Welcome to the website of the Discalced Carmelites in Ireland
The great challenge faced by consecrated persons to persevere in seeking God “with the eyes of faith in a world which ignores His presence”, and to continue to offer that world Christ’s life of chastity, poverty and obedience life as a credible and trustworthy sign, thus becoming “a living ‘exegesis’ of God’s word”.
Sunday past was the yearly Carmelite Sunday pilgrimage celebration at Knock Shrine.
Joint Letter from the O. Carm. Prior General & O.C.D. Superior General on the occasion of the Jubilee of Mercy
Letter from the O. Carm. Prior General, the Reverend Father Fernando Millán, and the O.C.D. Superior General, the Reverend Father Saverio Cannistrà, on the occasion of the Jubilee of Mercy
The General Curia have launched a new website
The Discalced Carmelites in Czerna, near Krakow are hosting a Carmelite day with carmelite pilgrims from around the world. READ MORE
The Holy Father appointed Fr. Oswaldo Estéfano Escobar Aguilar, O.C.D., as bishop of Chalatenango. READ MORE
Her writings paint the picture of a soul truly in love with her Lord. They are a great inspiriation to anyone aspiring to a more profound experience of loving God and being loved by Him. READ MORE
Currently in Harrisa, the relics of St Mary of Jesus Crucified (the Little Arab or Maryam Baouardy) are on pilgrimage in the Lebanan. You can follow the pilgrimage on Carmel Lebanon's facebook page. READ MORE
Dear Brothers and Sisters of the Teresian Carmel, We send our fraternal greeting at the end of our ordinary meeting of the General Definitory that took place in Rome from the 6th to the 11th of June. READ MORE
At the conclusion of this Definitory meeting, the OCD Friars had the joy of sharing in a special and significant experience with the General Council of the Carmelites of the Ancient Observance (O.Carm.). READ MORE