Sister Joicy helps indigenous people

As a little girl, Sister Joicy had dreamt of becoming a lawyer to help the poor.

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Nazareth Campus appears on WLKY News

The city of Bardstown has been given the distinction of “most beautiful small town in America.” But just outside its city limits is a small holy community that is equally beautiful, and has a long history.

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Water shortage in earthquake affected Nepal

Water for drinking and irrigational purpose is an urgent need of the people, especially women in Nepal. “Give us water, for drinking and for our fields, we shall survive.”

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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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Sisters in Ministry: Belize

Since 1974, the Sisters of Charity of Nazareth have been a friend to the people of Belize.

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Sister Rachel Willet: A Profile

Rachel Marie Willett was born on November 9, 1921 in Fancy Farm, Kentucky, the daughter of William Irie Willett and Ida Mary Stahr Willett.

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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.

The Journey Magazine

 

Learn about the ministry of compassionate care by Sister Paula in Mississippi, how Sisters bring guidance to religious educators in Belize, and a tattoo donated with the help of an associate member helped change a woman’s life.

 

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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 Global Ministries emphasizes systemic change that is rooted in the Gospel and directed by the Congregation.

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Cancer walk in Belize

Sister Carlette Gentle (left) took part in the annual cancer walk on Saturday, May 30, 2015, in Belize City, Belize. The nine mile walk was attended by thousands. The theme for this year’s cancer walk was “cancer control: not beyond us.” Sister...
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Sisters in Musunuru bless expectant mothers

The purpose of this unique program is to bring down maternal and infant mortality rates to zero.

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Earth Day in Louisville, Kentucky

SCN volunteers are out celebrating Earth Day at St. Mary’s Center in Louisville, kentucky, in conjunction with Louisville Mayor Greg Fischer’s annual “My Give a Day” week of service....
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Sister Dolores Greenwell, SCN

Looking at the pioneer dress of “Grandmother Nancy” — Mary Ann Downs Greenwell — one might think that this photograph is an early Sister of Charity of Nazareth posing with her family — without SCN headgear, that is. This picture, instead, is of family members of...
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Take Mary on your journey

As we allow time to seek favor with God, then we will be able to walk our journey with Mary’s YES.

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St. John’s Belize Immersion Trip

St. John Francis Regis Church, in Hollywood, Maryland, along with their Pastor, Father Ray Schmidt, travelled to Belize, in Central America, and built a home for a family in need.

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