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.
Five students of Navjyoti Center were welcomed as guests and delegates during the official inauguration of the 24th Asian Foundation on Intellectual Disability (AFID) Conference in Kathmandu.
In Belize, citizens participate in week long activities to celebrate Disability Week, December 1- 7. The International Day of Persons with Disabilities is celebrated Dec 3. On December 4, The Inspiration Center, where Sr. Beverly Hoffman, SCN works as a Physical Therapist, had their annual calendar launch.
Approximately 50 Sisters and Associates gathered on Sunday, December 1, 2019 to begin Advent in prayer, sharing and socializing. The gathering was sponsored by the Louisville Area Network Associates.
At the end of a three-day training, 50 people were given two brood chambers with bees to take home to produce honey. They had attended a workshop to learn the technique of bee farming in Koshidekha, Nepal.
Am I awake, open and ready to recognize the visitations of my God in my life? Looking back over the day, can I recall an instance where I recognized Christ?
SCNs Alice O’Connell and Judy Raley along With SCNAs Carol and Steve Newton and their family participated in the 20th annual Grateful Gobbler 5k walk/run in Chattanooga on Thanksgiving morning.
Students and parents of Nazareth Academy, Mokama gathered all around the school ground for the annual sports day on Nov. 24, 2019.
Sisters living in David Hall at Nazareth gathered on Monday, November 25 to determine which items they will complete on the Roots Level of the Care for Our Common Home program.
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.
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.