The artist in Kathmandu

The happiness and well-being of every child of God is at the heart of the mission of the Sisters of Charity of Nazareth. With each stroke of his pen or brush, this young man helps complete a picture where a future of dignity and equality is realized.

International volunteers go forth

During the Liturgy held at St. Vincent de Paul church, nine lay mission volunteers were commissioned for their upcoming service trips both to Belize and Botswana.

At the border, a reflection

Sister Susan shares her experience on the US-Mexico border. She recently spent time there as a volunteer in service to migrants and refugees.

Reflection from Alabama

A group recently returned with the Sisters of Charity of Nazareth disaster relief team from Lee County, Alabama, where the tornado outbreak of March 3 devastated rural communities like Beauregard.

Rainbow Jubilee

Celebrating a combined 925 years in service to the Church, 15 Sisters were recognized as rainbow jubilarians at St. Vincent de Paul Church in Nazareth, Kentucky.

Housing for those in need

In the northeastern hills of India, Sister Lilly loaded her jeep for the long trek to visit the site of a new home being built for a single mother and her three children.

Sisters of Charity of Nazareth

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.


LENT 2019

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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.

Sisters to provide flood relief in West Point, Kentucky

The Sisters of Charity of Nazareth disaster relief ministry visited West Point, Kentucky, located 25 minutes outside of Louisville, Kentucky. The area was hit hard by flooding after the Ohio and Salt Rivers reached historic levels.

After the flood

Bangalore Province gives thanks and gratitude to all who reached out to give support during 2018 the Kerala Flood which claimed the loves of many and devastated the region.

Sister Kitty and the Saint Mary’s softball team

The Saint Mary’s Center softball team, the Rockets, that Kitty Wilson, SCN, helps coach, are seen here with players proudly displaying the ribbon each received at the end of the regional tournament held in Louisville, Kentucky, on Friday, Aug. 25. These adults are physically and educationally challenged. Coaches and spectators encourage each player to do the best they can.

In the spirit of Lent, your support becomes a sign of hope

Mounika is bright, ambitious, and optimistic. She lives in Musunuru, India. To see her, one would never guess the hardships she has endured.

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...

A Sister in ministry for the rights of migrant workers

When a migrant worker’s rights are violated, Sister Gracy steps in to help

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