24th . August the feast of St. Bartholomew is Foundation Day for Carmelite Sisters. On this day in 1562, St. Teresa made her first foundation – St. Joseph’s in Avila Spain. Carmelites all over the world will join in singing the Te Deum in thanksgiving on this day.

Funeral Mass for Sr Margaret Mary Morris

The Funeral Mass for Sr Margaret Mary will take place on Monday 11th July at 2pm in Mount Carmel. ( Please note there will be no 8am Mass).Sr. Brenda, and the Carmelite Community invite you to join them in commending to God the soul of their beloved Sister Margaret Mary Alacoque ( Morris) who passes away this morning in the Monastery after an illness bravely borne.For the last 50 years, Sr. Margaret Mary faithfully lived out her contemplative vocation in…