Community News, July 2016

Our Lady of Mercy Lay Carmelites

Community and Regional News — July 2016

  • Novena. Our annual novena preparing for the feast day of Our Lady of Mount Carmel was a prayerful experience. Thank you to all who gave thoughtful and enlightening presentations about some of the various titles of Mary, our Mother and patroness.
  • Feast of Our Lady of Mount Carmel. We distributed almost 80 scapulars after Mass on the feast of Our Lady of Mount Carmel. Thanks to Fr. Matt for presiding and to all our members for participating in the celebration. Happy Feast!

Next Meeting — August 21, 2016

August Community Meeting: August 21, 2016 in the DaSousa House 4-Plex
(St. Perpetua).

August Ongoing Formation Homework

  • Interior Castle: The Third Dwelling Places, Chapter 1: Perseverance as Useless Servant, pages 81-93
  • Study questions: page 93.

August Lectio Divina

Lectio Divina for August 21ST community meeting is Lk 13:22-30.

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.