Consultants visit Nazareth

Consultants visit Nazareth

The consultants working with the Visioning for Nazareth Committee were on the Nazareth Campus on May 12 and 13 to assess the buildings from various perspectives. They were introduced to the Sisters in the dining room on Thursday and then enjoyed the taco bar lunch. So...
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...
KY Gives Day

KY Gives Day

On May 10 rally with Kentucky Nonprofit Network and participating nonprofits on the 10th annual statewide day of action. Spread the word and donate to your favorite nonprofits and causes like the Sisters of Charity of Nazareth! This KY Gives Day we are raising support...
Blessing of candidate

Blessing of candidate

Sisters gathered at St. Vincent de Paul Church Friday, May 6, 2022, for a blessing of Miriam Juarez as she entered Candidacy.  Candidacy is the first step within the initial formation process. During this time, emphasis is placed on developing relationships with the...
Retreat held in New Orleans

Retreat held in New Orleans

The Vocation Team for the Charity Federation held a retreat, “Discerning a Mission of Love,” at the House of Charity in New Orleans. Chris Kunze, SCN, helped lead the retreat in which four women participated. Miriam Juarez, SCN candidate, was one of the retreat...
Super Raffle tickets available

Super Raffle tickets available

Support the Sisters of Charity of Nazareth missions and have a chance to win $20,000! Our Super Raffle is underway and a maximum of 3,000 raffle tickets will be sold. The tickets are $25 each. Proceeds of the Super Raffle will go to support the Sisters of Charity of...
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...
Book release at Nazareth

Book release at Nazareth

Jyoti Thottam, author of “Sisters of Mokama,” will visit the Nazareth campus on Monday, May 16, 2022, for a book release event. Sisters are invited to meet at 3 p.m. in the Columba Room as Thottam discusses her newly-published book about the pioneering Sisters who...
Dominican Sisters of Peace Celebrate 200 Years

Dominican Sisters of Peace Celebrate 200 Years

The Dominican Sisters of Peace are celebrating their 200th anniversary. A virtual prayer service will be held Sunday, May 1 from 2 to 4 p.m. to celebrate the founding of the first congregation of Dominican Religious women in the United States. The prayer service will...
Associates celebrate 50 years

Associates celebrate 50 years

Associate members of the Sisters of Charity of Nazareth gathered together in person and via Zoom April 22-24 to celebrate 50 years of their relationship with and commitment to the Sisters’ mission. The event was held in Nazareth, Kentucky.  During the three-day...
Earth Day planting

Earth Day planting

Planting, sun and fellowship surrounded an Earth Day celebration at Caritas Apartments in Pittsburgh on April 22. To highlight sustainability and care for the earth, participants planted pollinator-friendly plants such as violets and pansies as well as parsley and...
Lead, serve, & make a difference

Lead, serve, & make a difference

The SCN Volunteer Program has partnered with Notre Dame Mission Volunteer—AmeriCorps to offer two AmeriCorps positions on our beautiful 300-acre campus working with our Ecological Sustainability and Nazareth Grounds teams in furthering the SCN mission to “care for the...
Volunteer in Belize

Volunteer in Belize

Get a glimpse of what it’s like to serve alongside the Sisters of Charity of Nazareth Lay Mission Volunteer Program on a trip to Belize – building homes and relationships along the way....
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...
Bethlehem students discuss biodiversity at Nazareth

Bethlehem students discuss biodiversity at Nazareth

Bethlehem High School students came out to Nazareth campus this week for an environmental education field trip. The students discussed biodiversity and invasive plant species with Director of Ecological Sustainability Carolyn Cromer and AmeriCorps Volunteer Julia...
Hands-on learning

Hands-on learning

The Sisters of Charity of Nazareth campus near Bardstown is not only a beautiful home for our Sisters but also a place of learning and exploration for the community. Area kids visited the campus recently for the 4-H Stream Team project to learn about water quality and...
Nazareth Retreat Center is open

Nazareth Retreat Center is open

The Nazareth Retreat Center is now open and accepting reservations for individuals and groups. Upcoming retreats include Called to Hope: Catholic Social Teaching & the Environment (June 24-26) and a Personal Directed Retreat – Our Hearts are Restless (July...
The Way of the Cross in Louisville

The Way of the Cross in Louisville

A great crowd gathered in downtown Louisville for The Way of the Cross: A Walk for Justice. Julie Driscoll, Presentation Academy with Amina Bejos, and Joetta Venneman were gathered among the hundred or so present. Archbishop Fabre joined the walk as well.
Celebrating Holy Week

Celebrating Holy Week

Ahead of Easter Sunday, the Sisters of Charity of Nazareth have participated in several services during Holy Week. A blessing, supper and Mass were held for Holy Thursday. On Good Friday, Sister Sangeeta Ayithamattam, Sister Michelle Grgurich and Sister Susan Gatz...