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. We invite your contributions.

TUESDAY

MEDITATION

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

SPIRITUAL READING GROUP

The topic for the June Spiritual Reading Group is Karen Armstrong to be presented by Jenny Raper. We hope to have a paper available soon. Meanwhile, enjoy re-visiting some past Spiritual Reading Group sessions on various topics presented by Jenny Raper. There’s also a previous presentation by Jackie Tidey on Karen Armstrong.

ECO-SPIRITUAL READING CIRCLE

The meeting scheduled for 5:00pm on Tuesday 16 June will be held via zoom to discuss chapters four, five and six of Sand Talk: How Indigenous Thinking Can Save the World by Tyson Yunkaporta. Click for the full reading program.

 

WEDNESDAY

The June Carmelite Conversation on “Titus Brandsma: Encountering God” with Paul Cahill, OCarm. Extracts from ENCOUNTERING GOD and a Titus Brandsma Thematic Summary (Dolle) are available now to read before a zoom session at 10:30am on Wednesday 3 June. Click for more information and to book for this conversation.

THURSDAY

Meditation

Join us in Meditation on Thursday evening at 7.00pm. Listen to a series of podcasts by Peter Thomas.

Carmelite Spiritual Horizons

Reading and reflections available for this new study series of Carmelite Spirituality. Topic One: Seasons of the Heart. Topic Two: Walking in the Footsteps of Jesus Part 1 and Walking in the footsteps of Jesus Part 2  Reading material for Topic Three in July will be available soon: Silence in the Life of Carmel with Jamie Miller.

 

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FRIDAY

LECTIO DIVINA

Pray with us on Friday morning at 9.30am. Click to find notes for each week.

SATURDAY

“Sifting Hope from the Ashes”

Meditation in these Days of Crisis

 

A  Zoom Program, with Peter Thomas, Saturday 30 May, 2020 10 – 11.30am

Click for more details and to book.

 

Listen to a series of podcasts by Peter Thomas.

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PASTORAL SUPERVISION

Available via zoom and skype during the pandemic restrictions. Click for more information and to listen to a podcast by Damien Peile

SPIRITUAL DIRECTION

Available via zoom during the pandemic restrictions. Click for more information and to listen to a podcast by Bernadette Micallef

CARMELITE LIBRARY

The Library blog has a wealth of articles to read from past Spiritual Reading Groups, Carmelite Conversations and other reflections. Click to discover what is available. While the library is closed, books can be borrowed by emailing your requirements and collecting when ready.

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.

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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 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.

Listen to a podcast on Spiritual Direction by Bernadette Micallef.