In the commission of charity

In the commission of charity

A German charity organization recently spent some time in Katmandu with the Sisters. They learned about ministries and took photos. They share their thoughts about this journey with the Sisters. — Dear Sr. Lisa, About three months after our visit in Nepal we`re...
Volunteers complete mission in Montana

Volunteers complete mission in Montana

“Friday was the final day of work here on the Crow Reservation. We finished not only sealing and staining Chief Plenty Coup’sHouse butt were able to complete the home of Mary DeCrane. Mary is an elder who is sharing her home with other members of her clan....
Teaching the Gospel of Love

Teaching the Gospel of Love

Jane Karakunnel, SCN, taught the Gospel of St. John, the gospel of faith, life, and love to 47 lay people from the Dioceses of Patna, Buxar, Muzaffarpur, and Bettiah at Navjyoti Niketan, Catechetical Center of Patna Archdiocese from June 19-23, 2017. Sister Jane is in...
Sister Wilma Ross: Practicing Her Faith Through Serving

Sister Wilma Ross: Practicing Her Faith Through Serving

Wilma Ross, SCN (right) visited with Sharen Baldy, SCN, in Columbus, Ohio. originally printed in the Catholic Times, Columbus, Ohio Most sisters who have been in a religious community for several decades have served in many places. Sister Wilma Ross, SCN, is an...
International Yoga Day

International Yoga Day

On the occasion of International Yoga Day, Nazareth Hospital in Mokama organized a yoga session for the public in the outpatient department. In the beginning of Yogasana, Sushma Xaxa, SCN, gave a short introduction about International Yoga Day and the benefits of...
Volunteers visit the Crow Nation in Montana

Volunteers visit the Crow Nation in Montana

The Montana big blue sky and the rolling prairies caressed by majestic mountains in the distance gives one a sense of freedom and deep appreciation of the natural beauty that surrounds the Crow Nation. Volunteers for the Sisters of Charity of Nazareth arrived in...
General Assembly Steering Committee Letter, June 2017

General Assembly Steering Committee Letter, June 2017

June 20, 2017 Dear Sisters and Associates, On behalf of the General Assembly Steering Committee, we want to keep everyone informed on how we plan to communicate with the congregation in the months leading up to the General Assembly. Our desire is to effectively...
Summer program for young Sisters

Summer program for young Sisters

One-by-one, the 21 young Temporary Professed Sisters of Patna Province kept coming to Mokama, on a quiet, hot and humid day, May 28, 2017. The place became full of life for each one was delighted to see the other. It was a joy for the retired Sisters in Mokama to...
Remembering Marylee King, SCN

Remembering Marylee King, SCN

By request, here presented for you, is the welcome by Mary Serra Goethals, SCN, and the reflection by Adeline Fehribach, SCN, for Marylee King, SCN’s funeral. Welcome | Reflection...
Sister Therese Martin Blehar: An Interview

Sister Therese Martin Blehar: An Interview

June 2016 (The remarks of the interviewer are in italics. Sister is referred to by both her baptismal name ‘Margaret’ and her religious name ‘Therese Martin’ in this story.) Therese Martin: A young Sister Therese Martin poses for her picture On May 20, 1930, Margaret...
Nazareth Home Clifton wins award

Nazareth Home Clifton wins award

From Nazareth Home It is with great pride that we announce that Nazareth Home Clifton has been named an AHCA/NCAL National Quality Award Bronze Award recipient. This award from the American Health Care Association and National Center for Assisted Living recognizes...

Obituary of Marylee King, SCN

Sister Marylee King, SCN, formerly Sister George Cecilia King, 87, a native of Topeka, Kansas, died at Nazareth Home, Louisville, on June 11, 2017. Sister had been a professed Sister of Charity of Nazareth for 65 years. Sister served as a teacher in elementary...
SCN Statement on the Paris Agreement

SCN Statement on the Paris Agreement

Below is a joint statement from the Sisters of Charity of Nazareth and 12 congregations of women religious from the Sisters of Charity Federation. The leaders of the Sisters of Charity Federation of North America, representing nearly 4,500 Sisters and Associates,...
‘Pres Girls’ volunteer with Sisters in Belize

‘Pres Girls’ volunteer with Sisters in Belize

Volunteers from Presentation Academy in Louisville, Kentucky, joined the Sisters of Charity of Nazareth in Belize for a volunteer immersion experience. The group returned to a home built by the SCN Lay Mission Volunteer Program four years ago. They finished painting...
World Environment Day

World Environment Day

June 5 was celebrated with great gusto by the people living in the remote villages surrounded by the famous Kauleswari Mountain in Chatra District. Prior to the day people walked (Padayatra) from village to village not minding the scorching heat, a radius of 5...
Working towards clean atmosphere

Working towards clean atmosphere

World Environment day was celebrated at Marian English Medium, Anakkampoil, school on June 6. The deputy range forest officer, Mr. Ragesh N addressed the students and inaugurated the ECO club. Sincy Sebastian...
SCN Volunteers

SCN Volunteers

“Arrived in Belize City on Saturday morning safe and sound, as the young women were filled with enthusiasm, as we begin our Mission experience. On Sunday, we were treated to a wonderful Belizean meal with Sister Amina Bejos’s family in  San Ignacio....