Married at 11, a story of hope, strength, and determination

Speaking to the Sisters, Riya recalls the day she was married, “I had no idea of all that was happening around me and just followed all that the elders told me to do.”

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SCN volunteers help a family in Appalachia

Christ has no body now, but yours, no hands, no feet on earth but yours. Yours are the eyes through which he looks with compassion on this world.

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Charity at High Altitude

Sister Deena has seen so much from her small clinic tucked away in the mountains. Every day presents a new set of challenges. “I will face difficulties, but I also really experience the power of prayer and support of people.”

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After storm comes to Nazareth, SCN volunteers respond

SCN volunteers were hard at work cleaning the cemetery after a storm hit the Nazareth campus.

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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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Crossing The Border

A Grassroots Connection

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From the archives

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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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A Life Dedicated to Education

“It’s rewarding to see students master something, to really learn something. I get far more out of being here than I give.”

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Sisters provide guidance for one young man

When Pope Francis recently said, “Dear young friends, do not be afraid to give your all. Christ will never disappoint you,” he may as well have been talking about Manish.

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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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Helping mothers survive

If Sister Jessie’s dream comes true, no mothers will die during childbirth in her district. In one of the poorest districts of north Karnataka, Jessie Saldanha, SCN, spends days and nights working toward this goal as the head of a pilot project of Narayana Health Limited.

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Volunteer trip turns to disaster relief

Again the alarm sounded as we learned that the tornado had turned back and was headed in our direction. Again we huddled in the hallway.

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