Novena to Our Lady of Mount Carmel: 2018

Our Lady of Mount Carmel

This year our reflections for this beautiful feast will focus on intimacy with God. Each night during the novena we will reflect on one or more aspects of this topic as we honor Mary and seek her guidance along our Carmelite journey.

Novena Dates:
Time:
Location:
July 7–15
7:00-8:30pm
St. Matthew’s Classroom, DaSousa House (except Thursday; see below for location details)
(See Campus Map)
Holy Spirit Church, Fremont, CA

Novena Dates, Topics, and Presenters
7:00–8:30 PM • July 7–15 • DaSousa House

Date/Day Location Topic Presenter
7/7/2017 Sat St. Matthew’s Classroom, DaSousa House Jesus the Teacher of Sanctity Susan M.
7/8/2017 Sun St. Matthew’s Classroom, DaSousa House Seeking God in Activity Vicky
7/9/2017 Mon St. Matthew’s Classroom, DaSousa House Let Us Make Good Use of Time Heraldo
7/10/2017 Tue St. Matthew’s Classroom, DaSousa House Loving Attention to God Catherine
7/11/2017 Wed St. Matthew’s Classroom, DaSousa House Practice of the Presence of God Dianne
7/12/2017 Thu Fireside Room Seeking God in Faith Maru
7/13/2017 Fri St. Matthew’s Classroom, DaSousa House Seeking God in Love Georgia
7/14/2017 Sat St. Matthew’s Classroom, DaSousa House In Search of God Carla
7/15/2017 Sun Last day of the Novena will take place during the Community Meeting — St. Matthew’s Classroom, DaSousa House Our Lady of Mt Carmel Marilou

NOVENA PRAYERS

The Novena prayers can be found here.
For those of you who are not able to join us physically, we invite you to pray these prayers on your own. May you be blessed for your faithfulness.

FEAST OF OUR LADY OF MOUNT CARMEL

NOTE: We will say the prayers for the final day of the novena AND celebrate the feast of Our Lady of Mount Carmel at our community meeting on Sunday, July 15TH (which is the vigil).

On Monday, July 16TH (the feast day itself), all those who are able will attend Mass at 8:15am at Holy Spirit. Wear your scapulars and sit together!

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Susan is the director of Our Lady of Mercy Lay Carmelite Community.