Provincial,Â Immaculate Heart of Mary Province.
Fr. Jude Peters, O.C.D. is from Pennsylvania and graduated from St. Francis University in Loretto, Pennsylvania. He taught Religion and French on the high school level. He entered the Discalced Carmelites of the Washington Province, studied theology at the Catholic University of America, and was ordained in 1989. He served as Provincial of the Washington Province from 1999-2005, 2014-2017 and was recently re-elected as Provincial for another term. He has served as a Spiritual Assistant and retreat director for the Secular Order. He is a popular speaker for the Carmelite friars, nuns and OCDS.