Novena to Our Lady of Mt. Carmel

July 8- July16

The Novena in honor of Our Lady of Mount Carmel, Patroness and Protectress of the Carmelite Order, has begun.  All petitions will be remembered at Daily Mass: 7:45 a.m. and in the prayers and sacrifices of the Carmelite Nuns.

The Solemnity will be celebrated on Saturday, July 16 with a Mass of Jubilee at 1:00 pm for the 50th Profession Anniversary of Sr. Maria of Jesus, OCD and is open to the public.  The Mass will be celebrated by our Bishop Mark L. Bartchak.

Blessed be God in all His gifts!

Flower of Carmel, Blossoming Vine, Splendor of Heaven, Mother divine, None like to thee.

Mother of Our King, Peerless and Fair, to thy children of Carmel, Favors grant ever, Star of the sea!