Setting a Place for My Sister

Setting a Place for My Sister

Sisters Place held its annual breakfast, “Setting a Place for My Sister,” on Friday, October 6. The fundraising breakfast also included raffle baskets and other items for silent auction. Several SCNs were able to attend in support of this shared ministry...
Commissioning of volunteers to India

Commissioning of volunteers to India

Sarah Geier, SCN, Kristy Reynolds, LeAnne Moore, Karen Lazowski, and Erin Kelly are flying to India now. They will be there until Nov. 3, in ministry at Asha Kiran. The volunteers will be engaged in a variety of activities, helping children get ready for school, help...
Race for the Cure

Race for the Cure

Sister Kitty Wilson volunteered to work during the Susan Komen Race for the Cure on Saturday. This is the world’s largest and most successful education and fundraising event for breast cancer. The series of 5K runs and fitness walks raises significant funds and...
And to care for the earth

And to care for the earth

Director of Ecological Sustainability Carolyn Cromer is working with the Grounds Committee and others to bring back native plants to Nazareth Campus. This effort is part of an overall commitment to the Community’s goals for sustainability, caring for the Earth,...
Children participate in blessing

Children participate in blessing

SCNs in Pittsburgh invited children from the nearby Vincentian Child Development Center to have their stuffed animals blessed by Fr. David on St. Francis Feast day.
Group visits former SCN school

Group visits former SCN school

SCNs Dorothy Jackson, Susan Kilb, and Judy Raley along with SCNAs Carol and Steve Newton visited the building in Dayton, TN which housed St. Genevieve School opened by the SCNs in 1891. The building now serves as a...
Young associates bring new perspective

Young associates bring new perspective

On the first weekend of October, eight young adults gathered with Charity Alive facilitators SCNs Luke Boiarski and Nancy Gerth at Nazareth, Kentucky, for visioning and planning for the future of Charity Alive. The make-up of the group covered the spectrum – from a...
Centenarian Sisters at Nazareth

Centenarian Sisters at Nazareth

Sister Alice Teresa Wood will soon celebrate her 101st birthday on Oct. 11. Here she is pictured with two other Sisters of Charity of Nazareth centenarians, Sister John Ann Kulina to her left, 100, and Sister Evelyn Hurley to her right,...
SCNs listed on Global Catholic Climate Movement

SCNs listed on Global Catholic Climate Movement

During the Season of Creation, Christians around the world have prayed and acted together to protect our common home. You are part of this movement. Your prayers and actions made a difference. Thank you! Creative acts of prayer 500+ global Season of Creation events...
The Spirit of Mother Catherine

The Spirit of Mother Catherine

Nancy Gerth, SCN, brought the Spirit of Mother Catherine to Presentation Academy to help introduce her to the first year students in preparation for their retreat that will take place at Nazareth next week. Sister Nancy talked about Louisville and education for girls...
Michelle Grgurich, SCN – 25th Jubilee Reflection

Michelle Grgurich, SCN – 25th Jubilee Reflection

EZ 18:25-28; PHIL 2:1-11; MT 21:28-32 As I looked back on the 25 years that have passed since I entered religious life, Sept. 15, 1992, I searched for something that would capture my experience and pretty quickly I thought about the Dayenu, a song of remembrance and...
National Catholic Education Association President’s Award

National Catholic Education Association President’s Award

Mary Angela Shaughnessy, SCN, received the National Catholic Education Association President’s Award at the NCEA Gala in Washington, DC. on Oct. 2, 2017. Throughout her acceptance speech, her passion for Catholic education showed forth. During the evening attendees...
Future of Charity members gather

Future of Charity members gather

Future of Charity members from Nazareth and Cincinnati gathered on Saturday night with Sister Marie Flowers to celebrate her gifts to us all. The Sisters shared stories, sang songs, and had a blessing ritual.
A chance encounter with two teachers

A chance encounter with two teachers

Judith Apple, the religion and art teacher at Vincentian Academy shares the following. “As we were celebrating 85 years, and chatting with the Sisters, I thought I recognized my science teacher from 1969 at St. Sebastian School, indeed it was her, Sister Denise...
The UN and You

The UN and You

The UN and You published by Teresa Kotturan, SCN, can be read here. The issue highlights last week’s actions at the United Nations on the 72nd General Assembly. — Download [675.76...
#ShareJourney

#ShareJourney

On September 27th, Pope Francis invited people around the world to use social media to love their neighbors and share the journey of the millions of migrant and refugee families who are seeking safety and a decent life. The Sisters of Charity of Nazareth joined in...
Vincentian Academy celebrates 85 years

Vincentian Academy celebrates 85 years

Vincentian Academy was founded as Vincentian High School on November 14, 1932, as a private, independent, Catholic boarding school for girls. The school now celebrates its 85th year, providing young women and men a world-class college preparatory education for the...
Praying for Puerto Rico

Praying for Puerto Rico

Over the years the Sisters of Charity of Nazareth have taught students from Puerto Rico at several SCN high schools and colleges. These alums are part of the SCN Family. We feel very concerned about their welfare in the wake of the terrible destruction and devastation...