Vocation Profile - Carmelite Nuns of Dallas

Carmelite Nuns of Dallas

Mother Juanita Marie of Jesus Crucified, OCD
Prioress
600 Flowers Ave
Dallas, TX 75211

214-330-7440
dallascarmelites@yahoo.com
www.DallasCarmelites.com

International?Yes
Professed members12
Year founded1907
Generalate/motherhouseAutonomous
Province/federationAutonomous

(Arch)dioceses
Dallas, TX
Mission
The sacred cloister of our Monastery is a mystical garden enclosed where hidden lives of prayer and contemplation abound. Here we live to love Jesus fr those who do not love him, pray for those who do not pray, bring peace to those who do not find it and salvation for those who seek it. We are Carmel, we are Teresian and we are all Mary's.
Qualifications
Sound mental and physical health, good judgement and common sense. Ability to participate in the Divine Office and able to read, write and speak English.
Formation
Six months to one year of postulancy, two years novitiate, three years temporary vows
Age range/limit
18-40
Belated vocations?
Yes: God sometimes calls in the eleventh hour.

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