St. Joseph Carmelite Monastery

St. Joseph Carmelite Monastery


Founded, Date/Place Aug 24, 1562/ Spain
Canonical Status Pontifical Right
Motto Zelo Zelatus sum pro Domino Execituum
Charism Prayer
Purpose Carmelite nuns devote themselves wholly and entirely to the love and service of God and their fellow human beings in and through a life of prayer and self sacrifice


Mother Mary Benedatte IIoh, OCD
Provincial Superior Mother Mary Benedatte IIoh, OCD

St. Joseph Carmelite Monastery
160 Wethderal Road,
Owerri

Mobile: 08033630328

Email: umujosef@yahoo.com

Sisters in Perpetual Vows

  1. Sr. Mary of the Holy Angels
  2. Sr. M. Susanna of Jesus Crucified
  3. Sr. Mary John of the Cross
  4. Sr. Mary Bernadette of the Child Jesus
  5. Sr. M. Chinenye of the Holy Family
  6. Sr. Chinwe of the Holy Family
  7. Sr Mariam Theresa of the Heart of Jesus
  8. Sr. M. Chinyere Teresita of the Holy Family
  1. Sr. M. Jane Frances of the Body and Blood of Christ
  2. Sr. Marcella of Divine Love
  3. Sr. Margret M. of the Sacred Heart of Jesus
  4. Sr. M. Carmela of the Sacred Heart of Jesus
  5. Sr. Vivian of the Assumption
  6. Sr. Veronica of the Holy Face of Jesus
  7. Sr. Rosita of the Divine Providence


Necrology and date

  1. Sr. Mary Terese of Jesus 29/11/2014
  1. Sr. Mary Agnes of Jesus 14/5/2016