Sisters of Charity of New YorkNow in our third century of living lives of love
OUR MISSION AS SISTERS OF CHARITY IS TO SHARE IN THE ONGOING MISSION OF JESUS by responding to the signs of the times in the spirit of St. Vincent de Paul and St. Elizabeth Ann Seton, by revealing the Father’s love in our lives and in our varied ministries with and for all in need, especially the poor.
We, the Sisters of Charity of New York, are deeply concerned about the situation of young persons affected by the suspension of DACA protections. DACA was a common-sense path to stability for families, communities, and local economies, and a reaffirmation of American values. Read the complete statement by the Sisters of Charity…
READINGS: Sirach 3:2-6, 12-14; Psalm 128; Colossians 3:12-21; Luke 2: 22-40 Today we recognize the gift of the Holy Family, both the respect and love they have for each other, and their respect for their religious law. Jesus as a vulnerable child is presented to God...read more
Christmastide — Epiphany 2018 God’s Love becomes flesh; Christ’s Light shines for all peoples. We celebrate Jesus, God’s greatest gift, and all the gifts of the season, especially St. Elizabeth Seton (feast: Jan. 4) and her vision that gave birth to the Sisters of...read more
Readings: Mass During the Day - Isaiah 52:7-10; Ps. 98; Hebrews 1:1-6; John 1:1-18 “GOOD NEWS OF GREAT JOY WHICH SHALL BE TO ALL PEOPLE!” “Tell me some good news,” I found myself saying frequently during the past weeks. Too many stories of tragedy,...read more
READINGS: (Christmas Mass During the Night) Isaiah 9:1-6; Psalm 96; Titus 2:11-14; Luke 2:1-14 Wait for the wind and watch for the dawn! Wait! Watch! Many years ago, a dear friend who was dying told us that she would be in the wind and the sunrise! Images of waiting...read more