Sisters help their garden grow

Sisters help their garden grow

Three long-time friends, Sister Mary Reisz, Sister Dorothy Wilson, and Sister Dolores Greenwell, recently planted vegetables and flowers in the raised garden outside the church at the Nazareth Motherhouse. As they helped beautify the grounds they had fun playing in...
Feast Day celebration

Feast Day celebration

The Sisters at Caritas and Associates gathered on Sunday, May 9th to celebrate the Feast Day of St. Louise de Marillac with a special Mass in her honor. The Mass was followed by a catered luncheon at the newly renovated Vincentian Villa Club House. It was the first...
Welcome Robin!

Welcome Robin!

The Western Province Leadership Team and members welcomed Robin Leake today as the new pastoral administrator for St. Vincent Church. Prayers were offered during the missioning ceremony held for Robin as she begins her new ministry this week.
Sister Jackie receives two awards

Sister Jackie receives two awards

Sister Jacqueline Aceto recently received two awards. The Beth K. Fields Award for continually going above and beyond the call of duty in both profession and CASE-Kentucky. The other award is the Dean Citation award for outstanding academic excellence. Congratulations...
National Farm Worker Ministry turns 50

National Farm Worker Ministry turns 50

National Farm Worker Ministry is celebrating 50 years! National Farm Worker Ministry (NFWM) is a faith-based organization which supports farm workers as they organize for justice and empowerment. The Sisters of Charity of Nazareth (SCN) support NFWM as a Member...
Sisters begin novena for India

Sisters begin novena for India

In solidarity with all Sisters and people across India, the Sisters of Charity of Nazareth have begun praying a novena for India. United at Nazareth and across the Congregation this nine-day devotional prayer reminds Sisters they are one and together lifts up their...
Nazareth in Spring

Nazareth in Spring

See the splendor of this Holy place amongst a campus in bloom, come virtually right now to Nazareth in Spring. 🌸...
Sisters visit St. Mary’s Ryken

Sisters visit St. Mary’s Ryken

Betsy Haley from St. Mary’s Ryken in Leonardtown, Maryland, shared the following about a recent visit from Sisters. Last Friday, we were honored by a visit from a number of Sisters of Charity of Nazareth. Sister Mary Elizabeth Miller was here, who was our...
Enter the SCN Super Raffle

Enter the SCN Super Raffle

Win $20,000! Only 3,000 Tickets will be sold at $25 each. The live drawing will be held, Friday, Aug. 27, 2021, at 1:00 p.m. in Nazareth, Kentucky, and online via live webcast. Get your ticket now at https://scnfamily.org/raffle. Proceeds of the Super Raffle will go...
Serving at the Border: One Year Later

Serving at the Border: One Year Later

Sister Brenda Gonzales and Sister Rosemarie Kirwan recently shared experiences from their 2020 trip to the US/Mexico border. You may watch the presentation below. As discussed during the program, you may contact Sister Norma at the Humanitarian Center in McAllen,...
Tools of the trade: open heart, giving spirit

Tools of the trade: open heart, giving spirit

The SCN Volunteer Program has partnered with Notre Dame Mission Volunteer—AmeriCorps to offer two AmeriCorps positions on our beautiful 300-acre campus working with our Ecological Sustainability and Nazareth Grounds teams in furthering the SCN mission to “care for the...
Happy reunion

Happy reunion

On April 20 two SCNs, Anne Kull and Charlene Reebel, visited the Pittsburgh SCN’s in Carrico Hall for the first time since St. Louise Convent closed and 10 Sisters transitioned to Nazareth Motherhouse. The Pittsburgh SCNs were able to see their lovely accommodations...
Earth Day presentations

Earth Day presentations

Happy Earth Day to each of you! Thank you for all you do to care for Earth each and every day. May this and every day be a day that we appreciate and nurture Mother Earth. Carolyn Cromer and Julia Gerwe offer a report from the Office of Ecological Sustainability on...
Charity Alive dedicate trees to Nazareth

Charity Alive dedicate trees to Nazareth

Charity Alive’s Amelia Kolb joined Sister Luke, Sister Nancy and AmeriCorps volunteer Julia Gerwe to plant three trees on the Nazareth campus. They planted a Burr Oak, White Oak, and Chinquapin Oak. It was hard work, but a great time was had by all they said....
Thanks for the memories!

Thanks for the memories!

“In thanksgiving, we remember those who gave so much to Doors to Hope and have died over these years. Finally, for all who have been a part of Doors to Hope, I say Muchas Gracias.” — Loading... Taking too long? Reload document | Open in new tab...
Final graduation

Final graduation

Nine women recently graduated from the final Computer Literacy Program at Doors to Hope. Seven of the nine students attended their graduation Tuesday night in the parking lot of Doors to Hope with their families. Congratulations to these women for their hard work and...
Sister Paris joins Sister Visitor

Sister Paris joins Sister Visitor

On June 1, Paris Slapikas, SCN, will begin a new ministry as director of Sister Visitor Center in Louisville. Sister Visitor Center, a Catholic Charities program, provides emergency services to the West End of Louisville. The ministry believes in the tenets of feeding...
Environmental Justice

Environmental Justice

The Kentucky Public Service Commission held a public hearing today on the Louisville Gas & Electric case that seeks to raise rates on electricity and gas in addition to smart meter technology and de-incentivize solar energy. Written comments were submitted by SCN...
Dedicated to God and compassionate care

Dedicated to God and compassionate care

A recent story from “The Journey,” magazine of the Sisters of Sisters of Charity of Nazareth Recently, Mary Susann Gobber, SCN, celebrated 60 years as a Sister of Charity of Nazareth, with most of those years in health care ministries. She was also...
Marigolds sprouting

Marigolds sprouting

Sister Mary Middendorf planted marigolds and nurtured them until they sprouted recently. Sisters on each floor of Carrico have planted seeds that will eventually be transplanted to a place on Nazareth grounds for all to see. Today she reported that the marigolds have...