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Found in 451 Collections and/or Records:

Corresp: James A.Walsh, last letter to Sisters, 1936, 05/01/1928-11/26/1930

 File — Box 13: Series Series 11; Series Series 12, Folder: 145
Identifier: GAMMS.9.43.1209
Scope and Contents

The last letter of Walsh; with enclosure explaining, by James Drought, Vicar General. Walsh refers to the jubilee year of Maryknoll's history. Memorial card; sympathy acknowledgment.

Dates: 05/01/1928-11/26/1930

Corresp: James E. Walsh, 1944, 01/04/1944

 File — Box 13: Series Series 11; Series Series 12, Folder: 149
Identifier: GAMMS.9.43.1213
Scope and Contents

His plan is to visit China; sorry that his attempted visit to Carmel will not come off; will try to visit after return.

Dates: 01/04/1944

Corresp: James E.Walsh, 1944, 07/16/1935-04/07/1937

 File — Box 13: Series Series 11; Series Series 12, Folder: 148
Identifier: GAMMS.9.43.1212
Scope and Contents

Discusses Fr. Price's reliance on Carmel; his correspondence with Mother Seraphim. "I cannot imagine anybody ever saying more prayers than Fr. Price himself, but I suppose he did not value his own prayers very much.

Dates: 07/16/1935-04/07/1937

Corresp: James E.Walsh, 1945, 05/04/1944

 File — Box 13: Series Series 11; Series Series 12, Folder: 150
Identifier: GAMMS.9.43.1214
Scope and Contents 6/15; re enjoyable visit; that he will remember that thing about the veils when next he visits; 10/22 great pleasure over idea of "colored contemplatives." No doubt that God will be pleased. Mentions colored priest, Fr. Howard, very intelligent and pious; in New Orleans children sit at same tables; in diocese Lafayette, no differentiation among the races; "racial discrimination is certainly a most un-Catholic thing, and it is a pity that our people...have been influenced..." "It seems to me...
Dates: 05/04/1944

Corresp: James E.Walsh, to M.Seraphim, China, 1928-1933, 04/20/1936-04/25/1936

 File — Box 13: Series Series 11; Series Series 12, Folder: 146
Identifier: GAMMS.9.43.1210
Scope and Contents Walsh requests adoption. "All our priests seem to be almost semi-Carmelites themselves in their affection and regard for Carmel and that makes me think of you. Again I think of the first and original Carmel of the United States to adopt the first American mission in China." "This priceless charity" "....I know your tradition of helping priests and missionaries and sharing in their apostolic labor." 5/25/28..."After all God is the Missionary." "It interested me extremely to learn that he...
Dates: 04/20/1936-04/25/1936

Corresp: James Keller, MM, Founder, Christophers, 1945-46, 10/25/1944

 File — Box 13: Series Series 11; Series Series 12, Folder: 164
Identifier: GAMMS.9.43.1232
Scope and Contents

Keller writes about new project on behalf of the "Hundred Million"; decisions to be made. 1/25/1946 mentions pamphlet he wrote entitled "You CAn be a Christopher" just published. And fact that they are being loaned office space in NYC. At this point, it is still a "side-line" for Keller.

Dates: 10/25/1944

Corresp: James Maguire SJ, Pres, Loyola, 1956, 03/05/1950

 File — Box 13: Series Series 11; Series Series 12, Folder: 126
Identifier: GAMMS.9.43.1190
Scope and Contents

He thanks the Sisters for the scapulars he has received, especially the one from Spain.

Dates: 03/05/1950

Corresp: Jerome D. Sebastian, 1954, 03/01/1954

 File — Box 3: Series Series 2, Folder: 8
Identifier: GAMMS.4.73.1633
Scope and Contents

Sebastian writes in gratitude, with regard to visit.

Dates: 03/01/1954

Corresp: J.F.Gallen SJ, 1943, 07/04/1934

 File — Box 13: Series Series 11; Series Series 12, Folder: 124
Identifier: GAMMS.9.43.1188
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Gallen discusses two cases concerning your subjects. He will send a copy to Fr. Nelligan; 1. re Carmelite novice taking her vows in about ten days: problem--length of S. Patricia's term of office; 2. re sister, professed 17 years, and whether the fact that she was lapsed Catholic for some years, interferes in validity of her profession.

Dates: 07/04/1934

Corresp: J.M.McNamara, 1940, 12/23/1940

 File — Box 3: Series Series 2, Folder: 5
Identifier: GAMMS.4.73.1630
Scope and Contents

Auxiliary Bishop JM McNamara thanks S.Patricia Hagerty for sending him linens made by Mother Seraphim.

Dates: 12/23/1940

Corresp: John Baptist Palm, SJ, 1950s, 01/10/1949

 File — Box 12: Series Series 11, Folder: 101
Identifier: GAMMS.9.43.1164
Scope and Contents

Five circular letters from Taiwan, Formosa mission, signed by Fr. John Baptist Palm, SJ.

Dates: 01/10/1949

Corresp: John F. Fenlon, SS,Pres, St Mary Sem, 1941, 06/12/1937

 File — Box 12: Series Series 11, Folder: 54
Identifier: GAMMS.9.43.1089
Scope and Contents

Fenlon thanks M.Patricia for invitation, will accept. "The Carmelites have been good friends of the seminary ever since their foundation..."Are celebrating this sesquicentennial.

Dates: 06/12/1937

Corresp: John F. Walsh, 1933, 02/05/1947

 File — Box 13: Series Series 11; Series Series 12, Folder: 153
Identifier: GAMMS.9.43.1217
Scope and Contents

Brother of James E., John expresses gratitude for prayers; describes his first year, describes town, at Yalu River, 200 Christians.

Dates: 02/05/1947

Corresp: John J. Toomey, MM, 1935, 01/06/1933

 File — Box 13: Series Series 11; Series Series 12, Folder: 159
Identifier: GAMMS.9.43.1227
Scope and Contents

Toomey tells them that Bishop Walsh is "often wont to speak of the effacacy (sic) of the Carmelite prayers..."Asks for prayers for Kong Moon Vicariate. Bishop has been able to throw out idols of many families. He hopes to capture the souls of some 200. Leaflet which telss "spiritual returns 1935, Maryknoll in Kongmoon: Pop Cath 8,535; Pagan, 6,000,000. Personnel (24 American priests; 10 Sisters, etc); Establishments; Administration.

Dates: 01/06/1933

Corresp: John J.Considine, MM, Ass't Genl, 1935, 03/11/1935

 File — Box 13: Series Series 11; Series Series 12, Folder: 160
Identifier: GAMMS.9.43.1228
Scope and Contents

Considine acknowledges gratitude for donations for Kongmoon, China.

Dates: 03/11/1935

Corresp: John O'Rourke, SJ, League of Apostleship/Prayer, 1916, 10/20/1878

 File — Box 13: Series Series 11; Series Series 12, Folder: 116
Identifier: GAMMS.9.43.1179
Scope and Contents

O'Rourke tells Prioress that Carmelites were aggregrated into the League in 1891 (League of the Apostleship of Prayer).

Dates: 10/20/1878

Corresp: John Wise, Naga Carmel, 1982-, 07/26/1982

 File — Box Ph2: Series Series 6, Folder: 107a
Identifier: GAMMS.10.71.2260
Scope and Contents

Correspondence from Sister John Wise at time of her brother's (John Wise, CSSR) illness and death. Notice of death of John Wise.

Dates: 07/26/1982

Corresp: Joseph Gallen, 1957-1958, 06/20/1957

 File — Box 13: Series Series 11; Series Series 12, Folder: 128
Identifier: GAMMS.9.43.1192
Scope and Contents Gallen answers questions posed by Mo. M. Magdalen: 1/ re transfer of Carmel from Biddle to Dulaney Valley Rd. First answer, no need for a permission if debt is not involved; should, for formality, inform local bishop; 9/18/1958, since the monastery is to be outside the city of Baltmore, you should have permission of the Archbishop of Baltimore & also of Holy See. 2/ re return of dowry. And answers to M M Magdalen about bringing a third sister to DV to help in plans (yes, you can); and...
Dates: 06/20/1957

Corresp: Joseph Gallen and MMMagdalen, elections, 1961, 05/21/1961

 File — Box 13: Series Series 11; Series Series 12, Folder: 139
Identifier: GAMMS.9.43.1203
Scope and Contents

Re question of the validity of S.Miriam's vows being valid because of Mother Seraphim's being confirmed in August, after S. Miriam took vows. Also questions re Mo Celine's profession; also true of Mo. Aloysius (Naga) and MM Magdalen; Answer: no difficulty...

Dates: 05/21/1961

Corresp: Joseph Gallen, SJ, 1961, 04/05/1961

 File — Box 13: Series Series 11; Series Series 12, Folder: 138
Identifier: GAMMS.9.43.1202
Scope and Contents

Suggests they secure permission from the Holy See for a temporary residence and that be counted for canonical noviceship.

Dates: 04/05/1961

Corresp: Joseph Murphy, SJ, Burma, 1958-1960, 02/01/1957-11/18/1958

 File — Box 13: Series Series 11; Series Series 12, Folder: 129
Identifier: GAMMS.9.43.1193
Scope and Contents

Correspondence telling of missionary life in Burma, his associations with other religious communities there, including LaSalettes and Columbans; Sisters of Our Lady of the Mission, Sisters of the Seven Dolores, Sisters of St. Joseph, etc. October, 1960 letter is about the visit of Cardinal Gregory Agagianian, Patriarch of all Catholic Armenians.

Dates: 02/01/1957-11/18/1958

Corresp: Joseph Schrembs to Michael Curley, 1925, 10/06/1925

 File — Box 1: Series Series 1, Folder: 31
Identifier: GAMMS.4.45.1537
Scope and Contents

Joseph Schrembs, Bishop of Cleveland, asks Michael Curley to see if he can obtain some good Carmelites from Baltimore to improve conditions at Cleveland Carmel, recently opened, from St. Louis, but with one "a confirmed invalid", another blind, others of a nondescript character. Asks because "I understand that you have one of the best foundations in the country." Letter sent on to Mother Superior, Carmelite Convent, City.

Dates: 10/06/1925

Corresp: Lawrence J. Shehan, Bp of Bridgeport, 1961, 07/28/1961

 File — Box 1: Series Series 1, Folder: 41
Identifier: GAMMS.4.45.1547
Scope and Contents

Gratitude for remembrance and congratulations on return to Baltimore;

Dates: 07/28/1961

Corresp: Lawrence Shehan, 1962, 06/15/1962

 File — Box 1: Series Series 1, Folder: 43
Identifier: GAMMS.4.45.1550
Scope and Contents

Shehan congratulates community at time of 400 anniversary of establishment of the first Carmel of the reform by Teresa of Jesus (Avila). Gives date for dedication of your new monastery on July 7, 1962.

Dates: 06/15/1962

Corresp: Lawrence Shehan, 1962-1970, 07/26/1962-08/11/1970

 File — Box 1: Series Series 1, Folder: 44
Identifier: GAMMS.4.45.1551
Scope and Contents 7/26/1962: re dedication; discontinue Sunday mass for public; celebration public for 4th centenary of foundation of first carmel granted; 9/4/62: evening mass granted for 10/15; 8/20/62: extension of cloister for cleaning purposes granted; 1/18/65: re proposed general meeting of prioresses and novice mistresses of all Carmels; has his blesing; Thomas Kilduff, faculties to hear confessions of religious women in this Archdiocese; (copy of letter from Mother Celine) 4/7/65: permission for...
Dates: 07/26/1962-08/11/1970

Corresp: Lawrence Shehan, 1965-1970, 05/10/1965-12/15/1970

 File — Box 1: Series Series 1, Folder: 47
Identifier: GAMMS.4.45.1554
Scope and Contents

Gratitude for contributions to Catholic Charity Fund, Biafra Fund, United Fund.

Dates: 05/10/1965-12/15/1970

Corresp: Lawrence Shehan, 1970, 08/11/1970

 File — Box 1: Series Series 1, Folder: 48
Identifier: GAMMS.4.45.1555
Scope and Contents

MM Magdalen requests permission to remove 40 year age requirment for prioress.

Dates: 08/11/1970

Corresp: Lawrence Shehan, 1970--1973, 09/24/1970-06/08/1978

 File — Box 1: Series Series 1, Folder: 49
Identifier: GAMMS.4.45.1556
Scope and Contents

Expressions of gratitude, simple permissions granted; declining invitations

Dates: 09/24/1970-06/08/1978

Corresp: Lawrence Shehan, 1973, 03/19/1973

 File — Box 1: Series Series 1, Folder: 51
Identifier: GAMMS.4.45.1558
Scope and Contents

Mother Celine writes a detailed defense of contemplative Carmelite renewal occasioned by correspondence initiated by Cardinal Shehan concerning renewal and questioning new directions, including going to and giving retreats or spiritual directions, work in prisons, etc. 6 pages, single-spaced, it is eloquent in its attempt to explain the value of the decisions made, despite temporary errors or setbacks.

Dates: 03/19/1973

Corresp: Leo P. O'Keefe, SJ, Andover, 1959, 09/01/1959

 File — Box 13: Series Series 11; Series Series 12, Folder: 133
Identifier: GAMMS.9.43.1197
Scope and Contents

O'Keefe cannot give retreat, recommends Talbot.

Dates: 09/01/1959