Carmelite Sisters (O. Carm.)

Also known as: Suore Carmelitane (Italiano)

Type: Religious Order or Institute with independent houses of Pontifical Right (for Women)

Depends on: Congregation for Institutes of Consecrated Life and for Societies of Apostolic Life

Statistics: 69 houses, 605 members (2018)


Saints (2 saints, 4 blesseds)

1952: IndiaSaint Euphrasia of the Sacred Heart (Rosa Eluvathingal), religious

1607: ItalySaint Maria Maddalena (Caterina de’ Pazzi), religious

1936: SpainBlessed María de Puiggraciós Badía Flaquer, religious and martyr

1494: ItalyBlessed Arcangela (Eleanora Girlani), religious

1491: ItalyBlessed Giovanna Scopelli, religious

1485: FranceBlessed Françoise d’Amboise, religious

as of 2021.06.05

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