Vocation Profile - Discalced Carmelite Nuns, Carmel of Mary Immaculate and St. Mary Magdalen

Discalced Carmelite Nuns, Carmel of Mary Immaculate and St. Mary Magdalen

Mother Anne, O.C.D.

26 Harmony School Rd
Flemington, NJ 08822

908-782-4802
www.FlemingtonCarmel.org

International?Yes
Professed members15
Year founded1949
Generalate/motherhouseAutonomous
Province/federationAutonomous

(Arch)dioceses
Metuchen, NJ
International
Yes
Mission
The Discalced Carmelite Nuns of Flemington follow the ideal of life established by St. Teresa of Avila to support the Church by their contemplative lives of prayer. Their loving fidelity to the Magisterium is lived out in the cloister where prayer, solitude and the common life in a Marian spirit nourish an apostolic zeal.
Qualifications
Indication of a divine vocation, good health, great desires, common sense, sufficient maturity.
Formation
One year of postulancy, two years of novitiate, three years of temporary vows before solemn profession.
Age range/limit
18-35
Belated vocations?
No

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