The SCNs condemn racism in all its harmful forms

We, the Sisters of Charity of Nazareth, rooted in Gospel nonviolence and the call to “love our neighbor as our self” (Matthew12:31) find racism an offense against God. We pray with those who are victims and for those who are in need of awakening to a love that honors all.

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Sister Chris speaks about her new role with LCWR on Great Day Live

“A woman vital to the growth of Louisville’s original Catholic school is getting a new job in D.C. Many of you may know her in the community, Sister Chris Beckett with Presentation Academy.”

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Global Sisters Report: Nazareth nuns support the isolated

Ever since the Darjeeling agitation began, the whole SCN Family has been in prayer with the Sisters who minister in Sangsay. Sister Deena and her community is doing all within their limits to stand with the people, as one among them and yet set apart, in helping them to tide over this crisis.

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A farmer finds the inspiration to change

“Along with my family, I am grateful to Sister Anjana and all of the Sisters of Charity of Nazareth who constantly encouraged and supported us to improve our lives!”

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Sister Dorothy’s Golden Jubilee

“My education and my ministry experience has enabled me to use my gifts and talents in ways I never imagined and yet the Spirit continues to bless me with faith, strength of character and an ability to serve my people and the family of God.”

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Meet the Sister who started it all at The de Paul School

Anne Rita found her calling back in 1945 when she joined the Sisters of Charity of Nazareth. She went on to benefit thousands of Louisville children through a program that turned into The de Paul School.

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Thank you for your support! All proceeds from this raffle support the SCN missions and ministries in the United States, Belize, Botswana, India, and Nepal. Join us for a live broadcast drawing to be held on Friday, August 25, 2017, at 1:00 p.m. in Nazareth, Kentucky.

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Sisters of Charity of Nazareth

Mission

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.

Vision

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

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United States

Since 1812

India

Since 1947

Belize

Since 1975

Nepal

Since 1979

Botswana

Since 2000

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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.

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From the archives

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SCN Statement on the Paris Agreement

Read a joint statement from the Sisters of Charity of Nazareth and 12 congregations of women religious from the Sisters of Charity Federation regarding the decision for the United States to withdraw from the Paris Agreement.

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After earthquakes, people of Nepal hold onto hope

Written by Sister Suchita Kullu & Sister Malini Manjoly | All photos People around Koshidekha area are restless as the corn is getting ready to harvest as they have no storage space. Corn is their staple food. They used to preserve the corn in their attics. The...
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Sisters in Kathmandu continue to reach out to earthquake survivors

Now that the initial steps of relief work following the April earthquakes in Nepal are over, Navjyoti Center in Kathmandu is distributing blankets on to 507 families of Kavre District.

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A House for Ramesh and Rosika

In this the “Year of Mercy,” Sisters in Dharan, Nepal, helped to build a house for a family.

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Demanding reservation for women in the parliament

Sister Manisha Azhakathu and Nazareth Mahila Samiti joined the Catholic Bishops’ Conference of India and other renowned national organizations for women to demand the government to pass the Women’s Reservation Bill.

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Sister Chris speaks about her new role with LCWR on Great Day Live

“A woman vital to the growth of Louisville’s original Catholic school is getting a new job in D.C. Many of you may know her in the community, Sister Chris Beckett with Presentation Academy.”

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