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God’s Garden, July 18, 2018

Tuesday, July 17th, 2018

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 […]

This Week’s Gospel Message

Tuesday, July 17th, 2018

This Week’s Gospel Message for Sunday, July 22, 2018 is from Mark 6:30-34. “When he disembarked and saw the vast crowd, his heart was moved with pity for them, for they were like sheep without a shepherd; and he began to teach them many things.” “Jesus plans to take [his disciples] to a deserted place […]

OLMC Feast Day

Tuesday, July 17th, 2018

The Catholic Community of Our Lady of Mount Carmel celebrated our Patroness Feast Day with a tasty and fun BBQ under the big tent! Check out the photos of the fun below!

Carmelite Feast

Tuesday, July 17th, 2018

On July 20, Carmelites celebrate the feast of the Solemnity of the Holy Prophet Elijah. In the Hebrew Bible, Elijah is a solitary figure. On Mount Carmel, he challenged his people to choose one God for Israel — Yahweh or Baal. According to the First Book of Kings, chapter 18, Elijah’s sacrifice was consumed by […]

God’s Garden, July 16, 2018

Monday, July 16th, 2018

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, July 13, 2018

Thursday, July 12th, 2018

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 […]

Novena Prayer

Wednesday, July 11th, 2018

The Feast of Our Lady of Mount Carmel gives us an opportunity to show our love and gratitude to Mary for her continued guidance and protection. We will be praying this special prayer for nine consecutive days from July 14th through July 22nd. Prayer to Our Lady of Mount Carmel O Most Holy Mary of […]

Meet the Medical Mission Team

Wednesday, July 11th, 2018

Medical Mission team members are being interviewed for our parish bulletin. This week we feature Elena Ugarte for a look at how she is involved in OLMC’s first Medical Mission. Why did you choose to be part of the Medical Mission team to Peru? I was born in Perú. When I learned that fr. Dan […]

Letter of the Prior General

Wednesday, July 11th, 2018

Letter of the Prior General for the Feast of Our Lady of Mount Carmel 2018 Dear brothers and sisters of the Carmelite Family: The solemnity of Our Lady of Mount Carmel is approaching and – like every year – I would like to send you my most cordial fraternal greetings on our patronal feast, in […]

This Week’s Gospel Message

Wednesday, July 11th, 2018

This Week’s Gospel Message for Sunday, July 15th. Mark 6:7-13 “Jesus summoned the Twelve and began to send them out two by two and gave them authority over unclean spirits. He instructed them to take nothing for the journey but a walking stick—no food, no sack, no money in their belts.” “Jesus’ disciples could not […]

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