Realignment Task Force

Realignment Task Force

The realignment task force team was engaged in meetings at Nazareth Convent, Mokama starting on Feb. 26, 2021. Sister Mary Sujita, SND, is the facilitator, and Sister Sangeeta Ayithamattam ( liaison) is also participating in the meetings. The provincials of both...
Sale Parish event

Sale Parish event

People gathered at Sale Parish for a two-day annual gathering of all the Catholics in their deanery. Sister Leena Toppo is part of the organizing committee of the parish. Many eminent speakers spoke on faith, education, politics, migration, and the current realities...
Sisters ‘Under 55’ Gather in Mokama

Sisters ‘Under 55’ Gather in Mokama

The “Under 55” Sisters of Charity of Nazareth of Mokama campus had a wonderful get-together at Nazareth Convent, Mokama, guided by Sister Sangeeta Ayithamattam, SCN president, on Feb. 8, 2021. During the ice-break, each one was invited to pick up a coin of different...
Ministry Fund creates change

Ministry Fund creates change

For a long time I have been intending to write to you all but never materialized! Today I hope to send this letter. More than to say ‘Thank You’ to the SCN Ministry Fund team, I want to share with you all the unbelievable positive changes that are happening in the...
Well Done Sister Mary! Mokama Archivist Moves On …

Well Done Sister Mary! Mokama Archivist Moves On …

With no particular interest, no knowledge of setting up, maintaining, and working in archives, Sister Mary Chackalackal succeeded in doing it very well. In eleven years of hard work (September 2000 to August 2011) Sister Mary accomplished setting up one of the best...
Under 50 gathering

Under 50 gathering

19 Sisters of Charity of Nazareth who are below 50 from the Patna area gathered in the Provincial House on Jan. 31 for an evening of reflection, prayer, and sharing around their life and ministry. The gathering was facilitated by Sister Sangeeta Ayithamattam. Sister...
More Sisters receive the vaccine

More Sisters receive the vaccine

Sisters Elveera Pereira and Princy Mathew received the Covishield vaccine at Kurji Holy Family hospital in Patna on the first day of vaccination for all health care workers. Along with doctors, nurses, employees, Sisters of Charity of Nazareth and Medical Mission...
Republic Day Celebration

Republic Day Celebration

Republic Day was celebrated with much vigor and enthusiasm in the premises of Nazareth Convent Ranchi. On this occasion, Hon. Tanushree Sarkar of the Child Welfare Committee as chief guest and Sister Sangeeta Ayithamattam, SCN President, as a guest of honor, graced...
Solidarity with farmers

Solidarity with farmers

Sister Sangeeta Bara and Rita Barla share their expression of solidarity with the farmers of the nation. We represented Sisters of Charity of Nazareth and the Peace & Justice forum of Bihar and joined the Conference of Religious of India, New Delhi, to be with the...
Republic Day 2021

Republic Day 2021

Sisters of Charity of Nazareth will be raising the flag and celebrating across India. Republic Day is a national holiday in India. It honors the date on which the Constitution of India came into effect on Jan. 26, 1950, replacing the Government of India Act (1935) as...
Second contemplative engagement retreat

Second contemplative engagement retreat

The second Contemplative Engagement Retreat on the SCN Constitutions is in progress in Nazareth Convent, Mokama. It began on Jan. 6 in the evening and will complete on Jan. 12 evening. Sisters from Patna Province, 50 in all, along with Sister Sangeeta Aithamattam from...
A Dream Come True

A Dream Come True

A book on the six Sisters of Charity of Nazareth pioneers to India, “A Dream Come True”, authored by Sister Marianne Puthoor, SCN, was officially released by Sister Sangeeta Ayithamattam on Jan. 6, 2021. Sister Sangeeta gratefully remembered all those who...
Jubilee bells ring out – Diamond, Gold, and Silver

Jubilee bells ring out – Diamond, Gold, and Silver

Sisters of Charity of Nazareth of Patna Province celebrated the Diamond Jubilee of Sisters Anne Marie Thayilchirayil and Ann George Mukalel; Golden Jubilee of Sisters Ann Scaria Menonparampil, Teresa Kotturan, and Vinita Kumplankel; Silver Jubilee of Sisters Jyoti...
The ‘New Now’ of 2021 to each of you!

The ‘New Now’ of 2021 to each of you!

New Year, tomorrow, next year, these are all ideas and measurements we use neglecting the present. New Year/tomorrow will never come because these are concepts and illusions. NOW, (not even TODAY) is the reality.  Let us welcome, be consciously aware of this NOW...
Contemplative Engagement Retreat

Contemplative Engagement Retreat

The first Contemplative Engagement Retreat on SCN Constitutions started in Nazareth Convent, Ranchi on Dec. 27. 35 Sisters of Patna Province are participating in this retreat. SCNs Josita Eniakattu and Sushma Bodra are guiding the Sisters through contemplation and...
Jubilee Celebrations in Gaya

Jubilee Celebrations in Gaya

Diamond Jubilarian, Sister Anne Marie Thayilchirayil, and Silver jubilarian, Sister Sophia Joseph Pampackal were honored with joyful jubilee greetings, songs, flowers, and garlands at Nazareth Academy, Gaya on Dec. 19, 2020. Sister Ann George co-Diamond Jubilarian was...
Associates in Patna

Associates in Patna

On the Foundation Day of SCNs in India, nine SCNAs came together in the Provincial House of Patna. During Mass two of them, Kamala Devi and Fulmantj Xess, renewed their commitment. Four of them who made a commitment last year could not come. They had lunch with the...