Remembering Sister Paula and Sister Margaret

Remembering Sister Paula and Sister Margaret

We are so grateful for the many prayers and words of comfort and support we are receiving from around the world as we mourn the loss of Paula Merrill, SCN, and Margaret Held, SSSF. We are in shock and continue to grieve as we attempt to absorb this news. It was only...
Pray for Sisters found dead in Mississippi

Pray for Sisters found dead in Mississippi

With great sadness we announce that this afternoon, we were informed that Paula Merrill, SCN, was found dead at her home in Durant, Mississippi. Police found both her and Margaret Held, SSSF, dead this morning after being called by personnel at the medical clinic...

Maureen Taaffe, SCN

Maureen Taaffe, SCN, formerly Sister Mary Karen Taaffe, 81, a native of Hyde Park, Massachusetts, died at Nazareth Home, Louisville, on Monday, August 22, 2016. Sister had been a professed SCN for 60 years. Sister Maureen served in elementary education as both teacher...
The Bakhtiarpur Flood

The Bakhtiarpur Flood

Heavy rainfall and flooding across eastern and central Indian states have displaced ten of thousands. The worst hit states are Bihar, in east India, Uttar Pradesh in the north, and Madhya Pradesh, with at least 53 dead in these states, officials said. More than 2...

Lucy Marie Freibert, SCN

Lucy Marie Freibert, SCN, 93, a native of Louisville, Kentucky, died in Carrico Hall, Nazareth, Kentucky on Thursday, August 11, 2016. Sister Lucy had been a professed Sister of Charity of Nazareth for 69 years. Sister Lucy served in Louisville on various levels. She...
SCN Newsline

SCN Newsline

Marian Haney, SCN, 95, formerly Sister Marian Patrick Haney, died at Nazareth Home, Louisville on Sunday, August 7, 2016. She had been a professed Sister of Charity of Nazareth for 73 years. Sister Marian served in the apostolate of elementary education as both a...

Marian Haney, SCN

Marian Haney, SCN, 95, formerly Sister Marian Patrick Haney, died at Nazareth Home, Louisville on Sunday, August 7, 2016. She had been a professed Sister of Charity of Nazareth for 73 years. Sister Marian served in the apostolate of elementary education as both a...
After hurricane, concerns focus on students

After hurricane, concerns focus on students

DONATE NOW Hurricane Earl, which made landfall south of Belize City just after being upgraded to a Category 1 Hurricane last Thursday, August 4, 2016, resulted in major flooding in the central and coastal areas of Belize. Belize City and surrounding villages were...
SCN Volunteers visit West Virginia to help with flood relief

SCN Volunteers visit West Virginia to help with flood relief

West Virginians face a long road to recovery after deadly June flooding It was a declared a major disaster in West Virginia. Flash flooding left at least 23 people dead. The floods have been called the worst in a century for portions of the state. SCN volunteers are...
Prayers for Elections

Prayers for Elections

The Sisters of Charity Federation members at their recent meeting committed themselves to joining in prayer and fasting for wisdom and discernment as the U.S. moves toward the national elections. As a Congregation, and as a collective of Congregations, we feel...