The World Youth Day 2019 in Panama was an opportunity for the Carmelite Order to celebrate the energy, the joy, the faith, and the love to be “Carmelite pilgrims” of more than 100 youth from El Salvador, Guatemala, Mexico, and Bolivia.
Carmelites in Action
On Saturday, October 6, 2018, the neighborhood of Cabanas in Ciudad Delgado came together for the canonization of Blessed Oscar Romero by Pope Francis.
Members of the Lay Carmelite Community in Apopa are involved in formation as the group continues to expand.
A vocation fair at the parish of St. Peter the Apostle in Metapan, Santa Ana on Sunday, October 7, 2018, allowed the Carmelites the opportunity to introduce themselves to many people in the northwestern area of the country.
The membership in the Asociación de Nuestra Señora del Monte Carmelo in El Salvador continues to expand. Much of the work is done through personal one-on-one meetings.