Carmelite CrestCarmelite Monastery of Christ the King
Christchurch, New Zealand

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The Carmelite Nuns are an Order dedicated to contemplative prayer.  Guided by St Teresa of Jesus and St John of the Cross, they strive for an ever deeper relationship with God.  This contemplative prayer embraces the Church and the world.

Our Lady of Mt Carmel

Mary, Mother and
Queen of Carmel
pray for us.


                You are welcome to attend Mass at our Monastery.

                                           Monday - Saturday:  8:30am
                                                          Sunday: 8:00am

Christmas Newsletter 2015

    Solemn Profession of Sr Maria Immaculata & Sr Marie Angéline
Is God calling you to be an Extern Sister for our Carmel?

    Katie Kenny's Interactive: Life behind the wall    

    Sr Catherine's Reception of the Habit

      The Carmelites 1969 - Vintage Documentary           

      Videos Interviews

       Interview on YouTube      

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Carmelite Monastery
52 Halswell Road
Christchurch 8025
 New Zealand
Tel. (03) 338 9370
Fax. (03) 338 9375