Statement for peace on the US-DPRK crisis

Statement for peace on the US-DPRK crisis

Last week, the Sisters of Charity of Nazareth leadership teams gathered in Orlando, Florida, with 650 members of the Leadership Conference of Women Religious (LCWR) for their annual meeting. During that annual meeting, it was apparent through discussions that...
A farmer finds the inspiration to change

A farmer finds the inspiration to change

“I was roaming around with friends and drinking alcohol. There was tension and unhappiness in my life and for my family.” These are the words of Arvind. He is a farmer in the village of Maunadhi near Kutuderi Village where Sister Anjana Kunnath ministers...
Sister Marina Thazhathuveettil: An Interview

Sister Marina Thazhathuveettil: An Interview

I, Marina Thazhathuveettil, SCN, am a native of Thidanad in Kerala. Born on October 6, 1949, I am the fifth child of Kurian and Bridget Thazhathuveettil. In the school, I was enrolled as Marykutty T. K., (in Kerala, people use the first letter of the family name and...
In Nepal, Sisters celebrate Youth Day with blood drive

In Nepal, Sisters celebrate Youth Day with blood drive

On the occasion of International youth Day on August 12, youth club members of Navjyoti Center organized a blood drive. It was conducted in coordination with the Red Cross Society of Surkhet. 14 youths including two Sisters donated blood. Since the program was held in...
Workshop in Mokama to protect children in our care

Workshop in Mokama to protect children in our care

Twenty-seven Sisters attended a workshop on August 12-13, 2017 to prepare a ‘child protection policy’ for Patna Province in Mokama. Reverend Christu Das, director of SIGN (Social Initiatives for Growth and Networking) based in Ranchi, was the resource...
Following Jesus all the way

Following Jesus all the way

Octogenarian Bridget Kappalumakal, SCN, raised funds for the National Prison Ministry of the Catholic Church on Aug. 13 at St. John’s Medical College Hospital Chapel, Bangalore. Even after standing outside the chapel for three Eucharistic Celebrations from 6:30 a.m to...
Sister Dorothy’s Golden Jubilee

Sister Dorothy’s Golden Jubilee

Congratulations to Dorothy Jackson, SCN, who celebrated her Golden Jubilee with a special Mass held August 12 at 4 p.m. at St. Martin de Porres Church in Louisville, Kentucky. The Mass included an SCN Jubilee Liturgy and a Renewal of Vows, followed by a Jubilee...
Caring for the well being of the neighboring community

Caring for the well being of the neighboring community

In a first of its kind, a medical team from Narayana Hrudayalaya Hospital conducted a free check up for breast cancer and oral cancer for parents, staff and Sisters in Nazareth School, Chandapura on July 29, 2017. 150 women and 80 men apart from the students and...
SCN Raffle Sold Out

SCN Raffle Sold Out

The SCN Super Raffle is sold out. Thank you for your donations! All proceeds from this raffle support the SCN missions and ministries in the United States, Belize, Botswana, India, and Nepal. Join us for the live broadcast drawing to be held on Friday, Aug. 25, 2017,...
SCN Archives open house

SCN Archives open house

Sarah Ferriell, SCN, (above) was among many SCNs and Nazareth employees who enjoyed the Archives open house which displayed materials from Maryland ministries. The display included items from Camp Maria Retreat Center, Camp St. Florence, St. Joseph School, Our...
Meet the Sister who started it all at The de Paul School

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

Sister 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. GDL joins The de Paul School in celebrating their 47th...
Summer Session held for Vincentian Academy freshman

Summer Session held for Vincentian Academy freshman

Incoming freshman were introduced to their new school during Summer Session. Summer Session starts with a Mass and brunch for incoming freshman and their families. The students then spend the week at LaRoche College, taking classes in Math, English, Social Studies,...
Last chance to purchase raffle tickets

Last chance to purchase raffle tickets

Only about 250 raffle tickets are remaining and will sell out soon. If you are holding payments for raffle tickets that you have sold, please turn them in as soon as possible to the Office of Mission Advancement. Don’t miss your chance to enter the Sisters of...
Novices visit bio reserve

Novices visit bio reserve

Fifteen SCN novices along with Sister Janice Rathappillil spent three days with the Taru Mitra bio reserve in Patna reflecting on the state of the Earth. They joined in the organic farm, celebrated friendship with trees by tying rakhis “amulets” on them,...
Wilson family gathers at Nazareth

Wilson family gathers at Nazareth

Many members of the Wilson family gathered for a reunion at Nazareth from Friday until Sunday. Eleven of the 17 Wilson siblings were present. On Saturday evening, Sisters joined the family festivities in the drawing room for conversation, games, and refreshments....
Sister M. Audrey Drap: An Interview

Sister M. Audrey Drap: An Interview

July, 2016 (My comments, Mary Gene Frank, SCNA, will be in parentheses and in italics.) Upon introducing myself, the first question from Sister Audrey is, “Do you like hockey?  How about football?” Sister Audrey is a great sports fan.  On the wall in her room is a...