Volunteers complete mission in Montana

Volunteers complete mission in Montana

“Friday was the final day of work here on the Crow Reservation. We finished not only sealing and staining Chief Plenty Coup’sHouse butt were able to complete the home of Mary DeCrane. Mary is an elder who is sharing her home with other members of her clan....
Teaching the Gospel of Love

Teaching the Gospel of Love

Jane Karakunnel, SCN, taught the Gospel of St. John, the gospel of faith, life, and love to 47 lay people from the Dioceses of Patna, Buxar, Muzaffarpur, and Bettiah at Navjyoti Niketan, Catechetical Center of Patna Archdiocese from June 19-23, 2017. Sister Jane is in...
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...