Sister Timothy Marie Kennedy, O.C.D., is a member of the Carmelite Sisters of the Most Sacred Heart of Los Angeles. She was born and raised in Long Beach California, the third of five children. Sister Timothy attended Mount St. Mary’s College in Los Angeles California and has a B.A. in English and an M.S. in Educational Administration. She has served in the retreat and education ministries of the Carmelite Sisters as Retreat Directress, Vocation Directress, teacher and principal in various schools. She is currently residing at Loretto Convent in Douglas, Arizona.
Sister Timothy Marie edited the two-volume set of the letters of Mother Luisita, the foundress of the Carmelite Sisters, “In Love’s Safekeeping: the Letters of Mother Luisita.” Sister Timothy comes from a family of Irish writers and story-tellers.