Update from Kallanode

How donors gifts are creating hope for a compassionate presence from Sisters to people in a remote community.

Cooking with Sisters: Chickpea Curry

Today’s class features a cooking video from Sister Sushma.

Racial justice and renewal

Prayers seeking racial justice were offered by people from many denominations and religions as the Sisters of Charity of Nazareth participated in the Interfaith Walking Prayer Vigil in Central Park, Louisville, Kentucky, on Sunday afternoon.

Sisters speak out against racism

Saddened by the taking of innocent black lives and mindful of the many protests and vigils taking place across the country, the Sisters of Charity of Nazareth delivered a statement affirming the need for understanding, healing, and a just society where all are treated with the dignity they deserve.

Sisters make perpetual vows

Sisters Asunta Rose Kujur, Amal Rani, Asha Kattepoggu, Reema Tigga, and Stella Mary daringly professed their perpetual ‘Yes’ to the Lord in the form of their final vows in the presence of Sisters of Charity of Nazareth, novices and candidates in Chandapura on May 16, 2020.

Live and Serve with the Sisters

AmeriCorps and the Sisters of Charity of Nazareth offer this chance to take the path less traveled. Serve for one year and make an impact. Develop real-world skills, gain hands-on experience, change your life and your community.

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.

News

Picnics at Nazareth

Picnics at Nazareth

🧺 Sisters living in Carrico Hall enjoyed a beautiful summer Kentucky day when they gathered in small quantities for a picnic lunch outside. Various floors ventured outdoors separately to soak up some sun, have lunch, and enjoy the company their Sisters.

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Sister Agnes Mary Deley

Sister Agnes Mary Deley, a Sister of Charity of Nazareth, was called to her heavenly home on Wednesday, June 24, 2020, at the age of 96 and in the 70th year of her religious life. Sister entered the Congregation of the Vincentian Sisters of Charity from Saint Barnabas Parish in Swissvale, Pennsylvania.

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Update from Kallanode

Update from Kallanode

How donors gifts are creating hope for a compassionate presence from Sisters to people in a remote community.

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Updated library in Chandapura

Updated library in Chandapura

An updated library was set up in Chandapura by the younger Sisters of Charity of Nazareth under the initiative of Sister Amrita Manjaly, the provincial. This was a dream which finally turned into a reality during the COVID-19 lockdown.

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Doors To Hope

Doors To Hope

Brenda Gonzales, SCN, took on a new ministry during a worldwide pandemic. I saw each class once before it was closed due to the coronavirus, she said. Sister Brenda’s volunteer work in Texas also halted due to the virus.

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Commemorating Emancipation Day

Commemorating Emancipation Day

Sister Anne Marie O’Shea and Sister Ann Whittaker participated in the Juneteenth celebration held at City Hall Plaza, Brockton, Massachusettes.

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International Day of Yoga

International Day of Yoga

On the 6th annual International Day of Yoga, Sister Snehlata Murmu, a student of Bachelor of Naturopathy and Yogic Sciences shares with the Congregation in this video the importance of yoga.

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Global Ministries

United States

Since 1812

India

Since 1947

Belize

Since 1975

Nepal

Since 1979

Botswana

Since 2000

Kenya

Since 2020

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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.

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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.

Standing on the soil of appreciation, pre-novices bid farewell

Six pre-novices completed their pre-novitiate program in Chandapura, Bangalore, under the direction of Anice Vattukulam, SCN. The pre-novices took the initiative to bid farewell to everyone in Chandapura, especially to express gratitude to Sister Anice, Anima...

Report on hurricane repairs from Catholic Public Schools, Belize

A significant amount of repairs have been accomplished and most of the catholic schools will be ready for scheduled first school day.

Anniversary of the death of Mother Catherine

Mother Catherine was a woman of her time. As she moved through her daily life, she encountered God wherever she experienced people in need and in all of creation. May she inspire us as we face the challenges of our day.

A flourishing rural school

St. Mary’s High School is one the best schools in the locality every year, nearly 600 students.

Commissioned to serve

As the separation of children from their parents continues so does the narrative that refugees and immigrants are criminals. Today Sister Susan Gatz was commissioned at Mass in Nazareth’s St. Vincent de Paul Church. She will be volunteering with Annunciation House in El Paso, Texas, where she will help them provide hospitality to the thousands of refugee and immigrant families each week that they serve.

Welcome Judy Donohue to the Sisters of Charity of Nazareth

Judy Donohue was received into the Sisters of Charity of Nazareth’s Novitiate today, Friday, Aug. 21, 2015, during the Motherhouse Liturgy at St. Vincent de Paul Church in Nazareth, Kentucky. https://twitter.com/scnfamily/status/634792174626938882

Legacy Society

The SCN Legacy Society recognizes with gratitude those who have remembered the Sisters of Charity of Nazareth in their estate plans.

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