SCNs engage in bystander training

SCNs engage in bystander training

Last week the Justice Committees of the SCNs and Louisville Ursulines offered Bystander Training to the women religious and associates in the Louisville area.  The training was created by SURJ (Showing Up for Racial Justice) because of the increased violence and...
Sister Wilma Ross: Practicing Her Faith Through Serving

Sister Wilma Ross: Practicing Her Faith Through Serving

Wilma Ross, SCN (right) visited with Sharen Baldy, SCN, in Columbus, Ohio. originally printed in the Catholic Times, Columbus, Ohio Most sisters who have been in a religious community for several decades have served in many places. Sister Wilma Ross, SCN, is an...
International Yoga Day

International Yoga Day

On the occasion of International Yoga Day, Nazareth Hospital in Mokama organized a yoga session for the public in the outpatient department. In the beginning of Yogasana, Sushma Xaxa, SCN, gave a short introduction about International Yoga Day and the benefits of...
Volunteers visit the Crow Nation in Montana

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. Volunteers for the Sisters of Charity of Nazareth arrived in...
General Assembly Steering Committee Letter, June 2017

General Assembly Steering Committee Letter, June 2017

June 20, 2017 Dear Sisters and Associates, On behalf of the General Assembly Steering Committee, we want to keep everyone informed on how we plan to communicate with the congregation in the months leading up to the General Assembly. Our desire is to effectively...
Sister Betty honored for service

Sister Betty honored for service

Betty Fracchia, SCN, was recently honored for her work with the Metropolitan Inter-Faith Association (MIFA). Sister Betty received MIFA’s E.J. Goldsmith Volunteer of the Year award. The award is given to a volunteer who exemplifies the dedicated, caring, and...
Summer program for young Sisters

Summer program for young Sisters

One-by-one, the 21 young Temporary Professed Sisters of Patna Province kept coming to Mokama, on a quiet, hot and humid day, May 28, 2017. The place became full of life for each one was delighted to see the other. It was a joy for the retired Sisters in Mokama to...
Remembering Marylee King, SCN

Remembering Marylee King, SCN

By request, here presented for you, is the welcome by Mary Serra Goethals, SCN, and the reflection by Adeline Fehribach, SCN, for Marylee King, SCN’s funeral. Welcome | Reflection...
Sister Therese Martin Blehar: An Interview

Sister Therese Martin Blehar: An Interview

June 2016 (The remarks of the interviewer are in italics. Sister is referred to by both her baptismal name ‘Margaret’ and her religious name ‘Therese Martin’ in this story.) Therese Martin: A young Sister Therese Martin poses for her picture On May 20, 1930, Margaret...
Nazareth Home Clifton wins award

Nazareth Home Clifton wins award

From Nazareth Home It is with great pride that we announce that Nazareth Home Clifton has been named an AHCA/NCAL National Quality Award Bronze Award recipient. This award from the American Health Care Association and National Center for Assisted Living recognizes...