Bro. Marlon Beharry ORDINATION TO THE PRIESTHOOD

Joined by his Carmelite family and scores of friends, Bro. Marlon Beharry was ordained to the priesthood at the National Shrine of Our Lady of Mount Carmel on Saturday, December 4. Following a moving sacrifice of the Mass, the newly ordained Fr. Marlon Beharry, O.Carm. was warmly greeted by the …

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What is Carmelite Spirituality?

Early on in Carmelite Rule — as written by St. Albert of Jerusalem, the Lawgiver of Carmel — is found its purpose: “Many and varied are the ways …” Those who seek Christ according to the life of Carmel are reminded it is one of various ways that lead to …

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Brother Von Erick Maria Sandoval, O.Carm. Professes Solemn Vows

On Saturday, August 21, Brother Von Erick Maria Sandoval, O.Carm. professed Solemn Vows in the Carmelite Order at the National Shrine of Our Lady of Mount Carmel in Middletown, NY. About 140 people were in attendance for the 11:00AM Mass, including his Excellency, Bishop Gerardo Colaccico, D.D., JCL, Auxiliary Bishop …

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Carmelites Begin the 2021 Season of Lent

To everything there is a season and a time to every purpose under heaven. The forty days of Lent provide a wonderful opportunity for all Catholics to prepare for Easter, the greatest Holy Day in the Church calendar. This year marks the 132nd year that the Carmelites of the North …

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