Welcome to Our Lady of Mount Carmel Catholic Church

A vibrant community established in 1850 and nestled in the heart of historic Doylestown. Come join us for prayer and services as we continue to strengthen our faith in Jesus Christ.

Note to Parishioners:   Starting in late December and continuing through the month of January 2020, OLMC moved the site to a new platform and undertook a redesign of the website.  We apologize, as the site was inactive during that timeframe.  Thank you for your patience! 

Flocknote ~ OLMC:  Would you like to be kept up-to-date on OLMC Parish news, activities and announcements?  All you have to do is CLICK HERE and then provide your name, email address or phone number or both.  Once your set up, you will receive all Parish announcements automatically.

Parish Giving:  In advance – Thank you for your generosity.  For those who wish to contribute to the work of the parish electronically, please find a OLMC Authorization Agreement for Direct Payments:  ACH_Church_Donation_Form

Ways to tithe / contribute to the parish:  1)  Using your pre-printed weekly contribution envelopes by placing your envelope in the collection basket during mass or dropping it off in the parish office.  2)  Sign up for Electronic Giving online [ACH Church Donation Form – Noted above] 3)  Completing an ACH form to have your desired amount contribution directly withdrawn from your financial institution by the parish on a regular basis.

FORMED:   FORMED.org is a gift to you from Our Lady of Mt Carmel featuring programs, movies, audio talks, and books for all ages available in an online platform.  To register, go to signup.formed.org and follow the simple instructions.  Watch the bulletin for weekly suggestions.  Problems with signup or accessing content?  Contact our FORMED.org parish volunteer at benziesusan@gmail.com.

Adult Faith Formation

Begins March 11, 2020 ~ Bible Study -” St. Paul’s Letter to the Romans”: Our sessions will be held in St. Mary’s Hall.  Wednesday evenings from 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm.  Fee: $35.00 – For more information contact OLMC Rectory 2154-348-4190

CCD & OLMC School

Our Lady of Mount Carmel School – for the 2020/2021 school year!  Full and Half-day PreK & Kindergarten – Grades 1-8.  For more information, contact Mrs. Michelle Stetler, Director of Institutional Advancement @ michellestetler@ourladymtcarmelschool.org  or call 215-348-5907

Our Lady Mount Carmel School:  Learn more about Our Lady of Mount Carmel “Blue Ribbon” School by watching this video.  Or simply contact Mrs. Michelle Stetler, Director of Institutional Advancement at Michellestetler@ourladymtcarmelschool.org 

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SAVE THE DATE ~ Upcoming Activities and Events 

Feb. 21,22 at 7:00 PM and Feb. 23 at 2:00 pm OLMC Home & School Presents:  Disney’s “The Little MERMAID”  OLMC Schools, 225 E. Ashland St., Doylestown, PA 18901 ~ Tickets on sale $10.00 p/ticket.  For more information ourladymtcarmelschool.org

Saturday, February 22, 2020 ~ Knights of Columbus 2nd Annual Golf “Prize” Bash:  Join us at St. Robert Bellarmine Church Hall, 856 Euclid Ave., Warrington, PA 18976  from 11:30 am – 4:00 pm.  Cost $60.00 which supports the KOC’s Pro-Life Initiatives and Other Charities.  Call, Text or Email for tickets to :  Tim Powel 724-272-3026, Tim.powell@rescoproducts.com

Monday, March 2, 2020 ~ Peace & Justice: Join us at St. Mary’s Hall at 7:00 pm on the current status of Fair Districts PA:  “The Shape of Our Democracy:  Why Redistricting Really Matters.”

March 6-7, 13-14 and 20-21st – OLMC State Street Players presents:  Our 42nd Annual Assault Upon the Performing Arts  – Today is Yesterday’s Tomorrow and other Deep Thoughts!  Tickets on sale now – $20.00 p/ticket, purchased ahead of time and $25.00 p/ticket at the door. Purchase tickets online @ www.statestreetplayers.org – For more information call 215-345-0339 or email ssptix@gmail.com

March 21, 2020 ~ Knights of Columbus Spring Fling Dance:  Dinner, beer & Wine plus set-ups for BYO.  Chinese Auction and 50/50:  For more information:  https://squareup.com/store/Fling2020

Friday, April 24, 2020 – OLMC Home & School “Spring into Summer with a Designer Bag!” BINGO.  New Location:  The Shrine of Czestochowa, Ferry road, Doylestown, PA.  Doors Open at 5:00 pm.  Tickets – $40.00 p/person – includes 2 Bingo card packets (13 rounds).  Order Online: Ourladymtcarmelschool.org 

May 26-June 4, 2020 ~ Oberammergau Passion Play Pilgrimage: Join Fr. David Friel on a 10-day pilgrimage to Bavaria & Alpine Europe. Dates are May 26–June 4, 2020, and the cost is $3490 (includes airfare, breakfasts, dinners, tours). Highlights will include the Oberammergau Passion Play (est. 1633), shrine of Our Lady of Altötting, Abbey of St. Gall, visits to 4 countries (Switzerland, Austria, Germany, & Liechtenstein), and daily Mass. This trip is specially designed for pilgrims of all ages and therefore includes many options in its daily program. Some may choose to hike in the Alps while others attend an opera or explore medieval castles. For more information, contact tour director Joseph Long by email (jlong@prorome.com) or by phone (540-466-6070). More information at www.prorome.com/through-the-alps

June 13-23, 2020 ~ Travel with Fr. Pascal Onunwa to Greece:  Visit us on the web at Cost: $4,499.00 (Airfare included from anywhere in the USA) Visit us on the web at www.procatholictours.com  Email: Office@procatholictours.com To register, contact Jennifer Wadsworth at 612-730-2890 or  jennifer@procatholictours.com

Let us draw near … with a sincere heart in full assurance of faith … Let us hold unswervingly to the hope we profess.             Hebrew 10:22-23

Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament is every Thursday after the 8:00 a.m. Mass.  Benediction to follow at 4:00 p.m.

Questions or to sign up for a specific time please call the Parish Rectory at 215-348-4190