SCs Raise Awareness
at Flying Pig Marathon
A number of Sisters of Charity and SC Associates joined together to participate in the weekend events of the Cincinnati Flying Pig Marathon while also raising money for the Intercommunity Justice and Peace Center (IJPC) and awareness of religious life. Sisters Annie Klapheke, Andrea Koverman and Tracy Kemme joined S. Leslie Keener, CDP, for a relay team. Also participating were Sisters Marcel DeJonckheere, Peggy Rein and Joyce Richter. SC Ministry Foundation covered the registration fees for Sisters participating in this year’s event.
On Friday, May 1 Sisters and Associates volunteered at the Cincinnati Convention Center as ambassadors to Expo attendees. Their participation also raised funding for IJPC.
S. Georgia Kitt looks back 50 years to her first meeting with the Sisters of Charity. To read ...
Presents Women of Beauty
The Sisters of Charity of Cincinnati Spirituality Center presented Women of Beauty on Saturday, April 25. Norma Rocklage, OSF, facilitated the program which focused on beauty around us, on the beauty that we are as individuals, as women created in the image and likeness of God, and as a community. To learn more about the retreats offered by the Spirituality Center ...
"Be quite cheerful in the disposition of willing everything that God wills."
- St. Vincent de Paul)
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DPCR Hosts Appreciation Luncheon
DePaul Cristo Rey High School hosted an appreciation luncheon for its seniors and Corporate Work Study supervisors on Friday, April 24. The Sisters of Charity Congregation, as a Corporate Work Partner, helps to sponsor student work teams in small not-for-profit companies that otherwise would not be able to offer and benefit from the Corporate Work Study Program. Highlighted at the luncheon were the varied work opportunities afforded to this first graduating class of DPCR. CEOs, company advisors and directors were honored for their participation. Sister Board members and volunteers were in attendance.
April Mission Electronic
Mission is the quarterly electronic newsletter dedicated to promoting the mission of the Sisters of Charity of Cincinnati. To view ...
Dayton Associate Carla Rush recently became the mission advancement coordinator for the North American Conference of Associates and Religious. To learn more about our Associate in Mission and her connection with the SC Community …
S. Paula Gonzalez Honored
Congratulations to S. Paula Gonzalez, who was honored as a Cincinnati Enquirer Woman of the Year at the annual recognition luncheon April 22 at the Hyatt Regency Hotel, Cincinnati. S. Paula was one of 10 local women to receive this year’s honor for their contributions to the community. To read a press release …
Earth Day Fair Educates, Motivates
EarthConnection, the SC Spirituality Center and the Office of Peace, Justice and Care for Creation celebrated Earth Day on April 22 with its second annual Earth Day Fair. Sisters, Associates and employees were encouraged to stop by to learn more about caring for our Earth while earning chances for raffle items. Among the activities included were the opportunity to calculate their water footprint, purchase produce from a Farmers’ Market and speak with a representative from Rumpke Recycling.
Visit the Future of Charity Blog
In anticipation of the World Day of Prayer for Vocations on Sunday, April 26, we encourage friends of the SC Community to visit the SC Federation’s Future of Charity Blog. This collaborative ministry appeals to many readers. Written by younger, newer vowed members or women in formation, the blog’s goal is to communicate the women’s love of God and of religious life while drawing others ever more deeply into “the beauty of God.” Please take a moment to visit the Future of Charity Blog and even make it one of your “favorites.” To view, visit http://futureofcharity.blogspot.com/.
Save the Date!
The next Year of Consecrated Life activities will take place on Saturday, June 13 and Friday, June 19. The Sisters of Charity of Cincinnati will be partnering with Price Hill organizations to host service opportunities for individuals of all ages.
Our plan is to have the volunteers collaborate for three hours (arrive at 9 a.m. and leave by noon). We will invite all participants to then go to the Sisters of Charity Motherhouse for lunch and to have an opportunity to talk about the experience together and visit with Sisters. We encourage all Sisters, Associates and employees in the area to participate.
Please mark your calendars and be sure to check our website as the dates get closer to learn how you can help Wake Up the World! To learn more about the Year of Consecrated Life …
A Response to Love
S. Delia Sizler reflects on her experience of living a consecrated life.
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Join Us On Instagram
The Sisters of Charity of Cincinnati are now on Instagram, a photo-based social media application that allows you to scroll through snapshots of your friends’ daily lives as well as post what you want others to see of yours. Learn more…
Motherhouse A to Z
The Mount St. Joseph Motherhouse – home to the Sisters of Charity of Cincinnati since the late 1800s – is considered a landmark in western Cincinnati. From the exquisite Art Room to the intricate design of the Immaculate Conception Chapel, each of the building’s rooms or features has a rich history to tell. To learn more about the Motherhouse and its many gems visit our A to Z guide …
Books Available to Purchase
Santa Elizabeth Ann Bayley Seton is a 4-page brochure written in Spanish, with Mother Seton's life and litany prayer to her. Price: $.50 for 1 copy, $.40 a piece for 6-10 copies, $.30 a piece for 11 or more copies. Free shipping. Order from Regina Bechtle, SC by calling 718-879-5271 or emailing email@example.com. To view publications available for purchase ...
At the End of the Santa Fe Trail recounts the lively experiences of Sister Blandina Segale on her missions in Colorado and New Mexico from 1872 to 1892. To view an informational flyer ...