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Novena to St. Teresa of Avila

Hello everybody! As you all know, the Feast of St. Teresa of Avila is coming up on October 15th. St. Teresa is the Foundress – the “Holy Mother” – of the Discalced Carmelite Order. She is a great saint, Mystic … Continue reading

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Happy Feast of St. Thérèse of the Child Jesus and the Holy Face!

Today, the Church celebrates the feast of a remarkable woman. Pope Saint Pius X acclaimed her to be the “Greatest Saint of Modern Times.” Yet in her life she was a simple, humble Carmelite Nun; unknown to everyone except her … Continue reading

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Our Lady of Mount Carmel – Mother and Sister!

Happy Feast of Our Lady of Mt. Carmel! Wow! What a beautiful day for rejoicing (and perhaps for giving my poor abandoned blog some new life)! Today we celebrate, with all of the Carmelites worldwide and with everyone who faithfully … Continue reading

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“Not my will but Thine be done.”

One of my favorite Lenten devotions is the Stabat Mater. Whether I’m praying this beautiful prayer or listening to its musical composition either by Giovanni Pergolesi or in the traditional Gregorian Chant, I always find that my soul is uplifted … Continue reading

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“Where there is no love, put love and you will draw out love…”

Hello everyone, a blessed feast day to you all! Today we celebrate the feast of one of my personal favorites – St. John of the Cross. St. John was one of the great reformers of the Carmelite Order and, together … Continue reading

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Happy Carmelite “All Saints Day!”

Happy Feast of all the Saints of Carmel, everyone! That’s right; today the Order of Carmel celebrates it very own “All Saints Day!’” Today we commemorate all of the men and women who have followed the path of Charism of … Continue reading

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“God Alone Sufficeth!”

Hello everyone, oh I am so excited. Today we celebrate the Feast day of my favorite saint – the great Carmelite mystic and Doctor of the Church, St. Teresa of Avila (St. Teresa of Jesus). Teresa was a woman of … Continue reading

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