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News from the Teresianum

News from the Teresianum

Recently, on the 18th of September, the Theological Faculty and the Teresianum Pontifical Institute of Spirituality presented to the public, in the Aula Magna, the products of the Raybotics brand that have been acquired by the Curia General in order to provide the Faculty with the necessary means to disinfect […]

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A new translation of St John of the Cross

A new translation of St John of the Cross

Recently, a new translation of the Works of St John of the Cross has been published in Italian, using as its basis the Spanish edition published by Editorial de Espiritualidad (EDE). This edition offers a good critical apparatus, as well as a set of introductions and notes that help the […]

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Discalced Carmel in Mexico

Discalced Carmel in Mexico

A book with the title “La presencia de la orden del Carmen descalzo en la Nueva España” [“The presence of the Discalced Carmelite Order in New Spain”], has been published in Mexico concerning our order and the figure of Teresa of Jesus in that country. The volume also seeks to […]

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50 years since St Teresa’s doctorate

50 years since St Teresa’s doctorate

The 27th of September this year marked the 50th anniversary of St Teresa’s declaration as a Doctor of the Church by Pope Paul VI. On this website is available the Apostolic Letter containing the declaration, in Italian, Spanish and English. The General Curia has also echoed this event through various […]

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Fr José Luis Ureta, ocd

Fr José Luis Ureta, ocd

Recently, on the 4th of September, Fr José Luis Ureta, a Discalced Carmelite from the Navarre Province, died in Bilbao. Even though limited by illness in recent years of his life, he always put his experience, wisdom and knowledge in Law and Economics at the service of his sisters and […]

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Stella Maris

Stella Maris

Dear brothers, sisters, friends, We inform you that from our website carmelholylanddco.org in a testing phase you can watch 24/24 in streaming the central altar of our Basilica of Stella Maris and pray and contemplate the Virgin of Mount Carmel and the cave of the Prophet Elijah in real time […]

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Commissariat of San José del Congo

Commissariat of San José del Congo

Our Order’s presence in the Democratic Republic of the Congo and the Republic of Congo – or Congo Brazzaville – is an impassioned history that spans more than 50 years and that now reaches a new milestone with the creation of the Commissariat of San Jose del Congo by the […]

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CAUTION, CAUTION, CAUTION! Cybercriminals: don’t be a victim!

CAUTION, CAUTION, CAUTION! Cybercriminals: don’t be a victim!

In recently, cybercriminals have contacted many of our brothers and sisters. Introducing themselves as Father Luis Arostogui Gamboa, they contact their victims to offer them financial assistance for various reasons (depending on the case). They use email addresses that include one or all of Father Luis Arostogui Gamboa’s names. One […]

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Reminiscences of Fr. Jerónimo Gracián

Reminiscences of Fr. Jerónimo Gracián

An article in the Spanish Biographical Dictionary (of the Spanish Royal Academy of History) reminds us that Fr. Jerónimo Gracián’s 475th birth anniversary (b. June 6, 1545) was celebrated this past June. The article, written by Fr. José Vicente Rodríguez, OCD, was published on the Royal Academy of Spanish History’s […]

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New Deacons

New Deacons

The convent of The Saint (the family home of St. Teresa of Jesus) in Avila, Spain, was the location of the ordination to the diaconate of Avila’s native son, Luís Carlos Muñoz on Saturday, June 27. The same day in Lebanon, our brothers Marcos, Jorge (of the Semi-province of Lebanon), […]

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Living Flame of Love Congress in the CITeS

Living Flame of Love Congress in the CITeS

Living Flame of Love, the title of one of the most well-known works of St. John of the Cross, is also the name of the International Congress of the International Center of Teresian San Juanista (CITeS), University of the Mystic, organized each year in Avila. This year, the fourth convocation […]

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