The Rule of Carmel was born in the heart and the life of the first hermits of Mount Carmel, even before of being written. Totally woven of the Holy Scripture, it is a witness of the unceasingly meditation of the divine Word, and gives us a way of life for today.
It is close to the source of Elijah where they lived meditating day and night the law of the Lord.
In the land that the Lord has chosen to be his own and in the same spirit, generation after generation we have lived deeply rooted in the biblical tradition constantly seeking God's face.
"In the Carmelite tradition contemplation springs from the loving and personal contact with the Holy Scripture" (A Carmelite of Mount Carmel).