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Final Message of the General Congregation 2022

GENERAL CONGREGATION OF THE BROTHERS OF OUR LADY OF MOUNT CARMEL 2022 Carmel: Passion for God, for the Fraternity and for Humanity We, members of the General Congregation of the Order of the Brothers of the Blessed Virgin Mary of Mount Carmel, gathered at Villa Aurelia, Rome, 4-17 September 2022, …

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Formation Manual 2022

INTRODUCTION Every human being is in a continual process of transformation. For those who respond to the call to Carmelite life, this transformation is marked by a commitment to “a journey of gradual and progressive conversion, encompassing every aspect of life,” during which they allow themselves “to be conformed to …

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Ratio Institutionis Vitae Carmelitane

Dear Brothers, I wish to present you with a new edition of the 2000 Ratio Institutionis (RIVC). I say “new edition” in that following a request made to provincials and formators in 2009, many responded indicating that few changes needed to be made. Having considered the positive recommendations and suggestions …

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Carmelite Commitment to Child Safety

The Carmelite Friars of the Province of Saint Elias are committed to creating and maintaining a safe environment for all children who interact with its members and are involved in its ministries. The policies and procedures implemented by the Carmelite Friars are accredited by Praesidium, Inc., a national organization that …

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