Bless Our Priests

Bless Our Priests

In our Constitutions* the first and second articles state the name and purpose of our community.  The third states that “praying for priests is of primary importance” to our religious family.  As Carmelites, it is our great joy and our awesome...
A Catholic Protestant?

A Catholic Protestant?

“Dear Sister, I have been to different churches, such as Methodist, non-denominational, etc. I really liked their services, but I was brought up Catholic. Can I go to these services instead of Mass and still call myself Catholic? Is it possible to be both?”You...
Getting More From Holy Mass

Getting More From Holy Mass

I don’t get much out of Mass. Do you have any suggestions?I suppose you have already heard a couple phrases that have become aphorisms on this ‘issue’:  “Don’t come to get – come to give” and “You will only get out what you...