New Province Leadership Installed

It has been an exciting and busy few days as Provincial Leadership Teams for the Western and Bangalore and Patna Provinces have been installed, along with province Board members.  Each of the leaders will serve their province for five years. The new Leadership Teams...
Sister Jacky visits ministries before return to U.S.

Sister Jacky visits ministries before return to U.S.

Sister Jackulin Jesu, the Vice President of the Sisters of Charity of Nazareth, visited ministries in India before leaving for the United States. Sister Jacky returned safely to Nazareth on May 31 and was welcomed by Sisters at the airport. In India, Sister Jacky...
Patna Province – Celebration of Gratitude

Patna Province – Celebration of Gratitude

Sisters, Novices, Sisters of Charity of Nazareth Associates and Candidates gathered together on May 31, 2022, to express their gratitude and appreciation for the outgoing Patna Province Leadership Team and Board Members, Sister Philomena Kottoor, Sister Amelia Moras,...
Bangalore Province Celebrates Leaders, Jubilarians

Bangalore Province Celebrates Leaders, Jubilarians

On the last day of the Marian month of May, the Sisters of Bangalore Province came together for the Golden and Silver Jubilee celebrations and to appreciate the leadership of Amrita Manjaly, SCN, and her team for their five years of accompaniment in mission and...
Jubilee and Appreciation Day

Jubilee and Appreciation Day

The Bangalore Province Jubilee and Appreciation Eucharistic Celebration will go live at 10:30 a.m. India time, 1:00 a.m. Nazareth time, on May 31, 2022.
Thank You, Patna Province Leaders

Thank You, Patna Province Leaders

A thanksgiving prayer and supper were held at the Nazareth Convent, Mokama, for Sister Philomena Kottoor, the outgoing provincial of the Patna Province. Sister Philomena was elected as provincial for the Patna Province in 2017, along with Vice Provincial Sister Amelia...
Author visits Nazareth campus

Author visits Nazareth campus

Jyoti Thottam, author of “Sisters of Mokama: The Pioneering Women Who Brought Hope and Healing to India,” recently visited the Nazareth campus for a special book release event. During her visit, Jyoti answered questions about her book, which explores the lives of six...
First and Perpetual Profession of Sisters in Mokama

First and Perpetual Profession of Sisters in Mokama

Five second-year Novices, Alisha Gidh, Anjelina Thithio, Jyoti Minj, Mamta Tete, and Preeti Tigga, pronounced their first vows and three Sisters of Charity of Nazareth, Anshumala Nira Toppo, Pachola Oliva Kujur and Seema Joy Kujur, pronounced their perpetual vows in...
Contemplative Engagement Retreat

Contemplative Engagement Retreat

Fifteen Sisters of Bangalore Province came together on May 3, 2022, at Nazareth Convent, Chandapura, for the last of the Contemplative Engagement Retreat on Sisters of Charity of Nazareth Constitutions organized by the International Constitutions Contemplative...
Postulants enter novitiate

Postulants enter novitiate

It is a day of great joy for the Sisters of Charity of Nazareth and Bethel to welcome 13 pre-novices into the novitiate on May 8, 2022. Sister Philo Kottoor and Sisters on the campus gathered together for a prayer service led by Sister Anice Vattukulam. Sister Philo...
Golden Jubilee at Kallanode

Golden Jubilee at Kallanode

Bridget Kappalumakal, SCN, shares the following report from the Golden Jubilee Celebration at Kallanode on April 30, 2022. The auspicious day, April 30, 2022, was welcomed in by natural fireworks and music in the form of thunder, lightning, strong wind and heavy rains...
Labor Day in Belize and India

Labor Day in Belize and India

May 1 is Labor Day, also known as International Workers’ Day or May Day, in India and Belize. Observed in several regions around the world, International Workers’ Day is a time to commemorate the achievements of the labor movement and the historic...
House Blessing in Nongdiwah

House Blessing in Nongdiwah

April 28 was an auspicious day for the Sisters of Charity of Nazareth’s mission in Nongdiwah, North East, as the new convent was blessed with a beautiful, well-organized function. The Eucharistic celebration was presided over by Father Anselm Nonglang, the...
Sisters featured on podcast

Sisters featured on podcast

Jyoti Thottam, author of “Sisters of Mokama: The Pioneering Women Who Brought Hope and Healing to India,” recently spoke with host Scott Rank of the History Unplugged podcast. In the April 19 episode, Thottam discusses how the Sisters of Charity of Nazareth immersed...
Final journey of Sister Anne Marie

Final journey of Sister Anne Marie

Anne Marie Thayilchirayil, SCN, was given a tearful adieu by her Sisters, family members, parishioners of Gaya, Nazareth Old Students Association, and co-workers. Sister Anne Marie’s mortal remains were brought to Nazareth Convent chapel accompanied by Sisters of...
Inter-Province Formation Meeting 2022

Inter-Province Formation Meeting 2022

Amidst the global health, economic, and social crisis in the world today, the inter-province formation team was able to gather for the first time after the COVID-19 pandemic at Chandapura, Bangalore. The members present were SCNs Anice Vattukulam, Arpita Mundamattam,...
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...