Sisters of Charity of New York

Now in our third century of living lives of love. 

The Sisters of Charity of New York is a community of Roman Catholic women religious who share in the ongoing mission of Jesus. We do so by responding to the signs of the times in the spirit of Saints Elizabeth Ann Seton, Vincent de Paul and Louise de Marillac. We strive to reveal God’s love in our lives and in our varied ministries with and for all in need, especially those living in poverty.

The Sister of Charity, by Pietro Gagliardi
Earth Day Prayer 2023

Earth Day Prayer 2023

More than two centuries ago, Saint Elizabeth Ann Seton wrote words that anticipated the spirit of Laudato Si. In her words, this Earth Day, we lift up our hearts and pray: “Who are we to praise thee – but we call on all thy creation to praise thee! the Birds...

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The Eucharist-Bonds of Love

The Eucharist-Bonds of Love

By Sr. Regina Bechtle Recently, encouraged by Chaplain Rev. John Duffell, Sisters at Mount St. Vincent Convent discussed articles on the Eucharist by Thomas Reese, SJ...  Sr. Lorraine Cooper wrote, “In light of our Eucharistic heritage of ‘reverencing,...

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Fourth Week of Lent Reflection 2023

Fourth Week of Lent Reflection 2023

Pope Francis invites us to: “Fast from bitterness and fill your hears with joy.” Frequently, we hold on to hurts, anger, resentment and become bitter. Our joy is gone and we let bitterness take its place. Pope Francis invites us to consciously replace bitter feelings...

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Spring Benefit 2023 THANK YOU! Our Spring Benefit is our largest annual fundraiser which provides the resources needed to continue the work and outreach of our ministries. The proceeds from this event will make a significant difference...

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This 20-page edition of VISION includes a profile of Sister Andrea Dixon, from her childhood in the Bahamas through her years of service in education and social work. Sr. Regina Bechtle writes about diversity initiatives at the New York Foundling, and a related article introduces the organization’s new President and CEO.

Read updates about the Laudato Si’ Action Platform (LSAP), Vincent’s Table, and the mission in Guatemala. Click here to read/download. 

Vision Summer 2020

Meet our Sisters

Who are we? What do we do? Meet our sisters and discover the real person behind the various missions. You might be surprised to learn how we serve

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