Moving forward

Prayer service and statement from the School Sisters of St. Francis and the Sisters of Charity of Nazareth

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Remembering Sister Paula and Sister Margaret

Our mission statement calls us to risk our lives and resources as we work for justice in solidarity with oppressed people. These Sisters did exactly that.

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Pray for Sisters found dead in Mississippi

“Pray in gratitude for the precious lives of Sisters Paula and Margaret … they served the poor so well.”

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The Bakhtiarpur Flood

“All their huts are washed away. The mud houses and many of the poorly built houses are collapsed. Many of the houses are almost under water.”

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After hurricane, concerns focus on students

For students and their families, the needs are great. Sisters are working to be ready for the first day of school.

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SCN Volunteers visit West Virginia to help with flood relief

The floods have been called the worst in a century for portions of the state.

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Sisters of Charity of Nazareth

Mission

The Sisters of Charity of Nazareth are an international Congregation in a multicultural world. Impelled by the love of Christ, in the tradition of Vincent de Paul and the pioneer spirit of Catherine Spalding, Sisters and Associates are committed to work for justice in solidarity with oppressed peoples, especially the economically poor and women, and to care for the earth. They risk their lives and resources, both personally and corporately, as they engage in diverse ministries in carrying out this mission.

Vision

The Sisters of Charity of Nazareth promote the dignity and equality of women and other oppressed people in Church and in society.

The Journey Magazine

Read the Congregational magazine highlighting Sisters and ministry stories from the Sisters of Charity of Nazareth around globe.
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Social Justice

The Sisters of Charity of Nazareth are committed to social ministry that includes charity and systemic change. The Office of Global Ministries emphasizes systemic change that is rooted in the Gospel and directed by the Congregation.
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Kathmandu earthquake relief efforts — June 18, 2015

SCNs Basanti Lakra, Provincial, Aisha Kavalakkattu, Roselyn Karakattu and Malini Manjoly met Prime Minister Sushil Koirala at his office in Kathmandu to give a donation towards the Prime Minister’s Disaster Relief Fund on June 18, 2015. Sisters gave in writing a short...
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Seven women enter pre-novitiate to respond to the call to serve God

May 9, 2015, will be remembered as a special day for seven young Sisters. Monica Tudu, Nitya Toppo, Roshini Prema Tudu, Rajkumari Selvi Priya, Ranjita Baa, Snehlata Jasmin Murmu and Sonylata Hembrom dared to say, “yes,” and entered the pre-novitiate with the Sisters...
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Sisters honored during Year of the Consecrated Life

Archdiocese of Patna honored 25 religious women and men during annual meeting.

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Trafficked victims — a 14-year-old girl says “No!” to trafficking.

22 children (girls and boys) were recently brought by the government to Chetna Bharati in Chatra, India, a short-stay shelter.  A similar SCN program is underway at Premashray, Ranchi. “What is the socio-economic background of those trafficked,” is a loaded question...
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Living Independently in Full Existence officially opens

Congratulations to Carlette Gentle, SCN, on the official opening of LIFE ministry for the elderly.

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Feeling Connected

We are surrounded by a great cloud of witnesses.  —Hebrews 12:1 One of the most fascinating events I have ever participated in took place on the hot summer afternoon of July 26, 2015, when a statue of Mother Catherine Spalding was dedicated on public property in front...
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Email: info@scnfamily.org

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