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.
Reporter’s notebook on the sisters of Holmes County, Mississippi
Gifts to the Sisters of Charity of Nazareth in memory or in honor of others for the period of July 1, 2019 – Sept. 30, 2019.
The Sisters of Charity of Nazareth are thankful for this mission team that said yes to the call to serve. Volunteers traveled to Holly Springs to spend the week working there. Their hearts were overflowing with love that was received from every person they met along the way.
Associates and the Sisters of Charity of Nazareth gathered at Metsimotlhabe on Saturday for their formation day combined with the celebration of the Feast of St. Vincent de Paul. The theme of the day was “Baptize and Send” the theme of the Extraordinary Mission Month declared by Pope Francis.
Sisters of Charity of Nazareth of the Patna Province made their annual retreat at Nazareth Convent, Mokama from the evening of Oct. 1 to Oct. 9, 2019 under the guidance of Father Clifford D’Souza, OCD, from Bangalore.
“Bamboonomics”, a new word for the lexicon and A Silent Call – “Kavita”
Three Sisters are continuing the ministries of Sister Paula Merrill and Sister Margaret Held. They were murdered Aug. 25, 2016, after working in the area for six years and ministering to those kept poor for some 30 years, mostly in Mississippi.
Sisters of Charity of Nazareth and Associates joined Barbara Gilmetti, SCN, in Milton, Massachusetts, on the occasion of her Diamond Jubilee at a Mass of thanksgiving celebrating the jubilees of the Sisters of the Archdiocese of Boston. Cardinal Sean O’Malley was the presider.
Five hundred vibrant and energetic Nepal Catholic youth from far and wide attended the October 5 – 9 convention held at Navjyoti School, Dharan.
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.