Discalced Carmelite Friars

Province of St. Therese

Communicationes Archive

We are in the process of updating our website. As a result, you may see changes in the appearance of our web pages. Additionally, some of our website's features may be temporarily disabled.

Thank you for your patience while we work to complete this process and thank you for visiting carmelitefriarsocd.org.

2018

Communicationes Number 334
  • "Nova et Vetera" Sanjuanist Gregorian Chant
  • Seventy Years of the Foundation of the Holy Desert of Roquebrune (France)
  • The Lord Brought Us to Youthfulness
  • Chiquitunga: Beatification of Maria Felicia of Jesus in the Blessed Sacrament
  • Father General, Visiting Dutch Carmel
  • The East Timor Mission Has Been Temporarily closed
  • Meeting of the Discalced Carmelite Novices of Italy
  • Cardinal Braz De Aviz Visits the Discalced Carmelites of Bologna
Stacks Image 27191
  • The Feminine Teresian Carmel in Chile
  • The Presence of Carmel in Zambia is Growing
  • Presentation of the Commission for History
  • Situation of Carmel in Venezuela
  • Fr. Saverio in the 2018 Synod
  • World Day for Carmelite Youth
  • Bangui, wounded and in need of Heroes
Stacks Image 27151
  • 450 Years of the Foundation of Malagón (the third foundation of St. Teresa)
  • Chair of Carmelite Studies at the Catholic University of America
  • Fr. Saverio Cannistrà, Superior General, is visiting the Iberian Province
  • The Reading of our Constitutions
  • German Province OCD: Ongoing Formation Week
  • Formation Seminar for OCDS – Sicily
Stacks Image 26871
  • The Death of the Sculptor Banancio Blanco
  • Fr. Saverio at the Teresianum Community's Feast Day
  • Ordinations to the Diaconate
  • Fr. Silverio of St. Teresa
  • Beatification of "Chiquitunga"
  • Venice Province Visits the Croatioan Province
  • The Discalced Carmelite Nuns of Panama will Prepare Hosts for the World Youth Day
  • Holy Week in Jequitinhonha Valley
Stacks Image 26875
  • IPCI General Assembly in India
  • News from the Timor Mission
  • Indian Nuns with Fr. General and the Definitor
  • A Belated Christmas and Dreams as Big as Trees
  • OCDS Provincial meeting in Bari and Maddaloni
  • Review of the Constitutions. Italian OCD Meeting
Stacks Image 26879
  • Fr. Eulogio Pacho has Died
  • New General Delegate OCD in Stella Maris
  • Fr. Silvano Giordano, Consultor to the Congregation of Causes for the Saints
  • Extended Provincial Council for the OCDS Province "France-SUD"
  • St. John of the Cross in Egypt
  • Meeting of European Formators

2017

PDF icon
  • Cardinal Anders Arborelius, OCD
  • OCDS Congress: Province of Southeast Brazil
  • New OCDS Council in Central Italy
  • Moncalieri: Conclusion of the third centenary celebrations of the death of the Blessed Mary of the Angels
  • New General Bursar
  • Fr. Attilio Ghisleri OCD, Nominated as General Delegate for Israel
  • A Carmelite Christmas gi from Pope Francis to the Curia
  • Jubilee celebration: 125 years of foundation at the Monastery of Our Lady of Mount Carmel Haifa - Israel
  • Congress on Blessed Marie-Eugene
  • Tenth anniversary of the beatification
  • Pastoral visit to North-east India
  • “Building Peace: A challenge for Christianity and Islam” – An Islamic-Christian encounter
  • Discalced Carmelite Nuns meet in the CITeS
  • Course for formators in India
  • The spiritual Magisterium of Pope Francis. A spirituality of joy and commitment: It is time to walk
  • The General Curia present on a new social network: Instagram
  • Return of Avignon-Aquitane Carmelites to Lyon
  • Visit to our Communities in Haifa- Mount Carmel
  • Fourth Carmelite Youth Meeting – Peru
  • The Discalced Carmelite Nuns in Panama
  • Extraordinary Definitory, Ariccia (Rome)
  • Diocesan Process opened for late Msgr. Aloysius Maria Benziger OCD
  • Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew I visits the Bologna monastery
  • Reunion of the Middle Eastern Carmel
  • Formation meeting in the Teresianum
  • A short biographical resumé of the life of Fr. Felipe Sainz de Baranda OCD
  • A letter from Fr. Saverio Cannistrà, Superior General OCD, on the occasion of the death of Fr. Felipe Sainz de Baranda
  • Venerable Maria Felicia of the Blessed Sacrament
  • First OCDS congress in the Congo
  • Teresa and John of the Cross translated into Lithuanian
  • Meeting of the new Indian Provincials
  • The Discalced Carmelites return to Kaunas (Lithuania)
  • OCDS National Assembly of Peru
  • New Cardinal in the Teresian Carmel
  • A Virtual Visit to the Teresianum
  • An International Congress on St. John of the Cross
  • Father Saverio meets with the nuns of the United States of America
  • Meeting of the Theology Students of Indian Provinces
  • Monsignor Amancio Escapa OCD completes his earthly life
  • 24th Portugal OCDS meeting – Fátima, 28th to 30th April 2017 – Secular Carmel vocational discernment
  • Presence in the Mission in Odisha Stretching Back Over 25 Years
  • A Marian Congress in Fatima, Portugal
  • Holy Week in Egypt Begins with the Blood of Martyrs
  • OCDS Provincial Chapter, Colombia
  • Floods in Peru
  • St Joseph’s Sanctuary of the Carmelite Friars in Poznan Made a Minor Basilica
  • The Discalced Carmelites in Tangiers (Morocco)
  • Cause for canonization of Sister Lucy of Fatima
  • Good bye to Mons. Luna, a Discalced Carmelite and an Ecuadorian Bishop
  • The Teresianum periodical is online
  • First Priestly Ordinations from North East India for the Regional Vicariate of West Bengal
  • Visits by the General Delegate for the OCDS
  • The Carmelite nuns of Kananga-Malole, evacuated
  • Carmelite Retreat Online - Lent 2017
  • The East Timor mission moves forward
  • A new community in Egypt
  • New Discalced Carmelite Bishop
  • Letter from our nuns in Aleppo
  • Death of Fr Giuseppe Caviglia, OCD
  • Father General visits Latin America
  • News from our missionaries in Bangui (Central African Republic)
  • Church personality of the year in Nicaragua

2016

PDF icon
  • Two Congresses on Elizabeth of the Trinity
  • Meeting of the European Conference of Provincials
  • Visit to Secular Carmel in Venezuela
  • OCD-OCarm Meeting on Mount Carmel
  • Homily on the feast of Saint John of the Cross. Fr Saverio Cannistrà, OCD, Superior General
  • Interviews with Fr. Romano... on his visit to Stella Maris
  • A life of devotion to Africa
  • A life of devotion to Africa
  • General Chapter of the Teresian Carmelite Missionary Sisters
  • Episcopal consecration of Msgr. Oswaldo Escobar
  • Opening and inauguration of the Saint Joseph monastery and spirituality centre in Nënshat, Albania
  • OCDS CICLA Meetings
  • Appeal for solidarity for the missions
  • Most Reverend Julio Xavier Labayen, ocd has gone Home to His Creator
  • Death of Mons. Gonzalo López Marañón, ocd
  • Death of the mother of our Father General. Note of thanksgiving
  • New Web page
  • Historical procession with Our Lady of Mount Carmel heading to Stella Maris (Haifa)
  • Teresian publications
  • St Teresa of Avila Cultural Centre at Makebuko (Gitega–Burundi)
  • New logo
  • Father Zdenko Križić, ocd, Bishop of Gospić-Senj (Croatia) - Approval of miracles
  • Meeting of the Discalced Carmelite Youth
  • Jubilees at Vilvoorde Carmel
  • Fr. General’s meeting with the Discalced Carmelite nuns
  • Fr. George Tambala, ocd, Bishop of Zomba Diocese (Malawi
  • Acts of the “Saint Teresa of Jesus teacher of life” inter-university congress
  • Meeting of the European formators
  • The year for Consecrated Life comes to a close
  • Death of Fr. Charles Newell, OCD
  • New secretary for communications and internet
  • Our Order on the Internet
  • Activities of the General Government
  • Translation of Saint Teresa into Hebrew