Members of the Sisters of Charity and the SC Federation are in New Orleans, Louisiana, this week to take part in Nuns Build 2018. The House of Charity is hosting Federation Sisters and participants for the week while the group helps to rebuild New Orleans.
The Sisters of Charity of Cincinnati celebrated the life of founder Mother Margaret George on Sunday, Nov. 4, 2018 at the Mount St. Joseph Motherhouse. On the 150th anniversary of Margaret’s death, the Community planned a day of reflection and remembrance that included the Sunday of Reflection, “Margaret George: Living in the Spirit of Vincent, Louise and Elizabeth,” poetry readings and a prayer service with music inspired by Margaret’s life.
Sisters in the Motherhouse and Mother Margaret Hall nursing facility celebrated the season this week. MMH Sisters with employees and their families enjoyed the Fall Carnival on Oct. 27. Visitors had the chance to trick-or-treat and play games with the Sisters and MMH staff. Motherhouse Sisters celebrated Halloween on Oct. 31 with games and treats in the Cedars Auditorium.
The Sisters of Charity Leadership Council joined Sisters in Mother Margaret Hall nursing facility for a special celebration on Wednesday, Aug. 22. Wearing floral corsages those jubilarians celebrating significant vowed commitments of 65, 70 and 75 years gathered for Mass in the MMH chapel followed by a special luncheon provided by the MMH staff.
Community Celebrates Jubilees
The Sisters of Charity Community came together on Saturday, Aug. 18 to honor the anniversaries of Sisters celebrating 25, 50, 60, 65, 70 and 75 years of service in 2018. To view a listing of the names of the Sisters celebrating jubilees, as well as biographies of the silver, golden and diamond jubilarians, click here.
A moving Mary of Magdala celebration was held on Sunday, July 22 at the Mount St. Joseph Motherhouse. The prayer service, co-sponsored by religious organizations and individuals throughout the Cincinnati area, encouraged participants to live lives of truth and love, and to strive to share Mary of Magdala’s fire.
Associates Host Ice Cream Social