What’s On?

We have so much happening this year, that we wanted to give you a glimpse of some of what we have planned. Please check back regularly for further news and updates.

Please also take a look at our Mass Times Page with news of our daily online Mass and special monthly Healing Mass (First Tuesday of every month) and Holy Spirit Mass (first Monday of every month). You’re very welcome to join us online for these Masses.

Our Events

Contemplative Weekend Retreat

Running from September 2021 to November 2021

This series of weekend retreats will help us to be attentive to God’s loving presence in our life and in our prayer as we contemplatively see, listen and read.

Friends in Carmel

Membership and subscription now open

Why not become part of our worldwide Carmelite Priory family. Together we can continue to
faithfully carry out the work that God has entrusted to us – the important work of prayer and
spiritual renewal. Be part of our future and share our mission by joining Friends-in-Carmel.

Living Prayer Course

November 2021 to July 2022

The new nine-month Prayer Course enables one to practise contemplative living according to one’s own lifestyle.

School of Prayer Course – Level II

September 2021 to Jan 2022

The School of Prayer is intended for those who realise the importance of prayer in their lives and are seeking a deeper relationship with God and support and encouragement in their search.

Prayer Guides Course

September 2021 to Jan 2022

The Prayer Guides Course is intended for those who desire to deepen their prayer experience and feel called to accompany others who turn to them for support on their spiritual journey.

Voices from the Great Tradition Series

Starting 11th October 2021

In this series of online talks, we reflect on the teachings of several remarkable ancient, medieval, and modern spiritual masters. These figures are bright lights on the horizon of our two-thousand year treasury of Christian wisdom.

Carmelite Spirituality Network (CSN)

The Carmelite Spirituality Network

The Carmelite Spirituality Network (CSN) connects Carmelites and associates with resources and opportunities for the support and renewal of the spiritual life — through education, spiritual formation and training, spiritual direction for individuals and groups, and retreat programs and events.

Wisdom Lectures

Monthly and Yearly Subscriptions

This recording service was created specifically to nurture and enhance the growth of the spiritual life. There are lectures on Carmelite spirituality, prayer, solitude, silence, community, contemplation, presence, listening and discernment, the Carmelite saints, and much more.

Spiritual Enrichment Lecture Series

Spiritual Enrichment Lecture Series from the Carmelites. Our inspirational online talks are designed to allow you to grow in your spirituality, from the safety and comfort of your own home. All courses will be streamed live and in many cases, you will have the opportunity to access the material after the talk. Participants will hear keynote speakers who will explore the practice of contemplative prayer and spiritual guidance in the Carmelite tradition.

Other News

The Carmelite Contemplative Circles (Online) are open to anyone interested in drinking from the wellsprings of Carmel’s 800-year old tradition of spiritualities to satisfy the burning thirst for intimacy with God. All Christians from every walk of life are welcome. In these circles, you will find support on your spiritual journey through the assistance of members of the circle and the Carmelite team associated with the Carmelite Priory in Oxford, England.
For more information, please contact fralex@carmelite.org.uk