April 29, 2009

Our new Superior General

On April 20, 2009, during the General Chapter held in Fatima, Portugal Fr. Saverio Cannistra of the Sacred Heart was elected as our new Superior General. Fr. Saverio is from the Tuscany (Italy) Province.

For more information, please visit our Generalate website: www.discalcedcarmel.com

April 7, 2009

Holy Week Schedule at Mt. St. Joseph

Holy Thursday
Mass of the Lord's Supper 5:00 p.m.
Good Friday
Outdoor Stations of the Cross 2:00 p.m. (difficult up hill climb - 1/3 mile)
Commemoration of the Lord's Passion 3:00 p.m.
Holy Saturday
Easter Vigil 8:00 p.m.
Easter Sunday
Lauds 8:30 a.m.
Holy Mass 9:30 a.m.

Carmelite Monastery
12455 Clayton Road
San Jose, California

April 2, 2009

Carmelite Blessed Nuno to be canonized

Due to the miracle of a blind woman in Portugal, our Carmelite brother, Blessed Nuno de Santa Maria Alvares Pereira will be canonized on April 26, 2009 in Rome.

For more information on Blessed Nuno click here: