News & Events

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

Wednesday, 14 January 2015 10:21

Roque & Carlito to be Ordained Priests

RoqueCarlitoWeb200x150Our Deacons, Roque Soares da Cruz and Carlito da Silva, will be ordained priests on Friday 30 January in Immaculate Conception Cathedral, Dili, Timor Leste.

Bishop Norberto do Amaral, Bishop of Maliana Diocese, will preside at the Ordination due to the illness of the Bishop of Dili, Bishop Alberto Ricardo da Silva.

pdf Your Invitation to the Ordination (511 KB)

Sunday, 11 January 2015 11:55

Magnificat Newsletter - NEW!

MagnificatLogoWeb200x150Our young Carmelite students in Hera, Timor Leste write and publish a newsletter of Carmelite spirituality and reflection twice a month.

Reflections on the Seasons of the Year and the Sunday Scripture are also included. Articles are written in Tetum, Portuguese and Indonesian.

Next year we hope to be able to offer some excerpts from Magnificat in English for you.

Magnificat Advent 2 2014

Thursday, 01 January 2015 11:00

Carmelite YouTube channel launched

YouTube200X150Carmelite Communications now has its own YouTube channel.

The new YouTube channel provides a place for videos about Carmelite news, events and spirituality. Snapshots from various presentations at The Carmelite Centre Melbourne will also be added as they become available.

The channel currently has two videos about the 2014 Carmelite Way Pilgrimage and a day in the life of the Carmelites in Formation at Hera, Timor Leste.

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