Seeds of Hope

Working with men and women who have experienced intimate partner violence and sexual assault is never easy. Day in and day out Sister Paris and staff are entrusted with the responsibility of being present to people at a time in their lives when they are most vulnerable, emotionally and physically.

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Eclipse of the sun passes over Nazareth

On Aug. 21, 2017, all of North America was treated to an eclipse of the sun. At Nazareth and near the path of totality, Sisters gathered to view the historical eclipse.

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Nazareth Sisters bring relief to flood affected in Bihar

The Sisters of Charity of Nazareth have come to the aid of people in ten villages reeling under the flood fury in Bihar’s Madhepura district.

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The SCNs condemn racism in all its harmful forms

We, the Sisters of Charity of Nazareth, rooted in Gospel nonviolence and the call to “love our neighbor as our self” (Matthew12:31) find racism an offense against God. We pray with those who are victims and for those who are in need of awakening to a love that honors all.

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Sister Chris speaks about her new role with LCWR on Great Day Live

“A woman vital to the growth of Louisville’s original Catholic school is getting a new job in D.C. Many of you may know her in the community, Sister Chris Beckett with Presentation Academy.”

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Global Sisters Report: Nazareth nuns support the isolated

Ever since the Darjeeling agitation began, the whole SCN Family has been in prayer with the Sisters who minister in Sangsay. Sister Deena and her community is doing all within their limits to stand with the people, as one among them and yet set apart, in helping them to tide over this crisis.

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Thank you for your support! All proceeds from this raffle support the SCN missions and ministries in the United States, Belize, Botswana, India, and Nepal. Join us for a live broadcast drawing to be held on Friday, August 25, 2017, at 1:00 p.m. in Nazareth, Kentucky.

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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.

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United States

Since 1812

India

Since 1947

Belize

Since 1975

Nepal

Since 1979

Botswana

Since 2000

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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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Sister Miriam Walter Celebrates 70th Anniversary

“I’m glad I am an SCN. I’ve been happy all these years.”

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Strike continues in Darjeeling, Sister Deena meets with patients

Sisters in West Bengal hills help others during #DarjeelingUnrest, sharing food, medicine, and visiting patients.

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After massive 2014 floods, Sisters continue to pick up the pieces

Torrential rainfall for three days in August 2014 and caused devastating landslides and flooding in the Surkhet District of Nepal where Sisters minister.

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Sister Ann Susan Villa to receive Cheverus Medal

Sister Ann Susan will be a recipient of the Cheverus Medal presented at the Cathedral of the Holy Cross, Nov. 29, 2015, 3:00 p.m. “In consultation with the Auxiliary Bishops and with the Pastors throughout the Archdiocese, I have learned of your selfless dedication...
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Sister Elaine McCarron, SCN

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

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Sister Grace Maria Saia, SCN

Sister Grace will always be looking for a response to “What can I do to help others?” Her heart and will are too strong to forget the poor, especially the children.

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