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,...
Wellness in Botswana

Wellness in Botswana

Botswana has dedicated the month of September for the wellness of the people, as the country celebrates its Independence on Sept. 30. Nationwide daily prayers are held in all the village “Kgotlas” throughout the month, praying especially for the sick....
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...
Sister Martha Clan: An Interview

Sister Martha Clan: An Interview

My parents were Hubert Clan and Mary Jo Donahue Clan. Both are deceased. They had eleven children, six girls and five boys. Born February 1, 1934, I was in the middle of their eleven children. Three of my siblings have died; two brothers and one sister. Both parents...
Sisters celebrate 90th birthday of Bishop Setlalekgosi

Sisters celebrate 90th birthday of Bishop Setlalekgosi

Sisters in Botswana invited Bishop Emeritus Boniface Setlalekgosi for an outdoor meal, as he celebrated his 90th Birthday on Sept. 14, 2017. It was Bishop Boniface who invited SCNs to minister in his Diocese (Gaborone) in the year 2000. Bishop Boniface has been a...
Jubilee celebration continues …

Jubilee celebration continues …

SCN Provincial House community celebrated the Golden Jubilee of SCNs Agnes Tudu, Cassilda Castell, Mercy Thundathil, Nirmala Mulackal and Roselyn Karakattu on October 8, 2017 in Patna. Reverend Michael Ignatius, director of Navjyoti Niketan, Patna, was the main...
Shine your light

Shine your light

It is difficult for sunlight to penetrate the narrow alleys of the Delhi slums in India. Life in one such slum, Seelampur, is neither easy nor healthy. The average family earns approximately $50 a month, primarily by salvaging copper from old electrical wires....
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,...
Communication Team Members Return from Conference

Communication Team Members Return from Conference

Three members of the Global Communication Team just returned from a Communicators for Women Religious Conference at Niagara Falls in Canada last week. The conference brings together communicators from a number of Congregations to hear speakers and discuss best...
SCNs are Invited to Saint Joseph Hospital Anniversary

SCNs are Invited to Saint Joseph Hospital Anniversary

SCN family members are invited to attend a celebration of Saint Joseph Hospital’s 140th anniversary of sponsorship/affiliation with the Sisters of Charity of Nazareth. The celebration will take place at the hospital in Lexington, Kentucky, October 18, 2017, with a...
SCNs Attend Celebration at St. Peter’s

SCNs Attend Celebration at St. Peter’s

SCNs Joan Wilson Rose and Eleanor Perry, attended a special Mass in honor of St. Peter’s in Monticello, Kentucky, on September 24th. The two served in ministry years ago as members of the Southern Kentucky Pastoral Team. St. Peter’s was established in 1967, as a...
LCWR Executive Director — Position Search

LCWR Executive Director — Position Search

The Leadership Conference of Women Religious, an association of the leaders of congregations of Catholic women religious in the United States, announces the search for its next Executive Director. The conference has about 1350 members, who represent nearly 80 percent...
LIFE showcases seniors’ creations

LIFE showcases seniors’ creations

LIFE had its first Open Day to showcase the work of the seniors’ hands. This is the third event of the week to celebrate Seniors Week. Crafts were displayed including embroidery, pillow making, wine bottle vases, hand made cards and jewelry. Delicious food such...