Such a wonderful, thought provoking and inspiring time spent on pilgrimage with a lovely group of fellow pilgrims last week in France. It was an amazing four days as we journey through Lent. It was great to meet and share this experience and listen to each other- with a shared unity in faith and prayer. […]
Going on this Lenten pilgrimage was one of the best things I have ever done in my life. To be surrounded by such rich Church history, and Saints who lived incredible lives; and to do all this with such a beautiful group of people was such a blessing. We began the pilgrimage in Paris to
Young Adults 20s & 30s. A great opportunity and an invitation to join us in 2024 on the Camino de Santiago. For more details and to register Interest https://carmelite.org/camino-2024/ Not able to commit to the Camino? How about Canterbury? As part of our preparation for the Camino de Santiago next Easter, we are taking part
The Carmelite European Youth Commission members attended a meeting at the General Curia in Rome from 25th – 27th March. As our first in-person meeting, it was a very enriching time. We shared our experiences and resources, as we continue to collaborate and plan opportunities for young people. The days together were very blessed, including
The British Province of Carmelites was part of the planning and volunteer team for Flame 2023, that took place on 4 March at the OVO Arena Wembley. Organised by CYMFed (Catholic Youth Ministry Federation), the event was aimed at young people aged 14+ and was attended by over 8,000 people. The theme was ‘Rise Up’
CYMFed Flame Congress is the largest Catholic youth event in England and Wales.
The British Province of Carmelites is reflecting on how we share our gifts and our Carmelite story. One focus area is to grow our engagement with those aged 18 – 35. We really value your input and would like to collaborate further. If you have time, please could you complete our 1-minute survey?
We are very excited to announce that the British Province of Carmelites have begun planning a World Youth Day (WYD) pilgrimage. WYD is an international gathering of millions of young people, in the presence of Pope Francis. It is a celebration of faith and culture, an opportunity to grow in faith, and to experience the