Discalced Carmelite Nuns

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    Our Lady of Lourdes


  • Join us in praying the novena prayer to St. Therese. See events.

    St. Therese Novena

    St. Therese, your trust in God was complete. Bring before God our intentions.

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    On June 12, the Feast of the Sacred Heart, Sr. Maria Battista made her first vows. The crown and constitutions of the order symbolize her commitment to Christ and the Carmelite Life.

  • Profession Mass

    After the profession, the newly professed and the community join friends and family for Mass.

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    Blesseds Louis and Zelie Martin: July 12th

    Zelie and Louis Martin will be canonized this October 18th.

  • St. Joseph's Carmelite Monastery - St. Louis, Missouri

    Witness of Love

    "As a spiritual oasis, a monastery reminds today's world of the most important, and indeed, in the end, the only decisive thing: that there is an ultimate reason why life is worth living: God and his unfathomable love." -Pope Emeritus Benedict XVI

    Come & Worship


Join us in praying the novena prayer to St. Therese of Lisieux.

See events for more information