Strike continues in Darjeeling, Sister Deena meets with patients

Entering the fifth week, a strike in the area has caused a disruption in the food and supplies chain. People are going without. Using resources available to them, Sisters are distributing as much rice as they can obtain to people who have not eaten. 

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Sisters donate to St. Vincent de Paul

Many Sisters of Charity of Nazareth recently celebrated their jubilees, which marks the anniversary of taking first vows as an SCN. To commemorate the occasion, the sisters requested donations be made to persons in need.

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Sisters in Sangsay and Tendrabong request prayers for peace in Darjeeling

Sister Deena Vazhaparampil from Sangsay shares an update on the agitations in the region of Darjeeling under which ministries of the Sisters of Charity of Nazareth in Sangsay and Tendrabong fall.

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Sisters and volunteers work with Feeding America

Sisters and volunteers worked with the Feeding America network. It is the nation’s largest domestic hunger-relief organization, working to connect people with food and end hunger.

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Vincentian Academy inspires students to achieve academic success

Da’Jere Wallace doesn’t take his education for granted. He is an honor student at Vincentian Academy in Pittsburgh and a recipient of the Founders Award Scholarship which makes it possible for him to attend the Academy.

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Volunteers visit the Crow Nation in Montana

The Montana big blue sky and the rolling prairies caressed by majestic mountains in the distance gives one a sense of freedom and deep appreciation of the natural beauty that surrounds the Crow Nation.

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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.

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

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India

Since 1947

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Since 1975

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From the archives

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Sisters of Charity of Nazareth’s statement on immigrants and refugees

United with many others of various faiths, we continue to pray for and advocate for compassionate legislation that meets the needs of vulnerable immigrants and refugees who are merely seeking a safe haven for themselves and their children.

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A lifetime of devotion, decades of craft

Wood still makes crafts to support mission after celebrating 100th birthday

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Sister Julia Clare Fontaine

This short biography is drawn from several earlier interviews that Julia Clare Fontaine, SCN, has already given and from a recent visit Maria Vincent Brocato, SCN, had with her in her small, neat apartment “on the hill” near Nazareth Home. All the interviews are rich...
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Nazareth Hospital Mokama Inaugurates a Wellness Center

New center offers a hope and a scope for wellness and wholeness for persons who are stressed and overburdened in this fast moving world.

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Naz ‘girls’ arrive

They're here! They're here! "Naz Girls" started arriving today for this weekend's "All Class" reunion. Just hours before the alumnae came back home, daisies, the class flower, and welcome signs popped all around Nazareth Campus. ‘Nazareth Girls’ from near and far are...
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Join the Journey – A South India Story

Jean West, reflects on her journey to India with the Sisters of Charity of Nazareth

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