This monastery, church, religious center and gift shop has been home to the Carmelite Nuns since 1951. The Nuns’ Carmelite calling is in the tradition of St. Teresa of Avila and St. John of the Cross.
2155 Terry Road, Jackson, MS 39204-5799
Tel: (601) 373-1460
Fax: (601) 372-1369
Sister Margaret Mary Flynn, O.C.D.
St. Joseph monastery
The monks of St. Joseph Monastery belong to the contemplative branch of the Institute of the Incarnate Word (IVE), a missionary religious congregation established in Argentina in 1984. They seek God through a contemplative life of silence, prayer and sacrifice, work and study.