At the heart of the Carmelite tradition is the truth that God wishes to enter into relationship with human beings, with each one of us.
Each of the Carmelite saints has found their own way of expressing this, giving us a rich heritage of spiritual writing.
Click on the saint images to read short biographies of our Carmelite saints, or use the drop down menu under Spirituality.
Below we provide some helpful links where you can find out more about Carmelite spirituality, the Carmelite way of life and our saints.
Video reflection linking the writings of St Teresa with our daily life at Thicket
Association of British Carmels
Centre for Applied Carmelite Spirituality, Oxford
Discalced Carmelite Secular Order
Discalced Carmelite General Curia
Carmelite Spirit (Discalced Carmelites: Australia-Oceania region)
Carmelite Quotes blog
British Province of Carmelites
CIBI: Carmelite Institue of Britain and Ireland
Official St Thérèse of Lisieux website: Archive of the Lisieux Carmel
Official St Elizabeth of the Trinity website
Official St Teresa of los Andes website
Official St Mary of Jesus Crucified website