At Nazareth, employees donate to Room in the Inn

At Nazareth, employees donate to Room in the Inn

After the first year of service of the Room in the Inn program in Nelson County, Kentucky, a winter shelter for homeless men, women, and families, the need arose for supplies to participants who transitioned to permanent residences. Sister Janet Ballard came up with...
POFA Christmas Gathering

POFA Christmas Gathering

POFA sponsored their third Christmas gathering for the Sisters in the Columba Room in the Motherhouse at Nazareth on Monday, Dec. 11. The Sisters enjoyed homemade treats from staff and Christmas bingo with prizes to the winners. See more photos. Christmas bingo...
Harp ensemble performs at Nazareth

Harp ensemble performs at Nazareth

On the evening of Tuesday, Dec. 12 a harp ensemble played Christmas music for the Sisters and Associates at Nazareth. The group was led by Lorinda Jones, who has a passion for Kentucky roots music, which has led her to a career as a music therapist, music educator,...
Faith Group – Followers of Catherine

Faith Group – Followers of Catherine

By Jo Ann Paulin Our Faith group that meets at Nazareth on the third Sunday of each month in the meeting room behind the front desk in O’Connell Hall had dinner at Old Talbott Tavern after Mass December 10. We rejoiced that we had time together before Christmas. At...
Associates make recommitment

Associates make recommitment

Associates and Sisters attended the three year recommitment of Brad Hilgert and Andy Meyer at Nazareth Home in Louisville on the Solemnity of The Immaculate Conception. It was wonderful to celebrate this service with the Sisters and residents...
Inspired for a life of service

Inspired for a life of service

Friends Embrace SCN Charism TaNaá Davis and Andreiona Williams have known each other since the sixth grade. They were instant friends and have remained close since then. So much so, that they complete each other’s sentences and burst out with laughter when a simple...
SCN Foundation Day

SCN Foundation Day

Massachusetts SCNs & SCNAs gathered to celebrate Foundation Day on Saturday, Dec. 2, at the Catherine Spalding House in Brockton. Mary Elizabeth Miller gave a wonderful update on SCN news & spent time informally sharing. Shirley Howe led a beautiful prayer...
Charity Alive visit Nazareth

Charity Alive visit Nazareth

Several members of Charity Alive spent the weekend at Nazareth for their biannual meeting. They enjoyed their accommodations in the Volunteer House where they gathered for prayer, planning, and support. Their service project of choice was decorating several Christmas...
Saint Joseph nursing leadership retreat

Saint Joseph nursing leadership retreat

Nursing leaders from Saint Joseph Hospital, Saint Joseph East, and Saint Joseph Jessamine enjoyed a day of learning and mission focus at Lexington Art’s Place on Nov. 10. The theme for the day was, “Bringing hope, healing, and wellness to You.” Relationship and team...
A gift of hope

A gift of hope

Gerry and Susan Hope met on a blind date. Susan was the co-captain of the basketball team at Presentation Academy in Louisville, Kentucky at the time and Gerry was a student at Saint X High School. Looking back now on their 50 years of marriage, they recall their...
An afternoon with Mother Catherine at St. Thomas

An afternoon with Mother Catherine at St. Thomas

A group of Associates and SCNA candidates gathered at St. Thomas in Kentucky for an afternoon with Mother Catherine. They took a tour of the log house, the church, and hiked to the springhouse. Sister Maria Vincent Brocato portrayed Mother Catherine and talked about...
Sisters prepare for Appalachian Christmas

Sisters prepare for Appalachian Christmas

Sisters Anne Magruder, Angela Hicks, Molly Thompson, Luke Boiarski, Marie Becker and SCNA candidate, Elaine Bellflowers, traveled to Kentucky Cornerstone in Beattyville, Kentucky, to assist Dora Ross for her annual Christmas event to be held on Dec. 9. For two days,...
Vincentian Academy celebrates 85 years

Vincentian Academy celebrates 85 years

Vincentian Academy celebrated its 85th Anniversary this week with an Anniversary Gala held at the Le Mont Restaurant in Pittsburgh. Many SCNs attended the event. The Sisters of Charity of Nazareth received the Women of Courage Award. Sister Mary Elizabeth Miller...
Sisters receive thank you notes

Sisters receive thank you notes

Overwhelmed with joy and surprise, Luke Boiarski, SCN, received a box as a gift this week from Alive in You – Catholic Conference and Service Camp. The box contained a donation and many letters from a group of young people who attended their summer camp. The letters...
Join the Journey 2017

Join the Journey 2017

On a beautiful afternoon in Louisville, Kentucky, friend of the Congregation, Jean West welcomed 400 attendees to Join the Journey, a luncheon for the Sisters of Charity of Nazareth. It was an opportunity to praise and thank those supporters who have blessed the SCN...
Helen Blodgett, SCN Renewal of Vows

Helen Blodgett, SCN Renewal of Vows

Friends and family gathered with Helen Blodgett, SCN, in Philadelphia to celebrate her Renewal of Vows on her 40th anniversary. Congratulations Sister Helen! In photo: (from right) Sister Helen’s great nice Brieanna, her in-law Julie, Sister Helen, and...
Sister Laurine inducted into Hall of Fame

Sister Laurine inducted into Hall of Fame

Congratulations to 2017 Memphis Catholic Hall of Fame inductee Laurine Dichtel, SCN!  The Memphis Catholic High School Hall of Fame, initiated in 2011, honors graduates, teachers, and notable supporters. The Hall of Fame recognizes individuals associated with Catholic...