Global Sisters Report: Nazareth nuns support the isolated

Ever since the Darjeeling agitation began, the whole SCN Family has been in prayer with the Sisters who minister in Sangsay. Sister Deena and her community is doing all within their limits to stand with the people, as one among them and yet set apart, in helping them to tide over this crisis.

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A farmer finds the inspiration to change

“Along with my family, I am grateful to Sister Anjana and all of the Sisters of Charity of Nazareth who constantly encouraged and supported us to improve our lives!”

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Sister Dorothy’s Golden Jubilee

“My education and my ministry experience has enabled me to use my gifts and talents in ways I never imagined and yet the Spirit continues to bless me with faith, strength of character and an ability to serve my people and the family of God.”

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Meet the Sister who started it all at The de Paul School

Anne Rita found her calling back in 1945 when she joined the Sisters of Charity of Nazareth. She went on to benefit thousands of Louisville children through a program that turned into The de Paul School.

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Paying It Forward

As a child, Naveen Kumar and his late father Rambhaju, dreamed one day Naveen would become a respected leader. Against all odds, Naveen has done that. Today he is having a powerful impact on the lives of students in his village in India.

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Strike continues in Darjeeling, Sister Deena meets with patients

Sisters in West Bengal hills help others during #DarjeelingUnrest, sharing food, medicine, and visiting patients.

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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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The Sisters of Charity of Nazareth promote the dignity and equality of women and other oppressed people in Church and in society.

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From the archives

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Floods Threaten Villages & SCN Ministries in Western Nepal

The district of Surkhet where Sister work in ministry, was the hardest hit by the rains. Eighteen people were killed and 36 others went missing on Friday when flash floods triggered by incessant rains for the past two days swept away scores of houses in various parts...
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Volunteers build roof in Appalachia

Congratulations to SCN volunteers from Marion County, Kentucky, who rebuilt a porch on a house last spring in Barton, Ohio, and returned this past week to add a beautiful tin roof (Kentucky blue no less). The neighbors in this small town stopped by to compliment the...
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Catherine Spalding: Woman of Kentucky by St. Agnes Catholic School

Third and fourth grade students from St. Agnes Catholic School of Louisville, Kentucky, perform their musical play, “Catherine Spalding: Woman of Kentucky.” The play was adapted from Sister Grace Saia’s children’s book detailing the life of Mother Catherine Spalding....
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A farmer finds the inspiration to change

“Along with my family, I am grateful to Sister Anjana and all of the Sisters of Charity of Nazareth who constantly encouraged and supported us to improve our lives!”

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Helping mothers survive

If Sister Jessie’s dream comes true, no mothers will die during childbirth in her district. In one of the poorest districts of north Karnataka, Jessie Saldanha, SCN, spends days and nights working toward this goal as the head of a pilot project of Narayana Health Limited.

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Reconstruction work in progress at Jhamire Village

About 23 months after the devastating earthquakes in Nepal, people are fully engaged in rebuilding their homes even now. All 47 homes at Jhamire Village were destroyed in the killer quakes of 2015. People of Jhamire had good homes for themselves and their cattle. They...
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