Future of Charity

Future of Charity, a group of recently vowed members and women in formation with religious congregations belonging to the Sisters of Charity Federation, recently celebrated 10 years at the House of Charity. Pictured here is their first gathering.

Cutting carbon to fight climate change

WFPL profiled the Sisters of Charity of Nazareth’s commitment to reduce greenhouse gas emissions to zero by 2037 at the ministries in Kentucky and Belize.

Promoting a Church and a World for All

In the spirit of the theme for this year’s Migration Week, “Promoting a Church and a World for All,” and, in remembrance of the Holy Family’s flight to Egypt, we reject dismissing or isolating the stranger.

207th SCN Foundation Day

Sisters awaken to the ‘Now’ Moment as they remember Catherine Spalding and her early followers who heard a similar “wake up call” and stayed awake to the realities of their times.

Nazareth on Kentucky Life

Kentucky Life presents stories capturing the flavor, history, and heritage of Kentucky. Watch the recent segment where they explore the local roots and worldwide reach of the Sisters of Charity of Nazareth.

Children’s Day in Rajgir

Long time child advocate Sister Rose Plathottathil celebrated Children’s Day in Rajgir to increase awareness of the rights, care, and education of children in the country of India.

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.

Lifetime Achievement Award

Lifetime Achievement Award

At its annual dinner honoring the Priests, Brothers, Deacons and Sisters in the Chattanooga area celebrating anniversaries, the Serra Club of Chattanooga honored Judy Raley, SCN with its Lifetime Achievement Award as the person serving the longest in ministry as a vowed religious.

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Annual Report 2019

Annual Report 2019

Thank you to these donors during the fiscal year of Sept. 1, 2018, to Aug. 31, 2019, for their support of the missions of the Sisters of Charity of Nazareth.

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Memorials and Honoraries

Gifts to the Sisters of Charity of Nazareth in memory or in honor of others for the period of Oct. 1, 2019 – Dec. 31, 2019.

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House of Charity

House of Charity

On January 5-10, Chris Kunze, SCN and other Sisters from the Charity Federation gathered with young women at the House of Charity in New Orleans for a Come and Serve Weekend.

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Volunteers in Belize

Volunteers in Belize

During the Liturgy held at St. Vincent de Paul Church, eight volunteers were commissioned for a home building mission trip to Belize City, Belize. There are four sisters on this trip that sponsored the home build and are dedicating it in memory of their loving parents.

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Future of Charity

Future of Charity

Future of Charity, a group of recently vowed members and women in formation with religious congregations belonging to the Sisters of Charity Federation, recently celebrated 10 years at the House of Charity. Pictured here is their first gathering.

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2020 SCN Sports Meet of Bangalore Province

2020 SCN Sports Meet of Bangalore Province

The 2020 SCN Inter-School Sports Meet of Bangalore Province was held in Nazareth School, Chandapura on Jan. 11. The gathering initiated with honoring the dignitaries and invoking God’s presence through dance followed by a depiction of the cultural dance forms of Karnataka. 

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FamVin 2020 report

FamVin 2020 report

The Rome conference of the Vincentian Family was truly a historic moment and blessing for all. The 201 members, over these five days, grew in relationship and deeper understanding of the breadth and depth of the Vincentian Charism and Family across the globe.

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Global Ministries

United States

Since 1812

India

Since 1947

Belize

Since 1975

Nepal

Since 1979

Botswana

Since 2000

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Catholic Sisters are dynamic and passionate, dedicated to diverse ministries and charisms, lived out in community.

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.
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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.

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.

Stamps for charity

On this day, Sisters at Nazareth had a stamp trimming party. To help raise money for ministries, several Sisters helped trim stamps for Sister Miriam Ann’s stamp collecting ministry.

Sisters prepare hurricane response

This year has been especially hard for communities dealing with tropical storms and hurricanes. The Sisters of Charity of Nazareth plan to help.

Lenten Appeal

The Lenten Season calls us to fast, to pray and to give alms so that we become more like Christ.

Students volunteer in Appalachia

Presentation Academy students joined the Sisters of Charity of Nazareth in the Appalachian region of Kentucky to make preparations for assisting 700 families in need during Christmas.

Our hearts go out to those affected by Hurricane Harvey

Our hearts go out to those affected by Hurricane Harvey, the storms, and flooding in Texas. We pray for all those who have lost their homes or suffered damage. We also pray for the safety of those responding with rescue and relief efforts. May the coming days witness to God’s unfailing promise to be with us as people work to restore their lives.

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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