Christmas card exchange

Christmas card exchange

The Sisters at Nazareth have participated in a Christmas card exchange with the students at Mother Catherine Academy (MCA) in Mechanicsville, Maryland for three years. The cards have been distributed to Sisters at Nazareth. Here is a sample of the beautiful designs...
Advent at Nazareth Retreat Center – Week 03

Advent at Nazareth Retreat Center – Week 03

Advent with Nazareth Retreat Center is a series of short reflections on timely issues facing our world today in relation to the Gospel message for each Sunday of Advent. It is the Sisters’ hope and prayer that these reflections will be a source of wisdom,...
Advent prayer

Advent prayer

In Louisville, Kentucky, Sisters met outdoors to pray at an Advent wreath. They meet each Sunday at 12:15 p.m. during Advent and the candles are lit every night from 5:30 p.m. to 11:30 p.m. They also met around a pinata. The history of the pinata is filled with...
Advent at Nazareth Retreat Center – Week 03

Advent at Nazareth Retreat Center – Week 02

Advent with Nazareth Retreat Center: a series of short reflections on timely issues facing our world today in relation to the Gospel message for each Sunday of Advent. All reflections will come from members of the Sisters of Charity of Nazareth. It is the...
Virtual prayer group during Advent

Virtual prayer group during Advent

During the Advent Season, a group of Sisters and laywomen are joining together virtually for prayer, reflection, and sharing. Dec, 2 was the first gathering with the theme “Accepting God’s Invitation”.
Advent Mass live from Nazareth

Advent Mass live from Nazareth

Join the Sisters of Charity of Nazareth in the celebration of Mass live from St. Vincent de Paul Church in Nazareth, Kentucky, every Sunday of Advent at 10:30 a.m. (9 p.m. in India) and on Christmas Eve at 7:15 p.m. (5:45 a.m. Christmas Day in India) at the following...
Knitting for those in need

Knitting for those in need

Sister Joan Robishaw is a very active “retired” Sister! As you see in the photo, her hands have not been idle. She has been busy throughout the year making mittens, scarves, and hats for children. This project of caring began not long after she moved to...
Advent at Nazareth Retreat Center – Week 03

Advent reflection

Welcome to Advent with Nazareth Retreat Center: a series of short reflections on timely issues facing our world today in relation to the Gospel message for each Sunday of Advent. All reflections will come from members of the Sisters of Charity of Nazareth. It is the...
Busy as a beaver … happy as a lark

Busy as a beaver … happy as a lark

If you have been on the grounds of our Nazareth campus lately, chances are that you have seen our AmeriCorps member, Julia Gerwe, busily working with any of our wonderful grounds crew or ecological sustainability team. Or perhaps you’ve seen her enjoying the beautiful...
Sisters Place

Sisters Place

Sisters Place faithfully provides opportunities for families and individuals to overcome poverty and homelessness through empowerment, housing, wellness, personal and professional advancement services. Sisters Place recently shared this video entitled Sisters House...
Advent Mass live from Nazareth

Advent Mass live from Nazareth

Join the Sisters of Charity of Nazareth in the celebration of Mass live from St. Vincent de Paul Church in Nazareth, Kentucky, every Sunday of Advent at 10:30 a.m. (9 p.m. in India) and on Christmas Eve at 7 p.m. (5:30 a.m. Christmas Day in India) at the following...
Twin birthdays

Twin birthdays

Identical twin sisters, Sister Mary Jane Rhodes and Sister Anna Marie Rhodes turned 90 today! Sister Anna Marie was unavailable for a photo due to safety precautions around COVID-19, so here is a double-take of Sister Mary Jane. Motherhouse coordinators at Nazareth...
Two SCNs receive Tower Awards

Two SCNs receive Tower Awards

The Tower Awards is an annual mission-driven event honoring women leaders in their fields and highlighting the contributions and talents of these role models to Presentation Academy students and the Louisville community. Two Sisters of Charity of Nazareth were...
Merger Anniversary

Merger Anniversary

On November 15, 2008 the Vincentian Sisters of Charity (VSCs), of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, formally merged into the Sisters of Charity of Nazareth. The merger of our Congregations has brought gifts in mission, in ministries, in friendships, and God’s blessings....
Memorial for Daniel Rudd

Memorial for Daniel Rudd

The Archdiocese of Louisville honored Daniel Rudd a prominent 19th century Black journalist and civil rights activist on Sunday, Nov. 1. SCNS Marilyn Shea, Marlene Lehmkuhl, Rita Davis, and Susan Gatz joined parishioners from St. Joseph and St. Monica parishes along...
Welcome to Caritas Sister Dolores Ann

Welcome to Caritas Sister Dolores Ann

The Sisters at Caritas Place, in Pittsburgh, welcomed Dolores Ann Therasse, SCN, to their local community with notes on her door, some Halloween treats, and a special prayer service. Welcome to CARITAS, Dolores Ann, May you find here among us: A place of rest A spirit...
Halloween at Nazareth

Halloween at Nazareth

Enjoy some photos of the Halloween celebration at the Motherhouse on Saturday. The Sisters had a costume contest and a parade for the Sisters in Carrico. View a video of the Halloween parade here: https://vimeo.com/474808883/1008188476
SCNs adapt to changes amid COVID-19, stay connected

SCNs adapt to changes amid COVID-19, stay connected

From the Kentucky Standard. Nazareth is a place known to be full of life and community. Amid the novel coronavirus pandemic, however, the Sisters of Charity of Nazareth have had to adapt to a new way of living from a distance, which has been accompanied by both...
Abiding in the Present

Abiding in the Present

The Western Province Gathering From Boston to Belize, from Pittsburgh to Tennessee and beyond, Sisters and Associates joined the first ever virtual Western Province Gathering held this weekend, October 23-25, 2020. Through the use of technology, over 150 participants...