ANNUAL RETREAT 2018 1ST BATCH
The annual retreat for the first batch of our friars was held from july 8 to 13 at Carmel Retreat Centre, Manjummel. The annual retreat being a time of silence, recollection and renewal holds a vital space in the spiritual life of a Discalced Carmelite. The retreat preacher, Rev Fr. Alvito Fernandez OCD(Dean of studies, Ryshivana- Institute of spirituality, Mangalore) centered his reflective talks on the carmelite charism. The participants comprised of 67 friars.