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Contact Information

Provincial Office

Fr. Adam Gonzales, O.C.D.
Provincial Superior
P.O. Box 8700
Redlands CA 92375
Phone: (909) 793-0424

Vocation Office

For Vocation information please contact our Provincial Vocation Director:
Fr. Charles Nawodylo, O.C.D.
El Carmelo Retreat House
P.O. Box 8067
Redlands, CA 92375
Phone: (909) 792-1047

Discalced Carmelite Friar Communities and Parishes of the California-Arizona Province:

St. Therese Parish, Alhambra CA (1924)
El Carmelo Retreat House, Redlands CA (1952)
Carmelite House of Prayer, Oakville CA (1955)
Mount St. Joseph Carmelite Monastery, San Jose CA (1959)
Santa Cruz Parish, Tucson AZ (1964/1919)
St. Cecilia Parish, Stanwood WA (1989)
Institute of Spirituality, Stanwood WA (1993)
Carmelite House of Studies, Mt. Angel OR (1999)
Uganda Mission (2002)

O.C.D.S. Central Office

Fr. Juan Elias Medina O.C.D.
Provincial Delegate
P.O. Box 3079
San Jose CA 95156
Phone: (408) 259-7786

Emma Forlanda, O.C.D.S.
Office Secretary

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