Mary: Image and Mother of the Church

Our Lady of Mount Carmel (Photo: Carmelite Sisters for the Aged and Infirm) + Maria My dear Brothers and Sisters in Christ and Our Lady of Mount Carmel, Once again, I would like to welcome you virtually, to the National Shrine of Our Lady of Mount Carmel in Middletown, New York. Here, under the patronage …

Venerable Mary Angeline Teresa: Anniversary Celebrations

The Carmelite Sisters celebrated Venerable Mary Angeline Teresa McCrory's 37th anniversary of death and 128th anniversary of her birth on January 21, 2021. The Eucharistic liturgy was offered by Very Rev. Mario Esposito, O.Carm. Vice-Postulator of her Cause for Beatification and Canonization.  The event was held at St. Teresa's Motherhouse in Germantown, New York.  It …

Homily: End of the Carmelite Sisters 14th General Chapter

+ Maria My dear Sisters in Christ and Our Lady of Mount Carmel – September 16th brings us to the conclusion of the 14th General Chapter of the Carmelite Sisters for the Aged and Infirm.  Safely, and wholeheartedly, we can bring to the altar this morning prayers of gratitude and praise to God for His …

Homily: The Triumph of the Holy Cross

St. Teresa's Chapel, Germantown, NY Homily given at Saint Teresa's Motherhouse on September 14, 2020 on the Feast of the Triumph of the Holy Cross. + Maria My dear Sisters in Christ and Our Lady of Mount Carmel – “We should glory in the Cross of Our Lord Jesus Christ, in whom is our salvation, …