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.

Pre-novices received into novitiate

Sister Amrita Manjaly, SCN Provincial of Bangalore Province, received six pre-novices, Alisha Gidh, Anjalina Thithio, Jyoti Minj, Mamta Tete, Mariam Hembrom and Preeti Tigga into the novitiate program in the presence of the Sisters of Charity of Nazareth in Chandapura on May 10, 2020.

Sisters and coronavirus relief efforts

Sisters in the Bangalore province of India are reaching out to those affected most by the coronavirus. Through food distribution to the hungry, designing and sewing PPEs, stocking medicines, awareness campaigns, and offering online counseling, the Sisters of Charity of Nazareth continue their ministries as they adapt to the new normal.

A message from the Office of Mission Advancement

Although everything around us continues to change, God’s love never does. Our prayer for each of you is that you may be sheltered, supported, and encouraged by God’s strong and enduring love.

Mask making for the greater good

The Sisters of Charity of Nazareth express deep gratitude to Sister Rosemarie for her diligence in making masks. She has been going at a fast pace churning them out. Those masks have gone directly to the health office at the Motherhouse in Nazareth, Kentucky.

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

The birds that call Nazareth home

The birds that call Nazareth home

Pope Francis said in Laudato Si’, “The very flowers of the field and the birds which his human eyes contemplated and admired are now imbued with his radiant presence.” Nazareth is home to over 100 bird species and counting. This week as we celebrate Laudato Si’, bird surveyor Jennifer Snyder takes us on a tour of Nazareth’s habitat and introduces us to some of the birds that call Nazareth home.

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Video from Nazareth Academy, Gaya

Video from Nazareth Academy, Gaya

‘Every Cloud has a Silver Lining’ – A beautiful video message for everyone during these difficult times prepared by the students of Nazareth Academy, Gaya.

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Chatra relief work

Chatra relief work

Sister Joel Urumpil with the help of women’s groups, youth organizations, NGOs, and people of goodwill, are doing COVID-19 relief work as well as awareness activities in Chatra District, Jharkhand.

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Sisters featured on Bihar news

Sisters featured on Bihar news

The Sisters of Charity of Nazareth appeared on a Bihar television news program for their initiatives during the coronavirus pandemic.

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Sisters make perpetual vows

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.

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Reaching out to two villages in Ranchi

Reaching out to two villages in Ranchi

The COVID-19 pandemic has threatened to root out lives and livelihoods. During our many hours spent in silence and prayer, we were called forth to share our “mite” to fight the “mighty” battle of the coronavirus.

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United States

Since 1812

India

Since 1947

Belize

Since 1975

Nepal

Since 1979

Botswana

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Kenya

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Volunteer

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.

Prayer Requests

Prayer is an important component in the life of the Sisters of Charity of Nazareth.
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.

After storm comes to Nazareth, SCN volunteers respond

SCN volunteers were hard at work cleaning the cemetery after a storm hit the Nazareth campus.

The power of the adolescent girl

The International Day of the Girl Child (October 11) was celebrated in a unique way at the Sister’s ministry of Navjyoti Center in Dharan, Nepal.

St. John’s Belize Immersion Trip

St. John Francis Regis Church, in Hollywood, Maryland, along with their Pastor, Father Ray Schmidt, travelled to Belize, in Central America, and built a home for a family in need.

VCS pairs with college Students

This school year Vincentian Collaborative System is offering free room and board to six students in a one-year intergenerational residency through LaRoche University, trading no-cost accommodations for their tech-savvy skills.

Orphans and vulnerable children at Mmopane Village, Botswana

The Orphans and Vulnerable Children’s Center at Mmopane Village in Botswana has 45 children this year between the ages of 3 to 6 years, who are from very poor socio-economic backgrounds. Some are orphans, some are on antiretroviral drugs, and others are children of...

Mask making for the greater good

The Sisters of Charity of Nazareth express deep gratitude to Sister Rosemarie for her diligence in making masks. She has been going at a fast pace churning them out. Those masks have gone directly to the health office at the Motherhouse in Nazareth, Kentucky.

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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