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Next Chapter Meeting Sunday, April 22, 2018

Meetings are usually the 4th Sunday of the month except for
holiday week-ends or Provincial events as indicated..

Please arrive 12:30 before the start of the meeting to help set up.
Meeting 1-3:30pm, Clean up

Homework for the April 14, Formation Classes
In the meantime please view the following 3 videos and make notes of information you find specifically meaningful to you.

Phase I = Prepare for Lesson 3

In your Candidate Workbook Lesson 3
Required Reading:Candidate Workbook Lesson 3 (pp. 17-21) plus
Candidate Workbook Part II: Liturgy of the Hours (pp. 22-28)
Carmels Call, The Rule of St. Albert: paragraphs 1-24 (pp. 17-22), pages 127-131.

    Phase II = Prepare for Lesson 2
    Click below and choose Lesson 2

    In addition: Phase II Candidates are encouraged to read from the suggested reading list (Carmelite Bibliography) and Phase 2 Reference Materials (Links have been sent to you by email)

    Many Thanks to "Our Lady of Mercy" Lay Carmelite Community
    for information on Formation"



September 16-22, 2018
Sassone, Italy

Letter of instruction from Provincial Coordinator
Letter of invitation from Rome
Registration Form


Dates – July 19-21, 2019
Place – Hilton Chicago (Michigan Avenue)
Theme – Elijah: Inner Fire – Outward Zeal
Keynote Speaker – Most Reverend Fernando Millan, O.Carm. (Prior General)
Other Major Speakers - William Harry, O. Carm. (Prior Provincial),
Joseph Chalmers, O. Carm., Glenn Snow, O. Carm.

**Registration materials will be available fall 2018**


Recent Lay Carmelite Articles

The Courage to Love

Do Not Be Afraid: The Carmelite Saints on the Fear of Death

Let Nothing Make Us Afraid

The Gift of Silence, Solitude and "The Cell"

SELFLESS... A Mother's Love


The Paradoxical Effect of Silence in Interpersonal Relationships

We are a Monastery on the Hill - We are a Monastery in the City (Part 1)

We are a Monastery on the Hill - We are a Monastery in the City (Part 2)


These articles referenced above are from Carmelite Reviewmagazine.  Please visit www.CarmeliteReview.org for additional reading about the Carmelites.


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