News & Events

Sunday, 22 February 2015 14:17

New 2nd Year Pre-Novices

PreNoves2015Web200Five Pre-Novices were formally welcomed into the 2nd year of the Pre-Novitiate on Sunday 18 January during Evening Prayer in the Blessed Titus Brandsma community Fatuhada, Dili.

The Fatuhada community was joined by the Hera community for the occasion. Fr Bruce Clark (Regional Prior) led the prayer assisted by Fr Paskalis Patut (Director of the Pre-Novitiate) and Brother Carlito da Silva (assistant formator for the Pre-Novices).

Saturday, 21 February 2015 14:41

St Teresa of Ávila - Special Centenary Events

Events Logo 200WThe Carmelite Centre Melbourne has released the program of events celebrating the 5th Centenary of the birth of St Teresa of Jesus.

We are especially pleased to welcome Professor Bernard McGinn, renowned author, theologian and scholar of mysticism, who will give a public lecture and a workshop in Melbourne on 29 April and 1 May.

Other events include a Symposium on St Teresa, a retreat, and a talk by Professor Anne Hunt from Australian Catholic University.

Thursday, 19 February 2015 14:01

Carmel Contact February 2015

CCLogoWeb200In this issue:

  • A Journey Towards Healing
  • A look at your support in 2014
  • Embracing diversity and culture as the Carmelite Family grows
  • The Carmelite Library - a place of reflection and spiritual enrichment

Carmel Contact No 98 February 2015


Monday, 09 February 2015 09:20

Roque and Carlito Ordained Priests

FirstBlessingWeb200X150Fr Roque Soares Da Cruz and Fr Carlito Da Silva were ordained priests in Immaculate Conception Cathedral, Dili, on Friday 30 January this year.

Fr Denis Andrew (Prior Provincial of Australia Timor Leste), Fr Bruce Clark (Regional Prior) and Fr Wayne Stanhope (Director of Formation) concelebrated the Ordination Mass together with East Timorese Carmelite, Religious and Diocesan Priests.

Tuesday, 03 February 2015 17:23

Carmelites celebrate Year of Consecrated Life

YCLWeb200x150In 2013 Pope Francis declared that a Year of Consecrated Life (YCL) be celebrated throughout the world. Pope Francis has dedicated this year to the promotion of consecrated life and asked the Church's religious sisters, brothers and priests to "wake up the world" with their testimony of faith and joy.

The Communications Centre for the whole Carmelite Order has released a video to mark the occasion.

Monday, 02 February 2015 16:10

JPIC Newsletter February 2015

JPICNewsletterWeb200x150In this issue:

  • Power & Leadership in the Church and in the World
  • The Prophet Elijah & the misuse of Power
  • JPIC Calendar for February
  • Prayers & Reflections

  JPIC February 2015

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