|Spirituality||CARMELITES SET TO PRAY FOR HEALING IN TIMOR AND BALKANS|
Australian Carmelites will 24 May's Feast of Our Lady Help of Christians to prayer for healing and peace, on international and personal levels.
Director of the Society of Our Lady of Mt Carmel Fr David Hofman said: "We are confronted by such a need for healing. Our young peole are threatened by a sense of hopelessness which can lead to serious drug addiction and suicide. Many people live with broken relationships, abuse and a loss of heart. We have seen tragedy unfoldl in the Balkans, Indonesia and East Timor."
The prayer will take place at the National Shrine of Our Lady of Mt Carmel, at Middle Park in Melbourne.
|2:51pm 14/5/99 / Catholic Leader|