STAYING CONNECTED

While gatherings at the Carmelite Centre are suspended, we are offering a number of ways to stay connected. Scroll to view daily opportunities.

MONDAY

Find inspiration and support in these Reflections and Resources to start the week. New resources are regularly added here. We invite your contributions.

TUESDAY

 

CENTERING PRAYER

Join us at home Tuesdays at 1.00pm (or a time that suits). View an introductory youtube by Kathryn Pile. Click for more information for a Meditation app and weekly reflection from Kathryn.

CENTERING PRAYER – AN INTRODUCTORY SESSION – for those new to Centering Prayer with periods of silence, and an opportunity for questions and answers. All newcomers welcome. Via zoom. Tuesday 24 November at 5.00 pm. Please book and pay here.

 

WEDNESDAY

 During this December Carmelite Conversation Matthew Tonini will facilitate a conversation engaging with some of John’s poetry and explore how poetry can engage, support and nourish us in our spiritual lives. Zoom session at 10:30am on Wednesday 2 December.  Click for more information and book and pay here.

THURSDAY

Meditation

Join us in Meditation on Thursday evening at 7.00pm or a time that suits you. Each week Peter Thomas provides a reflection for meditation (both audio and text) which can be accessed here. You can also listen to a  series of podcasts by Peter Thomas.

 

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FRIDAY

LECTIO DIVINA

Pray with us on Friday morning at 10 – 11am. Click to find notes for each week.

SUNDAY

Celebrating at Home

Weekly readings, prayers and reflections

 

This is a resource prepared by the The Carmelites of Australia & Timor-Leste.

PASTORAL SUPERVISION

Available in person or via zoom and skype. Click for more information and to listen to a podcast by Damien Peile

SPIRITUAL DIRECTION

Available in person or via zoom. Click for more information and to listen to a podcast by Bernadette Micallef

CARMELITE LIBRARY

The Carmelite Library re-opened on Wednesday 18 November 2020. The new hours are Wednesday 9 am-5 pm and Friday 9 am-5 pm. The library will close for the summer on Friday 11 December.

The Library blog has a wealth of articles to read from past Spiritual Reading Groups, Carmelite Conversations and other reflections.

Click to go to the Library.

PLEASE DONATE TO HELP US CONTINUE OUR WORK

People regularly tell us that they are grateful for the Carmelite Centre as it provides an oasis of spiritual nourishment, creating a calmer and hope-filled life. Our program offers opportunities on a daily, weekly and monthly basis. This enables individuals to develop a rhythm that leads to a more meaningful and purposeful life.

We are very grateful for any support you can provide to help keep the program going. This is especially true during this pandemic time.

Please click to donate to the Carmelite Centre to help keep the program going. Give to us so we can continue to give to you.

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MORE OPPORTUNITIES

SUPPORT ON YOUR SPIRITUAL JOURNEY

TUESDAY MEDITATION

Tuesday Afternoons 1.00pm
Malone Room, Carmelite Hall, 214 Richardson Street, Middle Park

THURSDAY MEDITATION

Thursday Evenings 7.00pm
Malone Room, Carmelite Hall, 214 Richardson Street, Middle Park

Listen to a series of podcasts on Meditation and Mindfulness by Peter Thomas.

LECTIO DIVINA

Friday Mornings 9.30am
The Lady Chapel, Our Lady of Mount Carmel Church, Middle Park

PASTORAL SUPERVISION

Anytime by appointment.
The Carmelite Centre, 214 Richardson Street, Middle Park, or by Zoom or Skype.

Listen to a podcast on Pastoral Supervision by Damien Peile.

SPIRITUAL DIRECTION

Anytime by appointment.
The Carmelite Centre, 214 Richardson Street, Middle Park or a mutually agreed location or by Zoom.

Listen to a podcast on Spiritual Direction by Bernadette Micallef.