Secular Carmelites of the Province of St Therese

(Oklahoma Province)

Aspirancy Formation Materials

Carmelite Spirituality in the Teresian Carmel by Paul Marie of the Cross OCD

Catechesis and Ritual for the Scapular of Our Lady of Mt Carmel
      Catechesis online andLetter from the Carmelite Provincials

Catechism of the Catholic Church, number 738-780

Examen of Conscience: there are numbers versions available.  Here we provide links for a relatively short examen that can be used for daily practice and another based on the Beatitudes

General Instruction on the Liturgy of the Hours

Lectio Divina by Sam Anthony Morello OCD

Lumen Gentium - Chapter 5

The New OCDS Legislation and the Vocation to Carmel - talk by Fr Aloysius Deeney OCD (same as pg. 22-37 in Welcome to the Secular Order of Discalced Carmelites)

Profile of an OCDS - talk by Fr Aloysius Deeney OCD (same as Testing and Discerning a Vocation to the Secular Order, pg 9-21 in Welcome to the Secular Order of Discalced Carmelites)

A Touch of OCDS History by Elizabeth M Korves OCDS