START THE HOLY SPIRIT NOVENA
FROM MAY 15 - 24, 2015
The novena in honor of the Holy Spirit is the oldest of all novenas since it was first made at the direction of Our Lord Himself when He sent His apostles back to Jerusalem to await the coming of the Holy Spirit on the first Pentecost. It is still the only novena officially prescribed by the Church. Addressed to the Third Person of the Blessed Trinity.... more
UPCOMING EVENTS of 2015
Understanding the Theology and Spirituality of Lent
As Catholics, we are familiar with the season of Lent, which we enter with the attitude of repentance. Even though we maintain our attitude of repentance throughout theliturgical year, this attitude is significantly more important during Lent. Why? read more
In September 1976 a Carmelite priest, Fr. Yohanes Indrakusuma O.Carm, together with another Carmelite priest, started a form of life which emphasized the contemplative aspect of the Carmelite vocation. They lived in a small and remote village near Batu, Malang, in the province of East Java, Indonesia. After one year, his companion left and Fr. Yohanes continued this way of life by himself until 1979.
TESTIMONIES.. read more
In our spiritual journey there are many experiences that people receive...
Here are some experiences that they share willingly... Enjoy!
Daughters of Carmel
(Congregation of Putri Karmel)
St. Cecilia Convent
2550 18th Avenue
San Francisco, CA 94116, USA