Carmelites

The Order of the Brothers of Our Lady of Mount Carmel or Carmelites is a Roman Catholic religious order founded, probably in the 12th century, on Mount Carmel, hence its name.

Connected Sites

Site Rationale Link
Brugge Church of the Carmelites
Cordoba St. Anna and St. Joseph
Florence Santa Maria del Carmine (Church)
Oaxaca and Monte Alban The Church and ex-monastery of Del Carmen Alto belonged to the Carmelites, who established themselves here in 1696. The complex began as a hermitage built over the teocalli of Huaxyacac. (wiki)
Olinda "It is dominated by the.. convents of the Franciscans, Carmelites and Benedictines" (OUV)
Rome Chiesa di Santa Maria della Scala, by the Discalced Carmelites
Santa Ana de los Rios de Cuenca Carmelite Monastery

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