About Sister Maria Ahearn

About Sister Maria Ahearn

About Sister Maria Ahearn By Sister Maria Ahearn My Solemn Profession in August 1962 took place as our Order was celebrating the 400th Anniversary of OHM St. Teresa’s founding of St. Joseph’s Monastery in Avila in 1562. On Oct. 11, 1962 the Second Vatican Council...
History of Reno Carmel

History of Reno Carmel

History of Reno Carmel Four Carmelites decided to make a home in Reno and we became Carmel of Reno. On August 12, 1954, four nuns holding one-way tickets for Reno, Nevada, left the Carmelite Monastery in Indianapolis. The next four nuns followed a few days later, and...