Sister Lilly distributes medicine

After morning Mass, Sister Lilly makes her daily routine visit to one of the surrounding villages to distribute medicine to children and pregnant women.

Haseena’s enduring spirit

See Haseena progress over the past decade from an orphan saved by the Sisters from a Delhi brothel, to a bright student, and now a successful adult who inspires the young girls who follow behind her.

Sister Wilma, 50 years of service

Sister Wilma Ross, who has faithfully served St. Ladislas Catholic Church and the South Side of Columbus for five decades, will retire at the end of the year.

Fall colors of Nazareth

In the rhythms of creation, God graciously places cues and reminders that can regularly turn people to prayer: morning and evening; rest and work; winter, spring, summer and fall. Enjoy this video of the colors of fall at Nazareth, Kentucky.

Prayer for peace

We pray for an end to violence, hatred, anger and fear and live in hope for a world where peace prevails.

Ministry for addicts

God called Sister Donna Marie in a direction she never expected. SpiritLife, a faith-based nondenominational addiction treatment facility in Pennsylvania, brings healing to those suffering from addiction.

Sisters of Charity of Nazareth

The Sisters of Charity of Nazareth are an international Congregation in a multicultural world. Impelled by the love of Christ, in the tradition of Vincent de Paul and the pioneer spirit of Catherine Spalding, Sisters and Associates are committed to work for justice in solidarity with oppressed peoples, especially the economically poor and women, and to care for the earth. They risk their lives and resources, both personally and corporately, as they engage in diverse ministries in carrying out this mission.

The Sisters of Charity of Nazareth promote the dignity and equality of women and other oppressed people in Church and in society.

The Journey Magazine

 

Learn about the ministry of compassionate care by Sister Paula in Mississippi, how Sisters bring guidance to religious educators in Belize, and a tattoo donated with the help of an associate member helped change a woman’s life.

 

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Social Justice

The Sisters of Charity of Nazareth are committed to social ministry that includes charity and systemic change. The Office of Global Ministries emphasizes systemic change that is rooted in the Gospel and directed by the Congregation.

Fourteen young women enter pre-novitiate program in Bangalore

The rain clouds descended heavily upon Bangalore on May 20, bringing down the mercury levels and along with it a respite from the intense heat of summer. Nazareth Convent, Chandapura, Bangalore geared up with excitement to welcome candidates.

Vincentian Academy students volunteer in Belize

In a cross-cultural partnership with the oppressed, economically poor and marginalized, Students from Vincentian Academy have joined with Sisters to build a home for a family in need in Belize as part of the SCN Lay Mission Volunteer Program.

Our hearts go out to those affected by Hurricane Harvey

Our hearts go out to those affected by Hurricane Harvey, the storms, and flooding in Texas. We pray for all those who have lost their homes or suffered damage. We also pray for the safety of those responding with rescue and relief efforts. May the coming days witness to God’s unfailing promise to be with us as people work to restore their lives.

Sister Evie – A Belle of South Boston

Ninety-nine years ago in Boston, Mass., baseball legend Babe Ruth made his major league debut with the Red Sox, Joseph Patrick Kennedy Sr. married Rose Fitzgerald, and a baby girl was born to well-known City Councilor Billy Hurley and Alice Barry. Seventeen years...

Reconstruction work in progress at Jhamire Village

About 23 months after the devastating earthquakes in Nepal, people are fully engaged in rebuilding their homes even now. All 47 homes at Jhamire Village were destroyed in the killer quakes of 2015. People of Jhamire had good homes for themselves and their cattle. They...

After massive 2014 floods, Sisters continue to pick up the pieces

Torrential rainfall for three days in August 2014 and caused devastating landslides and flooding in the Surkhet District of Nepal where Sisters minister.

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