A Beacon in Her Community

Since the time that she entered first grade Jeanne Vucic, SCN, knew she wanted to be a Sister, and that in her life she wanted to help others and touch people more deeply.

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Fourteen young women enter pre-novitiate program in Bangalore

The rain clouds descended heavily upon Bangalore on May 20, bringing down the mercury levels and along with it a respite from the intense heat of summer. Nazareth Convent, Chandapura, Bangalore geared up with excitement to welcome candidates.

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Sisters pronounce perpetual vows in Bangalore

‘For everyone present, it was a moment to celebrate the brave decision of these young sisters to be signs of God’s love to the world.’

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Sisters make their perpetual vows at ‘Motherhouse’ of India

‘Your community and God depends on you to complete your mission. God has placed God’s Spirit within you.’

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SCN disaster relief team responds

Clean up begins in storm-ravaged Durant, Mississippi

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A light for others

With the Sisters, Jayan has found absolute joy in being a crusader against child marriage. She strives each day to educate at least one family on the evils of child marriage.

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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.

In Ministry

United States

Since 1812

India

Since 1947

Belize

Since 1975

Nepal

Since 1979

Botswana

Since 2000

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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 Social and Environmental Justice emphasizes systemic change that is rooted in the Gospel and directed by the Congregation.

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From the archives

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Crossing The Border

A Grassroots Connection

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Meet Sister Helen Glidden

Sister Helen Glidden, who had the name Sister Mary Thomasine before Vatican II, was born in 1925 in Lynn, Massachusetts to Henry Thomas and Mary Ann McGovern Glidden.

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In the Sisters, a child finds help

Lost and alone, suffering from a broken elbow, a young girl is found by the Sisters of Charity of Nazareth.

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Vocation retreat in Belize

Sisters of Charity of Nazareth in Belize City were happy to welcome three life giving young women to a one day vocation retreat.

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Vincentian Academy continues mission of academic success and nurturing faith

It all started with a passionate group of students who wanted to be informed, be involved, and be inspired.

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Future of Charity — Ministry Teaches Us

Sister Carlette Gentle, SCN, wrote the following for the Future of Charity blog. The group consists of newer vowed members or women in formation with religious congregations from the Sisters of Charity Federation, comprised of 12 unique congregations who recognize...
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