Statement to end divisive rhetoric

More than 660 Leadership Conference of Women Religious members call on the President to stop all divisive and polarizing rhetoric.

Sister and medical doctor dedicates life to helping others

Her days are long as a doctor in Mokama, India, where the Sisters of Charity of Nazareth first began their ministries in that country with a clinic to care for those with leprosy. Dr. Ancilla Kozhipat, a Sister and a doctor, carries on the tradition of providing health care in one of the poorest states of India.

Bring it to the floor

The Sisters of Charity of Nazareth were chanting “Bring it to the floor!” the mantra used at the Louisville, Kentucky, rally against gun violence to demand action on comprehensive gun reform legislation.

Promote a culture of peace

The most recent gun violence reaffirms that America has a gun violence epidemic and gun violence is a complex issue with many areas of it needing to be addressed. We stand with many who grieve these deaths, pray with these families and work to support policies that reduce death and injury from gun violence.

Young Women’s Retreat

Come to the beautiful grounds of Nazareth for a time of prayer, reflection, sharing with other women of faith, and exploring where God is leading you in life.

Nazareth Strong

To honor the strength of the Sisters of Charity of Nazareth alive in all of us, this group printed shirts representing that the Nazareth campus employees and Sisters are truly family and are “Nazareth Strong” for each other in times of need.


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.


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Drawing to be held live, Friday, Aug. 23, 2019, at 1:00 p.m. in Nazareth, Kentucky and online via live webcast. Click here to download the raffle flyer.

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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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Prayer is an important component in the life of the SCN Family. We welcome the opportunity to support you in prayer.

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.

Sister Pat retiring after 46 years

As Friday afternoon approached, students of the St. Joseph Montessori Children’s Center were preparing for summer break, but the day marked more than the close of a school year. After 46 years, the center’s foundress, Sr. Pat Hill, officially retired, concluding a more than six-decade career in education.

Aging Gracefully: Sisters featured in Louisville Magazine

Do nuns retire? Not really. Meet three centenarians still going strong in Nazareth, Kentucky.

Charity at High Altitude

Sister Deena has seen so much from her small clinic tucked away in the mountains. Every day presents a new set of challenges. “I will face difficulties, but I also really experience the power of prayer and support of people.”

Bhakta’s story — update

You may remember the video (below) and story of Bhakta, a young boy born with spina bifida who received care from the Sisters of Charity of Nazareth in Nepal. Sister Jyoti Thattaparampil, SCN, at the Navjyti Center in the District of Surkhet is now following up with...

Sister Joicy helps indigenous people

As a little girl, Sister Joicy had dreamt of becoming a lawyer to help the poor.

The Martinez family and Doors to Hope

“The Sisters and volunteers at Doors to Hope tell me that I have a great future. Thank you to Doors to Hope for believing in me and for helping me to reach my dreams.”

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