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Sisters of Charity-Halifax Launch New Website

As our way of marking International Women’s Day and the U.S. National Catholic Sisters Week, we’ve launched our new Sisters of Charity-Halifax website.  Please check it out and share with others:  www.schalifax.ca. You’ll see that it highlights Joyful Witness, Collaboration and Solidarity as three main themes.  As you scroll down, there are pages on Vincent’s Way […]

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Sisters of Charity Federation – Welcoming the Stranger Among Us

Each month, the Sisters of Charity Federation will be posting images from Charity Federation archives that demonstrate how these congregations “Welcome the Stranger Among Us,” the theme of the 400th anniversary of Vincentian charism. This first month, the photograph comes from the Archives of the Sisters of Charity of Cincinnati and illustrates the work of […]

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Sisters of Charity: Rebuilding Lives with Love

We are always on mission. We are always trying to live, be and do what being a Sister of Charity is all about. Because this is who we are. In our good days and our bad days, we are sisters of Charity. – Sr. Jane Iannucelli, SC President Enjoy the video and description below on […]

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New Solar-Paneled Parking Lot in Leavenworth

The new solar-paneled, 50-space parking lot on the Sisters of Charity of Leavenworth (SCLs) Mother House campus – a first in Leavenworth – officially went “live” on Friday, November 11. The SCLs hosted a transfer of energy ceremony that day to flip the switch to activate the new solar power generating system. In line with […]

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Building an Interfaith Community of Hope in Leavenworth

With a strong commitment to be one organization with one name in one building and the mission to serve persons living in poverty, the Leavenworth Interfaith Community of Hope is getting ready to construct a new facility. The 6,000 square foot building will be located at 3rd and Kiowa on property donated to the non-profit organization […]

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30 Years of Ministering to NYC’s Homeless Population

One of our sisters (Sister Dorothy Gallant, SC) knew a Sister of Mercy (Sister Teresa Skehan, RSM) and they were very distressed with the homeless people that they would meet on the street who often had no one to talk to, people would walk around them, almost treat them as if they were objects rather […]

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Committing Globally to Another World

Three Canadian women religious from the Sisters of Charity Federation participated in the 2016 World Social Forum (WSF) August 9-14 in Montreal, Quebec with thousands of people from around the world. The two Acadian (French-speaking) women religious were Sisters Hélène Allain of Moncton, New Brunswick (photo above left) and Irène Leger of Pointe-de-l’Église, Nova Scotia […]

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Pray for Sisters Found Dead in Mississippi

News released from the Sisters of Charity Federation today, August 25, 2016: Charity family, We regretfully inform you that earlier today, Sister Paula Merrill with the Sisters of Charity of Nazareth, and Sister Margaret Held with the School Sisters of St. Francis, were found dead in their shared home in Durant, Mississippi. The Durant police and the […]

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TV Series Inspired by Sister Blandina Segale

Challenging Billy the Kid? Calming angry mobs? Not your typical Sister of Charity! Sister Blandina Segale, an Italian-born nun with the Sisters of Charity of Cincinnati, will be the subject of a TV series entitled “At the End of Santa Fe Trail.” Segale, who is on a path toward possible Sainthood, was an advocate for […]

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