Carmelite Monastery Visit, January 7, 2017-Every year the Office of Vocations invites all women ages 18 to 35 who want to know more about the contemplative religious life. Participants will visit the Discalced Carmelite Nuns in New Caney, TX 10am-1pm. The Discalced Carmelite Nuns are a small community of contemplative women whose lives are dedicated to prayer for the Church and for all people. They live in a wooded area 30 miles north of Houston at 1100 Parthenon Place in New Caney, Texas.
As a young woman you will have the opportunity to join the Carmelites for questions and answers, experience midday prayer with them in their chapel, followed by lunch and conversation.
( To find out more about the Discalced Carmelite Sisters visit www.carmelnewcaney.com )
Departure from downtown Chancery parking lot at 8:30am; 2:30pm return arrival. Space is limited; early registration is recommended. Deadline Jan. 2.
If you are interested and meet the qualifications, please register here: https://archgh.cvent.com/CarmeliteMonasteryVisit2017