Community News, June 2016

Our Lady of Mercy Lay Carmelites

Community and Regional News — June 2016

  • Novena. Our annual novena preparing for the feast day of Our Lady of Mount Carmel begins on Thursday, July 7. We will gather every night from 7:00 to approximately 8:00 in St. Matthew’s classroom in the DaSousa House.
    List of topics and presenters
  • Feast of Our Lady of Mount Carmel. If you can attend the 8:15 morning mass at Holy Spirit Church on Saturday, July 16, please wear your scapular and sit together in a group.

Next Meeting — July 17, 2016

July Community Meeting: July 17, 2016 in the DaSousa House 4-Plex (St. Perpetua).

July Ongoing Formation Homework

  • Interior Castle: The Second Dwelling Places, Chapter 1: Perseverance on the Right Road, pages 65-80
  • Study questions: questions 1-4, page 80.

July Lectio Divina

Lectio Divina for July 17TH community meeting is Lk 10:38-42.

Upcoming Events

  • July 7-15 — Novena to Our Lady of Mount Carmel (details here)
  • July 16 — Feast of Our Lady of Mount Carmel

Prayer Intentions

Please pray for all Carmelites, especially:

  • Our members who are ill
  • All Carmelites who are isolates
  • Our deceased members

More Information

  • Monthly Community Meeting
    Lectio Divina, dates, and locations for all 2016 meetings
  • Ongoing Formation
    Information about St. Teresa’s Interior Castle, required reading and homework for each month of this year’s ongoing formation classes
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Susan is the director of Our Lady of Mercy Lay Carmelite Community.