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.”


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.


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.


Prayers for Elections

Merciful and loving God, as we prepare for the November 2016 U.S. elections, send the light of your Spirit into the hearts of all in our nation.


Hurricane reaches Belize

Pray for Belize — Sisters accounted for and safe as storm brings flooding to Caribbean coastline


The Mangeot Family

“I’ve been around the SCNs all my life and their desire to help those less fortunate comes from their devotion to serving God.”


Sisters of Charity of Nazareth


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.


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

Thank you for supporting the Sisters of Charity of Nazareth’s Super Raffle. Tickets have sold out. Thanks to supporters, the goal was met to raise funds for SCN missions and ministries in the United States, Belize, Botswana, India and Nepal.

Live webcast of drawing to be held Aug. 26, 2016

The Journey Magazine

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


Prayer Requests

Prayer is an important component in the life of the SCN Family. We welcome the opportunity to support you in prayer.


Am I called to be a Sister of Charity of Nazareth?

Catholic Sisters are dynamic and passionate, dedicated to diverse ministries and charisms, lived out in community.




Make a gift

Private funds maintain operating costs so 100% of what you donate goes to the missions of the Sisters of Charity of Nazareth.


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.


A day with special children of Navjyoti Center, Kathmandu

Around 80 children come daily to Navjyoti Center, a day care, for differently abled children at Baluwatar, Kathmandu. Most of the children come to the center by the bus donated by the Indian embassy. Lisa Perekkatt, SCN, together with the fifteen teaching and...

Rare letters and diplomas donated to Nazareth archives

Betty and Bill Ruleman from Athens, Tennessee, donated diplomas and letters from three of Betty’s ancestors (her great-great-grandfather’s half-sisters) who attended Nazareth Academy in the late 1860s. The Sisters were Mary Irwin, Emma Irwin, and Sarah (Sallie)...

Health camp in Nepal for seniors

Sisters in Surkhet, Nepal, conducted a health camp for seniors on the occassion of Senior Citizen’s Day. Doctors from Surkhet District Hospital along with Navjyoti Mobile Health Team collaborated to carry out the health camp. Almost 300 Senior Citizens were...

Sister Elaine McCarron, SCN

A quiet, unassuming woman. Marvel at “What God has wrought” in her life and her generous ministry for the Church.


Sisters of Charity of Nazareth in ministry to Nepal after earthquakes

Sister and communications director Malini Manjoly, SCN, reports first-hand from Nepal with other SCNs in ministry. Read the latest update here. The Sisters of Charity of Nazareth have been in ministry in Kathmandu and in the rural areas of Nepal since 1979. Our...

Sister Trudy Foster moves ministry to Nazareth

Trudy Foster, SCN, enjoys being in the mix of people. In a soup kitchen or a Greyhound bus, what she enjoys most, is the people.


You are invited to reach out and learn more about the Sisters of Charity of Nazareth.

Phone: (502) 348-1500

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