Sisters join Global Climate Strike

A youth-led coalition of environmental groups declared a climate emergency on Friday as part of a worldwide movement to demand action on global warming. The coalition of students from across the state joined more than 150 countries as part of the Global Climate Strike.

Charity Alive serves cancer patients

Charity Alive loves to serve others. Members and candidates of the group worked together to cook for cancer patients or people who have lost loved ones to the disease, at Gilda’s Club.

Sisters meet goal in Give For Good day of giving

In the face of your goodness and generosity, the two little words “thank you” hardly seem to be enough to convey the impact of your support.

Volunteers return from Crow Reservation

“Our SCN lay mission volunteers returned home last night from a week of service on the Crow Reservation in Pryor, Montana. Our hearts are filled with many images ranging from the big blue sky surrounded by the Mountains to the beautiful faces of the Crow people.”

New mission in Punta Gorda

In Punta Gorda, Belize, Sister Higinia serves the indigenous Mayan people of that region through catechetical training, women’s groups, youth ministry and social work in a new mission.

Mission McNeill helps Sisters in Botswana

Paul and Paula McNeill use their nonprofit to help improve the lives of the children. With the Sisters of Charity of Nazareth they identified nine new projects at Botswana ministries.

Mission

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.

Awards for sustainability

Awards for sustainability

Sister Mary Elizabeth Miller, Sister Theresa Knabel, Sister Susan Gatz and Sister Joetta Venneman attended the Kentucky Interfaith Power and Light annual awards dinner this September.

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SCN Associate Weekend

SCN Associate Weekend

Sisters and Associates gathered at Nazareth for a weekend gathering entitled, “Put Out Into the Deep”. Judy Gomilla, MSC served as the main presenter.

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Sisters join Global Climate Strike

Sisters join Global Climate Strike

Sister Ann Whittaker and Sister Anne Marie O’Shea joined Brockton, Massachusettes, youth in the Climate Crisis March at City Hall. “Our young people energize us and give us hope!” says Sister Anne.

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Sisters join Global Climate Strike

Sisters join Global Climate Strike

A youth-led coalition of environmental groups declared a climate emergency on Friday as part of a worldwide movement to demand action on global warming. The coalition of students from across the state joined more than 150 countries as part of the Global Climate Strike.

read more
Giving Voice gathering 2019

Giving Voice gathering 2019

This past summer, 80 younger Sisters from diverse communities gathered in St. Louis for a long weekend of prayer, reflection, laughter and community, celebrating the boldness, beauty and communion of living religious life.

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Charity Alive serves cancer patients

Charity Alive serves cancer patients

Charity Alive loves to serve others. Members and candidates of the group worked together to cook for cancer patients or people who have lost loved ones to the disease, at Gilda’s Club.

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Bethlehem bicentennial Mass

Bethlehem bicentennial Mass

Bethlehem High School was founded in 1819 by the Sisters of Charity of Nazareth. They have been celebrating its bicentennial year. On Sunday, several Sisters joined the Bethlehem community for Mass at the Basilica of St. Joseph Proto-Cathedral.

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Volunteers return from Crow Reservation

Volunteers return from Crow Reservation

“Our SCN lay mission volunteers returned home last night from a week of service on the Crow Reservation in Pryor, Montana. Our hearts are filled with many images ranging from the big blue sky surrounded by the Mountains to the beautiful faces of the Crow people.”

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Global Ministries

United States

Since 1812

India

Since 1947

Belize

Since 1975

Nepal

Since 1979

Botswana

Since 2000

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Catholic Sisters are dynamic and passionate, dedicated to diverse ministries and charisms, lived out in community.

Volunteer

Sponsored by the Sisters of Charity of Nazareth, we invite lay women and men to a cross-cultural partnership with people, especially the oppressed, economically poor and marginalized, primarily in the areas in which Sisters, Associates and/or members of the Sisters of Charity Federation are called to mission.

Prayer Requests

Prayer is an important component in the life of the SCN Family. We welcome the opportunity to support you in prayer.

Social Justice

The Sisters of Charity of Nazareth are committed to social ministry that includes charity and systemic change. The Office of Social and Environmental Justice emphasizes systemic change that is rooted in the Gospel and directed by the Congregation.

SCN volunteers respond to Alabama

Nearly 40 tornadoes have been confirmed from last week’s outbreak across the Southeast. The hardest-hit area was Lee County, Alabama, where many fatalities occurred. A group of volunteers for the SCN disaster relief recently returned from helping with the cleanup and rebuilding efforts.

A special Thanksgiving for three Sisters

Thanksgiving, a day for giving thanks, brought forth many compassionate and generous volunteers.

Summer program for temporary professed Sisters

As part of a summer program, 21 temporary professed Sisters of Charity of Nazareth in the Patna Province shared their lived experiences of consecrated life with one another. Through presentations, plays and songs they expressed their lives in mission and study...

SCN Volunteers begin hurricane relief effort in Houston

Volunteers of the Sisters of Charity of Nazareth have arrived in Houston, Texas, late Tuesday evening to begin work with St. Bernard Project and the Free Band Church.

Ministry for addicts

God called Sister Donna Marie in a direction she never expected. SpiritLife, a faith-based nondenominational addiction treatment facility in Pennsylvania, brings healing to those suffering from addiction.

Jubilee in Mokama

Patna Province celebrated the golden jubilee of SCNs Agnes Tudu, Cassilda Castell, Mercy Thundathil, Nirmala Mulackal and Roselyn Karakattu and the silver jubilee of SCNs Bibiana Kindo, Clementia Xalxo, Leena Padam, Meera Bilung, and Tessy Varghese in Mokama on Oct. 7, 2017.

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