Sister Dorothy’s Golden Jubilee

Sister Dorothy’s Golden Jubilee

Congratulations to Dorothy Jackson, SCN, who celebrated her Golden Jubilee with a special Mass held August 12 at 4 p.m. at St. Martin de Porres Church in Louisville, Kentucky. The Mass included an SCN Jubilee Liturgy and a Renewal of Vows, followed by a Jubilee...
Transitions lead to transformation

Transitions lead to transformation

Read more on Future of Charity Sister Judy Donohue During Palm Sunday weekend, my sister Margaret, visited me during my mission time in Belize City, Central America. When I became impatient waiting on an event, she would then sing me this song: “Have patience, have...
Entrance to novitiate in Mokama

Entrance to novitiate in Mokama

View more photos. Basanti Lakra, SCN, Provincial, accepted the ten Pre-Novices, Filomina Bhengra, Joy Baxla, Jyoti Tudu, Monica Hansdak, Nicola Lepcha, Priya Toppo, S. R. Jharna Rani Mallick, Salima Ekka, Salma Lepcha and Swastica Kiro into the two-year Novitiate...
Sisters pronounce perpetual vows in Bangalore

Sisters pronounce perpetual vows in Bangalore

SCNs in Bangalore celebrate the perpetual vows of sisters Sisters Jansel and Josephine Arul pronounced their perpetual vows on May 6, 2017 at Nazareth Convent, Chandapura in the presence of SCNs, Priests, religious from other congregations and their family members. In...
Sister Miriam Walter Celebrates 70th Anniversary

Sister Miriam Walter Celebrates 70th Anniversary

See more photos. Sunday, March 26, was a day of joy and surprises for Sister Miriam Ann Walter, SCN, as she celebrated 70 years of religious life. Mass for her intentions was offered at the Cathedral of the Assumption in Louisville, Kentucky. Sister Rochelle Marie...
The Calling: Becoming a Sister late in life

The Calling: Becoming a Sister late in life

By Kacie Goode | The Kentucky Standard Flowers one of Nazareth’s newest SCNs Sr. Marie Flowers described herself as a “church nerd” growing up. “I had always been very involved in the church,” she said. “I sang in the choir for 20-something years” and could recall...
Nazareth’s own ‘Iron Nun’

Nazareth’s own ‘Iron Nun’

Recently Sister Lisa Polega completed her first sprint triathlon and she shares this reflection about exercise has become a part of her spiritual journey. “I completed my first sprint triathlon on my 50th Birthday! I’ve engaged in 5K runs and century...
Entrance to pre-candidacy in Belize

Entrance to pre-candidacy in Belize

On Friday Sisters in Belize joined Elisa Rodriguez (second from the right) in a small prayer service to officially welcome her to the pre-candidacy program. This means that Elisa is now officially discerning with the Sisters of Charity of Nazareth in Belize. Please...

Final Vows in Mokama

SCNs Grace Binita Tuti, Jayanti Marandi, Kitamai Catherine Sinku, Manisha Bara, Olive Ekka, Sheela Barla, Sushila Telra and Tarcisia Hembrom made their final vows at the Convent chapel in Mokama, India, on May 11. Carlette Gentle, SCN, was also present for the...

An Hour of Reflection On God’s Call for Women …

Please join us as we gather for an hour of prayer and reflection in discerning God’s call in our lives.  Am I being called to marriage or religious life? This evening is for single, Catholic women, ages 18-45. We will gather for a period of reflective prayer and...

Acceptance of First Candidates in Botswana

The expanded Botswana Community. To see more photos click here. December 1, 2012 was a Red Letter Day for the Sisters of Charity of Nazareth as the Congregation was celebrating the closing of the Bicentennial Year in Botswana, two young women took a bold step to...

Inter-Community Novitiate, St. Louis

Sister Marie Flowers shares about the Inter-Community Novitiate Program… I am grateful and excited for the opportunity to participate in an Inter-Community Novitiate in St. Louis, Missouri.  The 23 Novices in my program represent: Sisters of Providence,...

¡Felicidades Sister Isa!

Isamary García, SCN, receives a blessing from Fr. Joseph Rankin and everyone in attendance as she renewed her vows as a Sister of Charity of Nazareth during a Eucharistic Liturgy yesterday at St. Rita Catholic Church, Louisville, Ky. BELOW — Isamary García,...

Women couldn’t resist calling to become a sister

By JENNA MINK The Daily News Pictured second from left, Sister Nancy Gerthon a recent mission trip in New Orleans Nancy Gerth fought the calling to become a nun. She even went to college, joined a sorority, had a boyfriend and worked at Kentucky Fried Chicken. But she...

Online Vocation Discernment Retreat

Online Vocation Discernment Retreat Monday, January 9th to Friday, January 13th, 2012 To register: www.sisters-of-charity-federation.org For help needed with registration contact: Sr. Maria Iglesias, SC @ 908-295-5476 P.A.T.H.S. Paying Attention To the Holy Spirit...