On Saturday, 24 August 2019, Brother Paul Richmond, O.Carm. & Brother Mikhail Woodruffe, O.Carm. professed their solemn vows at The National Shrine of Our Lady of Mount Carmel in Middletown, New York. When the brothers professed their solemn vows, this means that they are making a lifelong commitment to living the Carmelite way of life and forever professing the evangelical vows of poverty, chastity, and obedience.