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.

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SCN Statement on the Paris Agreement

Read a joint statement from the Sisters of Charity of Nazareth and 12 congregations of women religious from the Sisters of Charity Federation regarding the decision for the United States to withdraw from the Paris Agreement.

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A look at Sisters around the world today

Watch this video montage of the Sisters of Charity of Nazareth work for justice in solidarity with oppressed people, especially the economically poor and women.

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‘Pres Girls’ volunteer with Sisters in Belize

Since arriving in Belize City on Saturday, ‘PresGirls’ painted various dwellings including the Yasha House, a home for young women needing a safe place to reside. They also met with families in Las Flores, delivering shoes and clothing. While they’ve been quite busy, the group managed to squeeze in siesta time and a little sightseeing.

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Sisters host health camp in Nepal

It took six hours by off-road vehicle to reach the remote area of Nepal, where Sisters ministered to those in need of medical care.

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Students collect sandals for Belize

At the request of the mission committee at Vincentian Academy High School in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, Sister Luke Boiarski visited the school in March of 2017. She shared with the students about the volunteer ministry program and how they can become involved. As a result of the visit, the student council collected sandals to be donated to children in Las Flores, Belize.

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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.

Vision

The Sisters of Charity of Nazareth promote the dignity and equality of women and other oppressed people in Church and in society.

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United States

Since 1812

India

Since 1947

Belize

Since 1975

Nepal

Since 1979

Botswana

Since 2000

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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.

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From the archives

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Crusvir rally in Chatra

By Anita Tigga, SCN Nazareth Vidya Niketan, Chatra, hosted the Crusvir (Soldiers of Christ) rally for over 900 Catholic students from 32 schools of Hazaribagh Diocese from Nov. 13-15, 2015. The theme of the rally was "Crusvir - the Light of the Family". The chief...
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Nepal’s unequal disaster aid response

Two women walk past the remains of a collapsed house in northeastern Nepal. After the April 25 earthquake, Nepal's single women have faced particular difficulties. (Photo by Prakash Mathema/AFP) This is an excerpt from an article in The Union of Catholic Asian News....
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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.

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Flood relief by Sisters continue in Bakhtiarpur

People living on the banks of the Ganges river have no clean drinking water. Sisters of Charity of Nazareth continue to reach out to the flood affected people.

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A lifetime of devotion, decades of craft

Wood still makes crafts to support mission after celebrating 100th birthday

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A retired pilot and a nun recall life’s journey

BY Ruby Thomas, Record Staff Writer Ninety-three-year-old Jane Ralston is a pioneering female pilot. Her Presentation Academy classmate, Sister of Charity of Nazareth Margaret Hohman, 92, took part in the 1973 Paris peace talks to end the Vietnam war. But as the two...
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