The Latin Patriarchate in Jerusalem has just published an academic paper prepared by the Carmelites of Bethlehem and Haifa to celebrate the canonization of Blessed Mariam Baouardy, Sunday, May 17, 2015.

In biographical sketches, excerpts from her ecstasies, contemporary testimonies, and more, the Carmelites present this paper as a first encounter with Sister Mary of Jesus Crucified.