Secular Order of Discalced Carmelites
Community of Our Mother of Good Counsel, Dayton, Ohio
Who We Are
Mission: to know God so that he may be known.
Discalced Carmelite Seculars are
practicing members of the Catholic Church who,
under the protection of
Our Lady of Mount Carmel
and inspired by St. Teresa of Jesus
and St. John of the Cross,
make the commitment to the
Discalced Carmelite Order
to seek the face of God
for the sake of the church and the world.
We are a canonically-established,
with more than forty members.
About being a Secular Carmelite
Listen to the podcast episode, Testing and Discerning a Vocation to the Secular Order of Discalced Carmelites, as well as other Carmelite Conversations podcast episodes.