Symposium 2017

2017-07-03T22:20:25+00:00 July 3rd, 2017|News|

The Carmelite Institute Symposium 2017 Sunday, July 02, 2017  | Published by The Carmelite Institute of North America held this year’s symposium at Loyola University in Chicago, IL on June 25-29, 2017.  Sr. Helena and Sr. Philomena traveled to attend this wonderful Carmelite event. The theme chosen was “Pope Francis Points the Way to Carmel.”  [...]

Blessed Titus Brandsma, a model for the Year of Mercy

2016-11-11T16:39:25+00:00 May 31st, 2016|News|

On account of the extraordinary Jubilee of Mercy, proclaimed by Pope Francis in the bull, Misericordia Vultus (April 11, 2015) the Pontifical Council for the promotion of new evangelisation has been publishing a series of aids to help local churches in their celebration of the jubilee. In the sixth publication, under the title, “The Saints [...]


2016-11-11T16:39:25+00:00 February 19th, 2016|News|

Holy Door has deeper meaning for Discalced Carmelites By Rachel Curry Walking through a Holy Door is more than just crossing a threshold; it is a chance to pray and reflect on our personal experience of the Extraordinary Jubilee of Mercy, says Sister Joanne of the Carmelite Monastery in Nedlands. The Monastery’s chapel is one [...]


2016-01-10T18:26:29+00:00 January 10th, 2016|News|

To begin the year, on January 17th, weather permitting, the Carmelite Sisters are hosting the following: Mother Angeline Heritage Center on the Motherhouse grounds will be open for tours at 1:30 pm until 3:00 pm. Exposition of the Blessed Sacrament from 3:00 to 4:00 p.m in the Motherhouse Chapel. Evening Prayer and benediction at 4:00 [...]

Prayer Service on the Canonization of Sts. Louis and Zelie Martin

2016-11-11T16:39:26+00:00 October 21st, 2015|News|

Monday, October 19, 2015 Louis and Zelie Martin, parents of Saint Therese, are now Saints of the Catholic Church! The Carmelite Sisters representing St. Teresa's Motherhouse in Germantown, NY and Teresian House in Albany, NY were invited to participate in a prayer service held at All Saints Catholic Church in Albany, New York on October [...]

500 Years of Saint Teresa of Ávila

2016-11-11T16:39:26+00:00 October 5th, 2015|News|

Georgetown University will celebrate the Quincentenary of Teresa of Ávila with an all-day commemoration in Lohrfink Auditorium, Rafik B. Hariri Building, on October 16, 2015, the day after the saint’s feast day. The event will include a symposium featuring the most renowned Teresian scholars in the country; an exhibition in the Booth Family Center for [...]

Vocation Weekend Retreat

2016-11-11T16:39:26+00:00 August 19th, 2015|News|

"THE PRACTICE OF THE PRESENCE OF GOD: DEVELOPING A DISCERNING HEART" Retreat Master: Msgr. Kieran Harrington  Date:  NOVEMBER 6-8, 2015   For Single Women Ages 18-40  ST. TERESA'S MOTHERHOUSE, 600 WOODS ROAD, GERMANTOWN, NY 12526   Daily Schedule Includes: Holy Mass and Lectures Eucharistic Adoration Evening and Night Prayer Spiritual Direction (as available) Time for [...]