Impelled by the love of Christ, we, the Sisters of Charity of Leavenworth, offer every loving service in our power to meet the critical needs of God’s people.
SCL Vision Statement
As Sisters of Charity we commit ourselves here and now to embrace anew the charism given us by Vincent, Louise, Mother Xavier:
(This tribute is offered during National Catholic Sisters Week, March 8-14.)
by Therese Horvat
When my niece was a toddler and her baby sister arrived, the older child was somewhat puzzled that the newborn didn’t have a veil or wear a habit. She had been around Catholic sisters enough to associate those exterior signs with the concept of sisterhood. That was almost 25 years ago.
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for National Catholic Sisters Week.
As people nationwide prepare to celebrate National Catholic Sisters Week, March 8-14, 2014, here are some resources to assist with the observance.
Prayer for the World and Our Sisters -- National Catholic Sisters Week
Prayer card -- printable version
Prayer booklet for launch of National Catholic Sisters Week -- March 8, 2014
Young Catholic women between the ages of 21 to 30 are invited to apply to become Heartland Charity Volunteers and participate in an 11-month, August through June experience in the heart of America.