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Carmelites Congregation of Our Lady of Mt. Carmel

About Us

The Congregation of Our Lady of Mount Carmel is an active community serving the needs of God's people in the United States, Philippines, and Timor-Leste. Our ministries help bring about a more peaceful, just, and loving world. We are nourished by Eucharist, contemplative prayer, community, and a devotion to Mary... a woman of simplicity and faith.

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The Sisters of Mount Carmel, based in New Orleans, Louisiana, are dedicated to a life of prayer, community, and service. Rooted in the Carmelite tradition, their mission focuses on education, healthcare, and social services.

Ministry Work

The sisters operate schools and healthcare facilities, and engage in social justice initiatives. They provide retreats, spiritual direction, and various programs aimed at personal and spiritual growth. Their work extends to supporting the poor and marginalized through various outreach programs.

Daily Life and Mission

Daily life includes communal prayer, such as the Liturgy of the Hours and daily Mass, alongside active ministry work. Their mission emphasizes living in the presence of God through contemplative prayer and serving the community.

Vision and Goals

The Sisters of Mount Carmel aim to foster spiritual growth, education, and social development. Their commitment to hospitality, education, and social justice underscores their mission to serve the broader community. The sisters' dedication to prayer, work, and community life ensures they remain a vibrant source of inspiration.

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Carmelites Congregation of Our Lady of Mt. Carmel





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