News and Updates

Celebrating 90 years of Carmelite Presence in the Archdiocese of Johannesburg and 25 years in Benoni.

On 18th September, 2021 the community celebrated in grand style with Archbishop Buti Tlhagale, many priests, religious sisters and friends this wonderful milestone. We praise God for all the graces and blessings we have received.

58th anniversary

Sr Bernadette celebrated the 58th anniversary of her Religious Profession on 24th July. With her, we thank God for all the blessings of these years.


New Products

December 2020

We have had bumper crops of apricots and plums and have been very busy making jam. Bottles of marmalade and jam are on sale in our shop .Please contact us for details.

“A future on Thy mercy cast” – St Thérèse

October 2020

We celebrated the Solemnity of St Thérèse with great joy on the 1st October, opening our Chapel for public worship for the first time since 26th March. In honour of our Patroness, we sang St Thérèse’s “Canticle of Love” composed by Sr Claire Sokol of Reno Carmel.Please click here for the full text.


May 2020

Fifty years to sing God’s praises
Fifty years to thank the Lord.
For his mercies and his graces
We too come to sing with you.
Benedicta you have given
Jesus Christ your life and love
Now with you we celebrate
This jubilee in lockdown style.

Visit of Father Mari Joe and Father Anthony from Cape Town..

Sept 2020

With the possibility of moving from one province to another after the long ‘lockdown’, we were happy to see once again our Carmelite Brothers who are working in Cape Town. .


April, 2020

Ways to relax in ‘lockdown’