The latest news from the Carmelite Order and from the Bay Area Region.
Also included are details about two electronic newsletters for Lay Carmelites: the Lay Carmelite e-Bulletin, published by the Order, and the Carmelite Review, a quarterly newsletter published by the Carmelite Media Office of the Province of the Most Pure Heart of Mary.
The members of the General Commission for Carmelite Laity and Youth met in Rome from April 24 – April 27, 2015 for the second time since being appointed. They met under the guidance of Fr. Raul Maraví, O. Carm., General Councilor.
The Inaugural Mass of the Pontificate for Pope Francis took place on March 19, Saint Joseph’s Day. Joseph is one of Pope Francis’ most beloved saints. He explained why during his trip to the Philippines in January.