The Philadelphia Carmelitescarmel of St. joseph and St. anne
Statement from the Philadelphia Carmel
Our regular schedule will be as follows: Holy Mass will be at 7:00 am Sunday through Friday. Mass on Saturdays will be at 8:00 am. Please note that the Saturday Mass will be said using the 1970 Missal (Novus Ordo Missæ).
Please note that on Friday, December 3rd, Mass will be said at 7:00 am using the 1970 Missal in English.
Carmel Benefit Concert
New Hours for the Avila Bookshop
As a special treat, while shopping at the monastery store, you can see items used “behind the cloister” by the sisters and learn about Carmelite life. So, please come to see and shop. You won’t be disappointed!
Wednesdays: 10 AM – 4 PM
For prayer requests and other business for the Carmelite Monastery of Philadelphia, please write to:
Mother Prioress at
Carmel of St. Joseph and St. Anne
1400 66th Ave.
Philadelphia, PA 19126.
May God Reward You.
Masses are celebrated by priests of the Archdiocese of Philadelphia and the Fraternity of St. Peter (FSSP). Masses on Sunday through Friday are said in the Extraordinary Form whereas Holy Mass on Saturday is said in the Ordinary Form.
Please note that public Masses may be canceled at any time without prior warning due to circumstances beyond our control.
Sundays and Weekdays: 7 am
Saturdays: 8 am
Sunday Mass is sung.
Please note the schedule changes listed above.
1400 66th Ave
Philadelphia, PA 19126
There is free parking in the lot on 66th Street.
The nuns are cloistered and therefore do not use technology, but the chaplain and a small group of volunteers may be able to answer your inquiry. For vocational information and prayer requests, please write directly to the address listed above.