About Fr. Kieran Kavanaugh, OCD

Fr. Kieran was the English translator of the writings of St. Teresa of Avila and St. John of the Cross. He was distinguished as a prolific writer, speaker, retreat master and spiritual director. At 90 years old, he passed away on the Feast of the Presentation, February 2, 2019.

Brown Scapular: A Silent Devotion – From the Archives of Fr. Kieran Kavanaugh, OCD

Today is the feast day of Saint Simon Stock, a figure whose history is shrouded in mystery and legend. The late Fr. Kieran Kavanaugh helps us to sift through all the uncertainty to find the rich spiritual significance of Saint Simon Stock's reception of the scapular promise from the Our Lady.

By |2020-10-29T15:39:44-05:00May 16th, 2019|Carmelite Spirituality|0 Comments

St. Elizabeth of the Trinity on Silence

Saint Elizabeth of the Trinity was a talented, passionate, and vivacious young woman who lived in France from 1880 to 1906. At age 21 she left behind a life of music, parties, and travel to enter the silence of a Carmelite convent...

By |2020-08-25T13:11:50-05:00November 8th, 2018|Carmelite Spirituality|0 Comments
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