Traverse City, Michigan

Discerning your vocation?

Reception of the habit

This website is primarily meant for you!

We welcome inquiries and visitors, and will gladly send you more information about our community by email or regular mail. We are also happy to discuss vocation discernment even if you think God may be calling you to some other form of consecrated life. Is debt an obstacle to pursuing your vocation? Help is available in many places today!

You may also find these websites helpful:
—Our Association of traditional Carmelite Monasteries.
—Our profile at the Institute on Religious Life. Then check out the rest of this wonderful website and its links to other good Catholic sites.
—Learn more about contemplative and monastic life at Cloistered Life.
—Check out free vocational media here.

Please know that we will keep you in our prayers!

You can  use the form below to contact us,
or you can write or telephone:
Mistress of Novices
Carmelite Monastery
3501 Silver Lake Road
Traverse City, MI 49684-8949
Telephone: 231-946-4960

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“Never was the contemplative vocation more precious or more relevant than in our modern restless world .”—St. John Paul II

Laus Deo Virginique Matri

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