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.
Nazareth employees celebrated the Christmas season in the Motherhouse Dining Room using compostable plates, utensils, and cups.
In Sitagarha, Jharkhand, 29 juniors from eight provinces of The Society of Jesus are taking a meditative yoga class led by Sister Marianne Puthoor, a one week program in psychosexual integration, gender sensitivity, and yoga.
Students of St.Vincent Matriculation higher secondary school participated in the 7th All India Kung-Fu, Karate and Silambam Tournament of 2019 and won the overall championship.
Sisters led a 16-day campaign against gender violence was organized in Surkhet, Nepal.
Merry Christmas from Lourdes Hall!
Flaget Memorial Hospital opened the Christmas season with the blessing of the crèche and the lighting of the tree in the front lobby. Sister Sangeeta Ayithamattam, Sister Theresa Knabel, Sister Mary Elizabeth Miller and Sister Barbara Flores were present for the blessing and the choral presentation by the children of St. Joseph School.
Five students of Navjyoti Center were welcomed as guests and delegates during the official inauguration of the 24th Asian Foundation on Intellectual Disability (AFID) Conference in Kathmandu.
In Belize, citizens participate in week long activities to celebrate Disability Week, December 1- 7. The International Day of Persons with Disabilities is celebrated Dec 3. On December 4, The Inspiration Center, where Sr. Beverly Hoffman, SCN works as a Physical Therapist, had their annual calendar launch.
Approximately 50 Sisters and Associates gathered on Sunday, December 1, 2019 to begin Advent in prayer, sharing and socializing. The gathering was sponsored by the Louisville Area Network Associates.
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.