Helping mothers survive

If Sister Jessie’s dream comes true, no mothers will die during childbirth in her district. In one of the poorest districts of north Karnataka, Jessie Saldanha, SCN, spends days and nights working toward this goal as the head of a pilot project of Narayana Health Limited.

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Serving people with joy

“Do you love God enough to serve His people with joy?” To a young girl this question stuck. Now, Alice O’Connell, SCN, serves people in one of the poorest counties in Pennsylvania. She does so with her compassionate presence. She does so joyfully.

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Mother Catherine’s collection of letters give perspective on her life

Sister Mary Ellen Doyle supplements her definitive biography of the influential educator and humanitarian with this meticulously edited and annotated volume: Catherine Spalding — A Life in Letters.

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Against tough odds, a nurse makes her dream come true

A light for young women and an inspiration for many economically poor young girls, to dream big and work hard to achieve in life.

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The Martinez family and Doors to Hope

“The Sisters and volunteers at Doors to Hope tell me that I have a great future. Thank you to Doors to Hope for believing in me and for helping me to reach my dreams.”

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Join the Journey – A South India Story

Jean West, reflects on her journey to India with the Sisters of Charity of Nazareth

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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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Social Justice

The Sisters of Charity of Nazareth are committed to social ministry that includes charity and systemic change. The Office of Global Ministries emphasizes systemic change that is rooted in the Gospel and directed by the Congregation.
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A Life Dedicated to Education

“It’s rewarding to see students master something, to really learn something. I get far more out of being here than I give.”

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The Martinez family and Doors to Hope

“The Sisters and volunteers at Doors to Hope tell me that I have a great future. Thank you to Doors to Hope for believing in me and for helping me to reach my dreams.”

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Bhakta’s story — update

You may remember the video (below) and story of Bhakta, a young boy born with spina bifida who received care from the Sisters of Charity of Nazareth in Nepal. Sister Jyoti Thattaparampil, SCN, at the Navjyti Center in the District of Surkhet is now following up with...
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A flourishing rural school

St. Mary’s High School is one the best schools in the locality every year, nearly 600 students.

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Annual gathering of Nazareth School of Nursing alumni in Delhi

One of the high points was the presentation of a plaque to the first nurse from Nazareth School of Nursing who completed her Ph.D.

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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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