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Friday, 31 August 2018 14:12

Lectio Divina for September

LDWeb150You can download and save the scripture texts, reflections and prayers for Lectio Divina for each day of this month. Lectio Divina is a traditional way of praying the Scriptures. Visit our Lectio Divina page for more information about how to pray using Lectio Divina.

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Friday, 31 August 2018 11:35

JPIC Newsletter for September

JPIC79Spring is upon us and during this month of September we celebrate the international, multifaith Seasons of Creation.

There are many ways to celebrate: prayer, walking or meditating in nature, joining in discussion about Laudato Si, improving our recycling habits, the list is endless.

pdf JPIC No 79 September 2018 (1.18 MB) | Visit our JPIC page

Saturday, 25 August 2018 16:30

Making a difference for girls in Timor-Leste

2018WFCDFGWeb150Students at Whitefriars College, Donvale (VIC) are making a real difference for girls in Timor-Leste. They are part of the Days for Girls program which provides reusable feminine hygiene kits.

Everyday girls in Timor-Leste miss school because of the lack of these products. Students, parents and teachers gathered at the College to sew, fold, iron and pack kits which were delivered to girls in our parish in Zumalai, Timor-Leste.

Watch the video.

Saturday, 25 August 2018 16:04

International Student Course - Newsletter 4

2018ICTB4Web150In this issue, José, Francisco and Matthew travel from The Netherlands to Germany, visiting the Carmelite Church and community in Mainz. There they began their reflection on the final days and martyrdom of Blessed Titus Brandsma led by Br Andreas Scholten and Fr Fernando Millián Romeral (Prior General).

pdf International Course Titus Brandsma 4 (3.78 MB)

Saturday, 25 August 2018 15:38

Carmelites in Australia renew vows

2018ROVAWeb150During the recent Provincial Assembly, Brs Albino Dos Santos, Marcolino Gomes, Agostinho Dos Santos, Avelino Dos Santos and Matthew Tonini renewed their vows to live as Carmelites. The ceremony took place during the final Mass of the Assembly. Fr Paul Cahill (Prior Provincial) was Principal Celebrant and received the vows. See more photos.

Saturday, 25 August 2018 15:22

Carmelites in Timor-Leste renew vows

2018ROVTLWeb150Six Carmelite student friars in Timor-Leste recently renewed their vows. Brs Anacleto Guterres Da Costa, José Natalino Freitas, Frangelino Ximenes, Silvestre Alves, Narcizio Da Costa Villanova and Amandio Soares Salsinha renewed their vows to live as Carmelites in a ceremony led by Fr Aniçto Maia Da Costa, Provincial Delegate for Timor-Leste. The ceremony took place at the Carmelite Community, Hera. See more photos.

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