jbh67 | November 29, 2008 This is a short intro to the Carmelites with quotes from saints such as Therese of Lisieux, Teresa of Avila, John of the Cross and Edith Stein. It also has comments from Popes Benedict XVI and John Paul II
The Blessed Virgin of Mount Carmel has promised to save those who wear the scapular from the fires of hell; She will also shorten their stay in purgatory if they should pass from this world still owing some debt of punishment.
This promise is found in a Bull of Pope John XXII. The Blessed Virgin appeared to him and, speaking of those who wear the Brown Scapular, said, “I, the Mother of Grace, shall … [Más]