Join us for the enthroning of the historic statue and special Fatima celebration of the 100th Aniversary of Fatima at the National Shrine of Our Lady of Mount Carmel in Middletown, NY on Saturday, February 4, 2017. Confessions will begin at 11am followed by Mass at 12:00 noon. At 2pm a scriptural rosary and exposition of the blessed sacrament will take place.
Throughout time, prayer and Carmel have been synonymous and the Carmelites have contributed greatly to the spiritual life and holiness of the Church. Perhaps one of our most significant contributions has been devotion to Mary, Mother of God, particularly under her title of Our Lady of Mount Carmel. Tradition tells us that in 1251,
Carmelite Friars - North American Province of Saint Elias - P.O. Box 3079, Middletown, New York 10940-0890, Tel:(845) 344-2223, Fax: (845) 344-2210