Mexican nuns of new order open first U.S. convent in Denver

It seems providential that a new order of Discalced Carmelite nuns, whose charism is to know and to make known the glory of the Holy Trinity, has arrived to Denver […]

Placing oneself under the mantle of mercy

They live their lives practicing a spiritual work of mercy: praying for others. In their secluded Littleton monastery, 10 Discalced Carmelite nuns spend their days in supplication for the Denver […]

Age of mercy

On Easter Sunday millions of Catholics gather with family and friends to celebrate the day when Christ conquered death and rose from the dead. But that’s not the end of […]

Perseverance made Teresa of Avila a master of prayer

St. Teresa of Avila became the first woman to be named a Doctor of the Church in 1970. A 16th century mystic, contemplative, writer and reformer, she founded the Discalced […]

A wake-up call to joy

Wake up the world!” is the rousing theme to the Year of Consecrated Life honoring religious men and women, which starts this month. The wake-up call is taken from Pope […]