" Always think of yourself as everyone’s servant; look for Christ Our Lord in everyone and you will then have respect and reverence for them all."

-Saint Teresa of Avila

Who We Are?




We are the Teresian Carmelites, daughters of St. Teresa of Avila, a renowned reformer, mystic, writer, teacher and an ideal Mother. At the request of her sisters who asked her to teach them about prayer she wrote sublime books on her experience of prayer thereby teaching them and accompanying them on the way of perfection.