Year of Consecrated Life – 2015

What's it like to be an SCL? 
These "Minutes in the Life" give you a glimpse:
Sister Therese Bangert
Sister Mary Jo Quinn
Mallorie Gerwitz, Candidate
Sister Mary Rachel Flynn

Consecrated Life through the Ages timeline, compliments of Vision magazine

Prayer for Year of Consecrated Life

Resources for Year of Consecrated Life

Future of Charity -- read what young sisters and candidates are thinking and saying

SCL Year of Consecrated Life Calendar  -- 2015

Make your way through the year with a calendar with themes and action steps developed by the Sisters of Charity of Leavenworth to observe and celebrate everyone's baptismal call to holiness.  Click on the headline to download a copy of the calendar.

For other resources to observe the Year of Consecrated Life, click here. 

Vincentian Family connection

The Sisters of Charity of Leavenworth are part of the worldwide Vincentian family -- living the charism of St. Vincent de Paul and St. Louise de Marillac.

Latest News

SCL staff attending the recent annual conference of Communicators of Women Religious (CWR) heard a repeated message regarding the importance of becoming contemplative in a society where dualism -- viewing everything as right or wrong, black or white, this or that -- reigns.
Sister Blandina Segale, a Sister of Charity of Cincinnati, whose religious life as a pioneer missionary in the southwest is described in At the End of the Santa Fe Trail, is on the path to sainthood!   

Teachers in training in South Sudan worked on a planet project for science.

Not only did Linda McCray, SCL Associate, assist with selection and placement of a wide range of art from Sisters and others in the new Ross Hall, she created several pieces of art that appear throughout the skilled nursing facility.
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