Welcome to the Monastery of Mount Carmel
Home to the Carmelites, the Monastery serves the community in a variety of ways and forms of worship. We offer spiritual guidance and many religious retreats and workshops on our sprawling 12 acre property over looking the mighty Niagara Falls, it is a place of calm reflection and meditation.
The incredible architecture of the 138 year old building is stunning and the details magnificant. Often
referred to as a "hidden historical gem" in Niagara...
Mount Carmel Monastery offers hospitality and the use of our conference facilities to many groups so that they may pursue their own spiritual and educational programs.
Come and discover our centre located on 12 acres of gardens and open spaces that overlook the majestic world famous Niagara Falls.
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Here you'll find information about the Monastery and its history, the services and guidance we offer, learn about a variety of workshops and retreats we hold throughout the year, special events and our latest projects and plans.
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Celebrate The Legacy of Our Little Flower
We are joyously anticipating celebrating St. Therese’s Feast Day on October 1st, 2022! We hope you’ll join us this year in remembering our beloved Little Flower and the example she leaves us through her “Little Way.”
There are many ways you can participate in this year’s celebrations!.
Download a copy of our Feast Day Novena prayer booklet and pray along with us.
Share your special Feast Day prayer intentions below with us by September 22nd, 2022 to be remembered during the Feast Day Novena of Masses.
Join us for our Feast Day Celebration in person or virtually on October 1st, 2022.
In-Person Feast Day Celebrations at the Mount Carmel Spiritual Centre
Our Feast Day celebration will be held at the Mount Carmel Spiritual Centre, Niagara Falls, ON, on Saturday, October 1st. Please join in the following Eucharistic celebrations and services:
9:00 AM - Welcome Service in the Shrine Chapel
10:00 AM - Feast Day Mass in the Mount Carmel Spiritual Centre Gymnasium
11:15 AM - Browse the Little Flower Boutique and the Monastery Store
12:00 PM - Blessing of Roses, weather permitting, at the newly erected Shrine to St. Therese in honour of our generous donors. Weather not permitting in the indoor Shrine.
1:30 PM - Feast Day Mass in the Mount Carmel Spiritual Centre Gymnasium.
Father William Harry, O'Carm., the past Provincial of the Carmelite Order will celebrate masses and bless the newly erected Shrine to St. Therese. Light refreshments will be available.
Visit us online at ca.littleflower.org/feastday after 1:30 PM EST to view our virtual Feast Day Celebration.
Through your prayerful and generous support, you make it possible for the Carmelites to share God’s enduring love through our good works in more than 50 countries around the world. The Carmelites’ mission is to “make God known and loved to the ends of the earth” in the most concrete ways of charity and justice.
As you give, know that you are showing devotion to our Little Flower through your sacrifice and love. We look forward to celebrating the Feast of the Little Flower with you!
In her love,
Fr. Thomas Schrader, O. Carm.