Carmelite Sisters of the Divine Heart of Jesus - Northern Province

Wauwatosa, WI

The Carmelite Sisters of the Divine Heart of Jesus, Northern Province offer weekends of prayer and reflection. This is intended for single women, ages 17 – 35 and will take place at their convent in Milwaukee, Wisconsin.

The weekends enable participants to learn more about their Carmelite way of life and apostolate dedicated to caring for the children, youth and the aged. Special weekend events include the Holy Mass, Eucharistic Adoration, Confession, recitation of the Liturgy of the Hours, Rosary and the Divine Mercy Chaplet, workshops, spiritual conferences, Rosary and Scapular making, Scripture study, quiet private time, an outdoor BBQ on Saturday, and much more.

Sr. M. Immaculata Osterhaus, Carmel.DCJ
1230 Kavanaugh Place
Wauwatosa, WI 53213

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