Creating a Toolbox for Prayer

Creating a Toolbox for Prayer

Two Wings of My Prayer Life By Jane Karakunnel, SCN Part of the Toolbox for Prayer series h Download in PDF format As an Indian Christian Religious, the two wings of my prayer life are Biblical and Indian Spirituality. At home, we had everyday family prayer which...
Blessing of the Hands

Blessing of the Hands

In honor of National Healthcare Workers Week, Sister Barbara Flores blessed the hands of the nursing staff. Sister Barbara described the power of the nurse’s touch as they are the ones who accompany the Sisters at their most venerable and critical moments. She...
Way of Light Reflection

Way of Light Reflection

Nazareth Retreat Center is hosting a prayerful reflection through Zoom, “Way of Light”, that will reflect on a series of images that continue the Easter story. This free event will take place on May 21st from 9-11 am. REGISTER online to receive the Zoom...
Improving Health and Saving Lives

Improving Health and Saving Lives

Improving Health and Saving Lives Campaign for a TB free India A much-loved Sister in India has spent years helping to restore health to the very ill and create awareness around a prevalent disease. Nirmala Mulackal, SCN, had a key role as part of a collaboration to...
Education policy seminar

Education policy seminar

Gyan Deep Vidyalaya had two days seminar on SCN Education Policy. The resource people were Sisters Priya and Sister Marianne.
Farewell party at O’Connell Hall

Farewell party at O’Connell Hall

On March 22nd, the Sisters living in O’Connell Hall hosted a farewell pizza party for Sister Mary Margaret Reid as she prepares to move from O’Connell Hall to the 3rd floor of Carrico. Candles were placed around the table as a joyful reminder of all that Sister...
Women earn caregiving certificates

Women earn caregiving certificates

Two students who have been working alongside the hospice in Metsimotlhabe, Botswana, for over five years were recently helped to pay for their studies. The women had not been formally trained. The students were assisted with the tuition fees for their training, while...
Day of Remembrance: Karkardooma, Delhi: March 24

Day of Remembrance: Karkardooma, Delhi: March 24

We join in gratitude to God for our SCN Community in Karkardooma, Delhi as we remember the history and cherish the legacy of this mission. Let us also especially pray for this community and for the people of Karkardooma, Delhi on 24th March, which marks the opening of...
Webinar on systemic change

Webinar on systemic change

On March 5 & 6 (Bangalore), and 12 & 13 (Patna), a webinar was conducted by the Systemic Change Committee. The webinar, Constitutional Consciousness towards Systemic Change, included participants from India, Nepal, Botswana, and Kenya. The team members along...
Finding God in Nature

Finding God in Nature

Finding God in Nature She can be seen studying animals on the trail, or answering questions of those interested in birding. A lifelong environmental enthusiast, Pat Bartolo, SCN, has often volunteered as a nature camp counselor.   Her love of nature and strong...
Serving those in need

Serving those in need

Above, the newly built house for Shakira, Trevon, Chloe, and R.J Neal During this season of Lent, the Sisters of Charity of Nazareth led volunteers to build a house in Belize for a family in great need. In doing this work they say they have felt humbled and blessed to...
Hotel management course

Hotel management course

We are very happy to announce that since 2017 Navjyoti School, Dharan, has been conducting classes for grades 11 and 12. During Covid, classes were not able to be properly held, nor was there a proper space or facility to conduct them. However, over the past two...
Women of the Church

Women of the Church

During recent Executive Committee meetings, much of the focus was on Oneness across the Congregation in living out the SCN charism. It has often been said, “Wherever one Sister of Charity is, there we all are.” In many diverse countries and cultures and various...
Continuing the call to respond

Continuing the call to respond

The Sisters of Charity of Nazareth disaster relief team worked with Taylor County Emergency Management to get in contact with a family near Campbellsville to continue their cleanup efforts from December 2021 tornados that decimated this community. The family, who...
Stations of the Cross for Justice

Stations of the Cross for Justice

Sisters and Associates gathered at St Vincent Church for Stations of the Cross for Justice. The reflections on each station focused on refugees and immigrants. The series of reflections began Friday, March 4 with a focus on overcoming racism and will continue on March...
Creating a Toolbox for Prayer

Letting Scripture Speak

Letting Scripture Speak By Maggie Cooper, SCN Part of the Toolbox for Prayer series h Download in PDF format Lectio Divina is a special kind of Scripture prayer. The term means a “holy reading” or “a prayerful reading” of Scripture. It is a process of praying with...
Women’s Day celebration in Surkhet

Women’s Day celebration in Surkhet

Navjyoti Center Surkhet began its Women’s day celebration on March 5th in Navjyoti Center. It was a combined celebration by Navjyoti Cooperative and Navjyoti Center for the women’s groups. The main slogan was “Gender equality today for a sustainable...
Full Circle

Full Circle

Open hearts, a renewal of the spirit, and the people who have the wonderful privilege of walking along on this journey. Over the years, Women in Circle has empowered countless women. It is a safe house in Louisville, Kentucky, for those in recovery, many of whom are...
Sister Mary Ninette visits Bethlehem High School

Sister Mary Ninette visits Bethlehem High School

In 1819, Sisters of Charity of Nazareth founded Bethlehem High School. Continuing the legacy, Mary Ninette Manning, SCN, visited the girl’s basketball team and left them with words of encouragement, as they prepare for their first game in the state...