life”   You are warmly welcome to join the Carmelite Sisters and the Alhambra Knights of Columbus   Date: Sunday, February 24, 2013 Place: Saint Joseph Campus, Main Hall, 507 Granada Ave., Alhambra, Ca 91801...
Tuesdays | Epic: Church History

Tuesdays | Epic: Church History

Sister Jeannine Marie will conduct this exciting 20 week adventure through May 21, 2013. Join us as we journey together to discover the mystery of the Church – “Our Story.” Date:  Tuesdays from January 8 – May 21, 2013 Time:  7:00 PM – 8:30 PM RSVP: ...
Tuesdays | Catholicism Series

Tuesdays | Catholicism Series

Tuesdays: May 28 – July 30 | 7:15pmIf you missed our first series, you can join us for the next installment of the “Catholicism” series. “Your journey starts here.”  These words posted on the homepage of the website of the Catholicism Series seem to...
Faith & Fashion

Mother-Daughter Winter Tea

The Carmelite Sisters present… A Winter Tea for Mothers and their Daughters (daughters: ages 13-18) Sunday, January 13, 2013 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM Saint Joseph Campus 507 Granada Ave. Alhambra, CA 91801 $10 per person The Carmelite Sisters warmly welcome you...
May 12, 2013 | Mothers’ Day in Honor of Mary

May 12, 2013 | Mothers’ Day in Honor of Mary

Annual Mothers’ Day Rosary Procession, Mass & Crowning of our Blessed Mother Sunday, May 12, 2013 The Carmelite Sisters of the Most Sacred Heart of Los Angeles invite you and your family to join us in honoring Our Blessed Mother and our earthly mothers in prayer,...
May 20-23, 2013 | Come & See Retreat

May 20-23, 2013 | Come & See Retreat

In the silence of your heart, do you wonder if the Lord is calling you? Join us for a very special week with the Carmelite Sisters Come and See Retreat Alhambra, California May 20-23, 2013 Meet the Carmelite Sisters and glimpse into our life in Carmel. For single...
June 25-28, 2013 | Mother-Daughter Retreat

June 25-28, 2013 | Mother-Daughter Retreat

June 25 -28, 2013 at Sacred Heart Retreat House, Alhambra, CA A retreat for mothers and their daughters, ages 13 through 17. We invite you and your daughter to take some time away to deepen your relationship with the Lord and one another. The retreat includes: Faith...