The beginning of a Carmelite life. To the end that my glory may sing praise to Thee, and not be silent. O Lord my God, I will give thanks unto Thee forever. Psalm 30:12. Alexandria Chapter Bunkie,La. group. Natchez, Louisiana. Carmelites and Candidates. I'd like to thank everyone for your beautiful pins on my "FAITH" board. ( Me in white slacks). Please keep up the board for me while I am away on silent retreat. Via Con Dios
The following is an account of that of St. Magdalen de Pazzi a Florentine Carmelite as it is related in her Life by Father Cepare. Some time before her death in 1607 the servant of God Magdalen de Pazzi being one evening with several other Religious in the garden of the convent was ravished in ecstasy and saw Purgatory open before her. At the same time a voice invited her to visit all the prisons of Divine Justice and to see how truly worthy of compassion are the souls detained there. At…
Prayer revealed by Jesus Himself to a Carmelite Nun as a reparation for blasphemy."This Golden Arrow will wound My Heart delightfully," He said, "and heal the wounds inflicted by blasphemy." May the most holy,most sacred,most adorable,most mysterious and unutterable Name of God be always praised, blessed, loved, adored and glorified in heaven on earth and under the earth,by all the creatures of God,and by the Sacred Heart of our Lord Jesus Christ in the most Holy Sacrament of the altar.Amen.
Sr Mary of St Peter-French Carmelite nun and mystic; asked reparation be made for blasphemy; promoted Golden Arrow prayer: "May the most holy, most sacred, most adorable, most incomprehensible and ineffable Name of God be forever praised, blessed, loved, adored and glorified in Heaven, on earth, and under the earth, by all the creatures of God, and by the Sacred Heart of Our Lord Jesus Christ, in the Most Holy Sacrament of the Altar. Amen."
Saint Mary Magdalene Memorial: July 22nd. has been identified as the woman who anointed Jesus’ feet. Mary Magdalene is the patron saint of the contemplative life and of women because of His great mercy for her and her repentance was so great. Contemporary life is giving up the world, as do Carmelites. She was present at Jesus’ crucifixion, burial and resurrection.