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God’s Garden, June 26, 2017

Tuesday, June 27th, 2017

The geographic Mount Carmel that we take our Carmelite name from is a mountain range along the Mediterranean in Israel. It is a green oasis surrounded by desert; hence, its name ”Carmel,” which means ”the Garden of God” in Hebrew. The metaphorical Carmel is a way of life, our disposition as we make our spiritual […]

God’s Garden, June 21, 2017

Tuesday, June 20th, 2017

The geographic Mount Carmel that we take our Carmelite name from is a mountain range along the Mediterranean in Israel. It is a green oasis surrounded by desert; hence, its name ”Carmel,” which means ”the Garden of God” in Hebrew. The metaphorical Carmel is a way of life, our disposition as we make our spiritual […]

To Be Or Let Be

Tuesday, June 20th, 2017

This Sunday’s readings are all about fear, bravery and courage. The first interpretation of courage comes from our first reading. In the reading from Jeremiah, the idea of courage is a masculine, militaristic one, understandable from a highly patriarchal warrior culture. The second reading from the epistle to the Romans, Saint Paul tells us that […]

50th Anniversary of Ordination for Fr. Ashley & Fr. Michael

Tuesday, June 20th, 2017

Please join us at a Mass of Thanksgiving commemorating the Fiftieth Anniversary of Ordination of former pastor, Reverend Ashley Harrington, O.Carm. and fellow Carmelite, Reverend Michael Mulhall, O.Carm. On Sunday, July 16, 2017  at 12 Noon in the Church. A reception will follow in the Parish Auditorium (Odyssey Theatre). Everyone is welcome. RSVP by Monday, […]

Family Promise Sheltering Program

Tuesday, June 20th, 2017

Fr. Dan has challenged us in the spirit of Pope Francis’ call to “Open the doors of mercy!” After working for two years, our opportunity has arrived! The OLMC community will open her doors to working homeless families from July 23rd through July 30th, 2017 as part of the temporary housing program run by Family […]

Called to Mirror the Fatherhood of God

Monday, June 19th, 2017

‘Our Father who art in heaven, hallowed be thy name.’ Jesus gave us a wonderful gift: he brought God into the center of our lives and taught us that he is like a loving father. Today is Fathers Day. It is a good time to remember that each and every one of us — male […]

God’s Garden, June 19, 2017

Monday, June 19th, 2017

The geographic Mount Carmel that we take our Carmelite name from is a mountain range along the Mediterranean in Israel. It is a green oasis surrounded by desert; hence, its name ”Carmel,” which means ”the Garden of God” in Hebrew. The metaphorical Carmel is a way of life, our disposition as we make our spiritual […]

God’s Garden, June 16, 2017

Thursday, June 15th, 2017

The geographic Mount Carmel that we take our Carmelite name from is a mountain range along the Mediterranean in Israel. It is a green oasis surrounded by desert; hence, its name ”Carmel,” which means ”the Garden of God” in Hebrew. The metaphorical Carmel is a way of life, our disposition as we make our spiritual […]

Agape Flower

Thursday, June 15th, 2017

This weekend the universal Church celebrates the solemnity of the Most Holy Body and Blood of Christ, or Corpus Christi as it was referred to for centuries. The summer feast would have been a proud time for the people in medieval Europe, an opportunity to perform mystery plays and eat special foods, but for us […]

Feast of the Solemnity of the Body and Blood of Christ

Thursday, June 15th, 2017

This week the universal Church celebrates the Feast of the Solemnity of the Body and Blood of Christ. Mass times are Saturday, 5 p.m. and Sunday, 8 a.m., 10:00 a.m. and 12 noon. From Catholic News Agency: The Solemnity of the Most Holy Body and Blood of Christ is also known as the Solemnity of […]

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