Carmelite Communities Associated (CCA)
Carmelite Communities Associated (CCA) is a nationwide association of communities of Discalced Carmelite nuns formed to support one another in the deepening of the Teresian contemplative life.
We embody the prophetic spirit
We embody the prophetic spirit of the Carmelite charism in our witness of love with faith and hope in the Triune God.
We Nurture Relationships
We nurture relationships among our member communities and with the Carmelite family here and abroad. We collaborate to create mutual respect and practical support.
We recognize and honor our differences
We recognize and honor our differences while working to strengthen our unity in diversity.
News & Events
Prepare for Easter with St. Elizabeth of the Trinity. Sign up now!
Join gifted scholars as they point the way for Carmel using our Holy Father’s teachings. Gather in prayer with the Carmelite community.
Review this article from the National Catholic Register. Read also, Father General’s Letter on the canonization of Elizabeth of the Trinity.