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Students immerse themselves in Appalachian culture

Bethlehem High School is taking a three-week winter term with their teacher, Brigid Manion, to learn about the music, art, history, and life in Appalachia. Some of the exposure so far has been, reading a novel together, making and playing the dulcimer, clogging, and...

Hutchins renews beekeeping tradition at Nazareth

Terry Hutchins has revitalized the honeybee population on the Sisters of Charity of Nazareth campus and has started to collect honey, something that he estimated hadn’t been done in 50 years.

Snow falls at Nazareth

The first Kentucky snow of 2022 blanketed the home of the Sisters of Charity of Nazareth and with it brings the beauty of Mother Nature.

Volunteers bring chainsaws and wheelbarrows

From The Record: Santa Claus brings toys and cheer. Jesus brings love and salvation. The Sisters of Charity of Nazareth bring chainsaws and wheelbarrows.

Nazareth toy drive

Employees at the Sisters of Charity of Nazareth collected toys this week to take to Bowling Green for the children that have been affected by the recent tornado disaster in Kentucky.

Sisters response to KY tornadoes

The Sisters of Charity of Nazareth have been responding during times of crisis for over 200 years. With the support and prayers of the Congregation, Sister Luke will continue to lead trained disaster relief volunteers throughout Kentucky.

News

The sacred right to vote

The sacred right to vote

Joint Statement from Leadership Conference of Women Religious and National Black Sisters’ Conference on this, Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day

Celebrating Pongal

Celebrating Pongal

South India begins celebrating Pongal, a four-day harvest festival, from Jan. 14. The festival marks the end of the winter solstice and the journey of the Hindu sun god Surya to the north. Pongal is traditionally prepared in clay pots decorated with leaves, flowers, or kolam artworks. Chandapura community joined in the celebrations.

Grounded in place: When the global becomes local

Grounded in place: When the global becomes local

In this new year, may we all find the capacity to love a little deeper, and to reimagine a world filled with peace. May this intention begin with lending neighbors a helping hand and building our own “connection to place,” wherever that may be and whatever that may look like.

Students immerse themselves in Appalachian culture

Students immerse themselves in Appalachian culture

Bethlehem High School is taking a three-week winter term with their teacher, Brigid Manion, to learn about the music, art, history, and life in Appalachia. Some of the exposure so far has been, reading a novel together, making and playing the dulcimer, clogging, and...

Hutchins renews beekeeping tradition at Nazareth

Hutchins renews beekeeping tradition at Nazareth

Terry Hutchins has revitalized the honeybee population on the Sisters of Charity of Nazareth campus and has started to collect honey, something that he estimated hadn’t been done in 50 years.

Musunuru Musings

Musunuru Musings

Sister Jacky reflects on her time with the Sisters and the people they serve in Musunuru.

Marietta Saldanha, SCN

Marietta Saldanha, SCN

Marietta Saldanha, SCN, 85 died, Friday Jan. 7, 2022, at Shalom, Nazareth Convent, Mokama. She was in her 60th year of religious life.

Click to see more from her burial service.

Memorial prayer service

Memorial prayer service

Sisters, Novices, and Candidates gathered together for the memorial prayer service of Sister Marietta Saldanha in convent chapel on the evening of Jan. 8, 2022.

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Mission Statement

We 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, we and our Associates are committed to work for justice in solidarity with oppressed peoples, especially the economically poor and women, and to care for the earth. We risk our lives and resources, both personally and corporately, as we engage in diverse ministries in carrying out this mission. – General Assembly 2013

Am I called to be a Sister of Charity of Nazareth?

Catholic Sisters are dynamic and passionate, dedicated to diverse ministries and charisms, lived out in community.

The Journey Magazine

Read the Congregational magazine highlighting Sisters and ministry stories from the Sisters of Charity of Nazareth around globe.

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Volunteer

Sponsored by the Sisters of Charity of Nazareth, we invite lay women and men to a cross-cultural partnership with people, especially the oppressed, economically poor and marginalized, primarily in the areas in which Sisters, Associates and/or members of the Sisters of Charity Federation are called to mission.

Prayer Requests

Prayer is an important component in the life of the Sisters of Charity of Nazareth.
We welcome the opportunity to support you in prayer.

Ecological Sustainability

Recognizing the interrelatedness of all creation, the Sisters of Charity of Nazareth’s mission includes the commitment to care for Earth. Sisters are committed across the Congregation to address the destruction of natural resources and the ecological and environmental crisis.

Social Justice

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

Legacy Society

The SCN Legacy Society recognizes with gratitude those who have remembered the Sisters of Charity of Nazareth in their estate plans.

Learn More

You are invited to reach out and learn more about the Sisters of Charity of Nazareth.

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