Daily Archives: January 21, 2012

A Carmelite Teaching Order!

I recently responded to some anti-Catholic bigot who denounced a picture of my patroness, St. Therese of Lisieux, on another blog by making a comment about nuns and rulers. I pointed out to this idiot that Carmelites are contemplative nuns and not teachers. Well, it turns out there is an order of Carmelites out of Los Angeles who are specifically a teaching order, the Carmelites of the Most Sacred Heart, and like other conservative orders, they’re thriving in vocations: