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All Carmelite Souls Celebration 2009

Saturday, November 7th, 2009 proved to be a perfect example of a late Autumn day in New York’s Hudson Valley. The sky was clear and bright, and the air crisp, as a light breeze scattered the last vestiges of Fall foliage across the grass.

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Simple Profession of Vows 2009

On Monday, June 8, 2009 Brother Raphael Nhat Quoc Tran of the Saint Elias Province and Brothers Marc Bernhard Bell and Allen Joseph Martin of the Most Pure Heart of Mary Province professed first vows of obedience, poverty and chastity at the National Shrine of Our Lady of Mount Carmel …

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Reception of Novices 2009

On Sunday June 7th, Carmelites of the St. Elias and the Most Pure Heart of Mary Provinces gathered to receive six new novices. Edgar Varela and John Howell of the PCM Province; Joseph Vinh Nguyen, Francis X. Khoa Nguyen, Dominic Hung Nguyen and Paul Hung Tran

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Seven Carmelites Ordained Deacons 2007

Just as the Apostles appointed seven men to assist them in their ministry, so, too, were seven Carmelites ordained to the transitional diaconate on Saturday, May 5, 2007. The ceremony took place at the National Shrine of the Immaculate Conception in Washington, D.C. Most Reverend Martin Holly,

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First Vietnamese Carmelites Ordained 2007

Middletown, NY, May 07, 2007. Rev. Stephan Huy Tran, O.Carm. and Rev. Joseph Hung Tran, O.Carm. were ordained to the priesthood by Most Reverend Bishop Dominick Lagonegro of Newburgh on Monday, May 7, 2007 in a ceremony held at the National Shrine of Our Lady of Mount Carmel, Middletown, New …

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