Contemplative Engagement Retreat

Contemplative Engagement Retreat

The second batch of retreatants in Bangalore Province, 12 in all, concluded the “Contemplative Engagement Retreat on SCN Constitutions- Conversion in a Community Of Mission” on July 20, at Chandapura. They are grateful for all the prayerful support during...
Prem Ashray site of COVID relief

Prem Ashray site of COVID relief

Prem Ashray operated by the Jaan Foundation in collaboration with the Sisters of Charity of Nazareth, one of the buildings of the Catherine Spalding Center in Ranchi was host to COVID-19 relief. The Ranchi Archdiocese continued its works of mercy during the COVID-19...
Foundation Celebration of Bethel

Foundation Celebration of Bethel

In Bethel, the Sisters of Charity of Nazareth novitiate celebrated its “Tin Year” of foundation on July 18, 2021, with gratitude and gladness. It was indeed an opportune moment to create a platform for the novices to reflect the providence of God in the past and...
Spiritual Direction Certification

Spiritual Direction Certification

Congratulations to the eight Sisters from the Patna and Bangalore Provinces who completed an 18-month certification program in Spiritual Direction under the direction of Sharon Gray, SCN! The program started with a week-long session in February 2020 in Chandapura and,...
Vasai school magazine released

Vasai school magazine released

Attached you will find The COVID-19 special souvenir. The lockdown did not deter our creativity. Despite all odds the faculty of Nazareth Convent School, Vasai worked tirelessly to bring out this edition of the school magazine. They neither approached any professional...
19 women enter formation

19 women enter formation

Nineteen candidates entered into the pre-novitiate formation program during the morning prayer service in Chandapura. They are Anjili Kerketta, Champulo Hunni Purti, Chodipamu Vineela, Enem Sandhya Tirkey, Gorety Hassa Purty, Mariam Murmu, Mary Tudu, Neha Lakra,...
Constitutions Contemplative Engagement Retreat

Constitutions Contemplative Engagement Retreat

In the Bangalore Province, 17 Sisters completed their Constitutions Contemplative Engagement Retreat on July 10, 2021, in Nazareth Convent, Chandapura. Sister Bridget Vadakkeattam and Sister Rita Puthenkalam were the facilitators of this contemplative engagement. The...
Nazareth Hospital welcomes doctor

Nazareth Hospital welcomes doctor

Dr. Nizhat Jahan, with a degree in Obstetrics and Gynecology has joined Nazareth Hospital in Mokama, India. She completed her studies in June 2020, and has many ties to Mokama. In fact, Dr. Nizhat, as the oldest of seven siblings, was born at Nazareth Hospital. Three...
Retreat on constitutions

Retreat on constitutions

Sisters from Bangalore Province, 18 in all, have begun the “Contemplative Engagement Retreat on SCN Constitutions – Conversion in a Community Of Mission” at Nazareth Convent, Chandapura. They are requesting your prayers for each of them as they...
New life through wellness

New life through wellness

Anant Lal Ram and his wife, Pushpa Kumari Durga from Jitwarpur, Nizamat in Samastipur are taking a two-week wellness treatment at Nazareth Hospital, Mokama. Anant is a retired employee of the telephone department in Samastipur and Pushpa is a government school...
A helping hand

A helping hand

Getting a ride by cycle rickshaw is one of the most affordable modes of transportation in India. Rickshaw pullers are often migrant workers or unskilled people living on the margins. Many do not own the rickshaw, which they are pulling, so every day they have to give...
International Yoga Day

International Yoga Day

Nazareth Convent Mokama Sisters Celebrate International Yoga Day Sisters and Candidates took part in the International Yoga Day by practicing yoga for thirty minutes at 5.30 pm on June 21, 2021, in the main chapel of Nazareth Convent, Mokama. The second-year...
Sisters renew vows

Sisters renew vows

SCNs Anita Murmu, Filomina Bhengra, Neetu Hembrom, Nicola Lepcha, and Priya Urau renewed their vows on June 19, 2021, during the morning Eucharistic celebration presided over by Father Praful Bara at Nazareth Convent, Ranchi, India. Sweta Baskey, SCN, also renewed her...
Renewal of vows

Renewal of vows

Congratulations to Sisters Bahamuni Rufina Baskey, Monica Hansdak, Anshumala Neera Toppo, Seema Joy Kujur, Snehlata Murmu, Salma Lepcha, and Pachola Oliva Kujur who renewed their Vows during the 6.15 pm Mass in the Nazareth Convent chapel in Mokama. On behalf of the...
Renewal of vows in Patna and Sangsay

Renewal of vows in Patna and Sangsay

Seven temporary professed Sisters, Jharna Rani Malick, Ranjita Baa, Mansuri Kujur, Monica Tudu, Nitya Toppo, Swastica Kiro, and Veronica Soren renewed their vows on June 13, 2021, at the Provincial House, Patna.Sister Mansuri joined the group via Zoom and renewed her...
Musings of a Nature Lover

Musings of a Nature Lover

Sister Sarita Manavalan has compiled her poetry into a booklet and would like to share it here in digital form. The poems are reflections on herself, social issues, nature, and the world. She says, “Through poetry, we can communicate with few words, I think. No...
Empowering domestic workers at a critical moment

Empowering domestic workers at a critical moment

Sister Saroj Kumari meets with domestic workers to empower and educate. The women gratefully responded as she gave an awareness program on the new government schemes which were recently issued by the Maharashtra Labor Welfare Board. This is to help women understand...
COVID awareness for migrant workers

COVID awareness for migrant workers

As a part of the Caritas Project for migrants in Kozhikode, Sister Gracy Thombrakudy conducted an awareness class on COVID-19 in the area of Poolakadav. She encouraged migrant workers to get themselves tested for COVID-19 which had been arranged by the government of...