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.
Traveling a road once tragic, two relocated retirees now toss starfish into the sea … one house at a time.
Nine members of the leadership of the Sisters of Charity of Nazareth participated in the Vincentian Family of India annual gathering in Edapally, Kerala. The theme was “VinFam India 2020: Vincentian Family India Moving Forward”.
Sister Teresa Velloothara (83), (formerly Sister Thomas Aloysius) a native of Alleppey, Kerala, passed away at Nazareth Hospital, Mokama on February 23, 2020, after a prolonged age-related illness.
CSR Botswana is a 30-minute television program that looks at corporate social responsibility initiatives and projects that have been undertaken by the private sector in Botswana. They interviewed the staff and relatives of patients of the Pabalelong Hospice of the Sisters of Charity of Nazareth.
Grace Maria Saia, SCN, 91, was born in Helena, AR. She died at Nazareth Home, Louisville, KY, on February 19, 2020. She was a professed Sister of Charity of Nazareth for 68 years.
Sisters gathered to reflect and discuss the “Remain in Mexico” policy and other policies that affect our sisters and brothers who are immigrants, refugees and asylum seekers.
Executive Committee members honored Sister Mariane Puthoor on Feb. 18, 2020, for the commendable work she has done for her book “A Dream Come True”.
This Lent, beginning on Ash Wednesday and ending on Palm Sunday, the Ecological Sustainability Committee will offer a daily reflection.
As life took Sister Chris various places beyond home and school, bicycling was only a childhood memory. Recently cycling has tapped into a sense of freedom, exhilaration, and wonder that she can only describe as being grace-filled.
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.