Carmelite Events

FALL Discernment Retreat 2017

Monday, May 22, 2017 | Comments (0) | Permalink


  Date:  November 3-5, 2017  For Single Women Ages 18-40 



Daily Schedule Includes:
  • Holy Mass and Talks
  • Eucharistic Adoration
  • Evening and Night Prayer
  • Spiritual Direction (as available)
  • Time for Reflection, Prayer and Relaxation
Accommodations Include:
  • Chapel
  • Private Rooms
  • Lounge and Library
  • Spacious grounds overlooking the Hudson River for leisure walking and reflection.

Time of Arrival: Friday, NOVEMBER 3 from 3:00 pm- 7:00 pm (Dinner will be offered at 5:30 pm))

Retreat Begins:  Friday, NOVEMBER 3 at 7:15 pm 

Retreat Ends:  Sunday, NOVEMBER 5, after lunch 

Cost: $50.00 per person - Financial Assistance available upon request

Checks Payable to:  Carmelite Sisters for the Aged and Infirm

RETURN TO:  Sr. Mary O"Donovan, O.Carm, St. Teresa's Motherhouse, 600 Woods Road, Germantown, NY 12526   Email:  

Tel No: 518-537-5000    Fax: 518-537-4725


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Fr. Ashley Harrington, O. Carm.

Born in Englewood, New Jersey, Father Ashley is a member of the Carmelite Province of the Most Pure Heart of Mary. Ordained in 1967, he spent his first years of priesthood teaching in Carmelite high schools in the Midwest and Canada. He was then appointed Commissary Provincial for the East Coast and served two terms. Father Ashley then became pastor at Norwood Parish and Our Lady of Mount Carmel Church in Tenafly, New Jersey where he served for 16 years. He then moved to Manhattan and was engaged in retreat work and adult education. Fr. Ashley is currently the Pastor of St. Cecilia Parish in Englewood, New Jersey.



Rosary Rally 2016

Saturday, September 03, 2016 | Comments (0) | Permalink


The Rosary Rally will go as planned, RAIN OR SHINE, as scheduled above.  In the event of rain, the Rosary Procession and Crowning of Mary will be held in our Chapel, followed by Mass.

Saint Luke Productions Presents: St. Maximilian Kolbe

Sunday, August 21, 2016 | Comments (0) | Permalink


The Carmelite Sisters for the Aged and Infirm will host a one-man stage presentation of the life and death of Saint Maximilian Kolbe on Wednesday, September 21, 2016. The event is courtesy of Saint Luke Productions and performed by Leonardo Defilippis.  The details are available on the flyer below.

Check your calendar and come join us!

Maximilian Kolbe Presentation Maximilian Kolbe Presentation (918 KB)