Community News, August 2018

Our Lady of Mercy Lay Carmelites

Community and Regional News — August 2018

  • The Feast of the Transverberation of the Heart of St. Teresa of Avila. Sunday, August 26, is the Feast of the Transverberation of the Heart of St. Teresa of Avila. Learn about this mystical experience in our founder’s life.
  • Office for the Dead. Today we pray the Office for the Dead for our recently deceased member, Sue M. Please keep Sue and all our deceased community members in your prayers.

Next Meeting — September 16, 2018

September Community Meeting: September 16, 2018 in the Peace Center.

September Ongoing Formation Homework

  • Interior Castle: The Sixth Dwelling Places, Chapter 10: Deep Secrets Are Revealed While the Soul is in Suspension, pages 362-370.
  • Study questions: page 370

September Lectio Divina

Lectio Divina for September 16TH community meeting is Mark 8:27-35.

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 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.