Poor People’s Campaign

Poor People’s Campaign

Tess Browne, SCN, participated in the Poor People’s Campaign in Massachusetts. The Massachusetts Poor People’s Campaign is a six-week period of activism and nonviolent civil disobedience demanding a shift of political attention to address issues of poverty,...
Educational material support for the poor

Educational material support for the poor

As the new academic year began in Nepal, Navjyoti Center has provided educational materials to 212 school going children. Economically and socially disadvantaged students were selected from various categories like the child clubs of Navjyoti Center, ex-students of...
Eight Sisters make vows in Mokama

Eight Sisters make vows in Mokama

The convent chapel in Mokama looked colourful with the summer flowers from Mokama and from the Darjeeling Hills on the special occasion of the First Vows of Monica Tudu, Nitya Toppo, Prema Tudu, Ranjita Baa and Snehlata Murmu and the Final Vows of SCNs Anita Murmu...
Celebrating lifetime commitment to religious life

Celebrating lifetime commitment to religious life

Years of growing in the love of God and a deep desire to be messengers of God’s Love led Sisters Mary Bincy Joseph, Beronika Bilung, and Josephine Antony Mary to make their perpetual vows on May 12, 2018, at Nazareth Convent, Chandapura. Woven with meaningful Indian...
Sister Jacqueline graduates with honors

Sister Jacqueline graduates with honors

On May 9, 2018, Jacqueline Aceto, SCN, graduated with high honors from Jefferson Community & Technical College with an Associate in Arts degree, as well as an Associate in Human Services degree and a Certificate in Women’s...
Sisters at Nazareth prepare to travel to assembly

Sisters at Nazareth prepare to travel to assembly

At the Sunday Mass in Nazareth, Kentucky, Sister Mary Elizabeth explained the General Assembly logo and how it has been used for prayer and reflection leading up to the assembly. The logo with candles will remain on the altar in St. Vincent de Paul Church for the...
Golden Jubilee Year of Nazareth Vidya Niketan

Golden Jubilee Year of Nazareth Vidya Niketan

“When we honor the past we energize the future and present becomes a celebration.” April 30, 2018, was a landmark in the history of education in Chatra as Nazareth family came together to witness the golden jubilee year 2018-19 opening ceremony of Nazareth Vidya...
Eight women enter the novitiate

Eight women enter the novitiate

MORE PHOTOS — On behalf of the Congregation, Philomena Kottoor, SCN, provincial, accepted eight pre-novices, Alma Xaxa, Asha Bage, Asrita Lugun, Neetu Hembrom, Priya Asrita Marandi, Promila Kisku, Saroj Kumari and Swati Kujur into the two-year novitiate program...
Sister Carlette featured on  Sacred Stories podcast

Sister Carlette featured on Sacred Stories podcast

Sacred Stories is an Aster Award-winning and hallmark publication of Catholic Health Initiatives. Sacred Stories tell of moments of heightened awareness of God’s divine presence in our workplace, written by our employees and medical staff members – moments that could...
West Point update

West Point update

The SCN Disaster Relief Team has been working in West Point, Kentucky, over the past several weeks. This group of gracious volunteers, led by Amy Ulrich, finished a trailer that was flooded by the Salt Fork and Ohio Rivers in early March. They replaced wallboard and...
Blessing prayer for the Associates of Botswana

Blessing prayer for the Associates of Botswana

The SCNs and Associates gathered in Kanye community on April 29, 2018, to wish and bless the two Associates, Anna Mosele and Beatrice Manda who are going to leave for India on May 6 to participate in the General Assembly of 2018. They will be accompanied by Sister...
Aging Gracefully: Sisters featured in Louisville Magazine

Aging Gracefully: Sisters featured in Louisville Magazine

By Anne Marshall Photos by Mickie Winters Louisville Magazine – May 2018 Do nuns retire? Not really. Meet three centenarians still going strong in Nazareth, Kentucky. Down a highway that rolls like loose ribbon and across a railroad track, the Sisters of Charity...
Homebuilding concludes in Belize

Homebuilding concludes in Belize

VIEW MORE MEDIA — Our hearts are so happy for the new homeowner, Sherlene Garnett, and her family. The newly constructed house looks beautiful and the students from Vincentian Academy should be so proud of all their hard work. These young volunteers are totally...
Sister Chris runs the Kentucky Derby miniMarathon

Sister Chris runs the Kentucky Derby miniMarathon

Louisville’s Kentucky Derby Festival is a community celebration, one of the premier events of its kind in the world. It brings fun, excitement, international recognition and a spirit to Louisville, Kentucky, that is unmatched anywhere. Part of that excitement is the...
Featured parish events from Chatra

Featured parish events from Chatra

Hario Parish of Chatra Deanary hosted youth seminar from. Around 250 youth attended the seminar. Rt. Rev. Bishop Anand Jojo, DD, Bishop of Hazaribag was the Chief Guest.The theme of the seminar was “Youth- Know Yourself.” Word of God and Sacrament of...
Vincentian Academy students volunteer in Belize

Vincentian Academy students volunteer in Belize

On Friday, April 20, during the 9:00 a.m. liturgy which was held at St. Louise Chapel, eight students from Vincentian Academy, Rita Canton, principal, Jacqueline Hopkins, assistant to the principal, Lynne Belko, parent, and Tootsie Gish, SCNA were commissioned for...
Published poem by Sister Sarita

Published poem by Sister Sarita

Sarita Manavalan, SCN, wrote the attached poem entitled “The Mother Earth” which was published in the April issue of The New Leader. It features “Care for our Common Home” on the occasion of Earth Day. For years, caring for the earth and the...
Sister Camille receives honor from LaRoche College

Sister Camille receives honor from LaRoche College

Camille Panich, SCN, was honored April 20 as a Distinguished Alumni Circle Award Recipient of LaRoche College. She is pictured receiving her award along with the President of the College, Sister Candace Introcaso, CDP, Ph.D. Sister Camille ’73, Ed.D., M.Ed., has held...

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