Our Mission

To give joyful witness to love: the love of God, of one another, and of all persons.

What’s New

New Book — Steadfast Charity

4 Amazing Authors, 1 Book

“Steadfast Charity” covers the history of the Sisters of Charity of Halifax during the years 1972 – 2002 as the congregation met the challenges of Vatican II and created new models of living vowed religious life, new ways of praying, of being community, of giving service, of understanding the vows all required trust, openness, risk and a willingness to let go of security. As the congregation responded to the call of renewal, little did the sisters realize how much would change.

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Our Saints

Vincent de Paul, Louise de Marillac and Elizabeth Ann Seton

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Vincent's Way

Vincentians believe that true religion is found among the poor, and that as we attend to their needs, they inspire us and evangelize us.

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Seeking Change

We are in solidarity with those whom the world oppresses or excludes.

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Associates

Do you share our Charism?

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We Welcome You

Interested in joining us in mission as a vowed religious, Associate or volunteer?

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Joyful Witness

Sisters and Associates share stories about their ministries.

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Our Sisters currently serve in:

Health Care
Social Services
Spiritual Development
Pastoral Ministry
Education
Congregational Service
Ministry of Prayer/Other

Our Sisters currently serve in:

  • Belize: 1

  • Peru: 1

  • Bermuda: 2

  • Canada: 91

    • Alberta
    • British Columbia
    • Nova Scotia
    • Ontario
    • Quebec
  • United States: 154

    • Georgia
    • Massachusetts
    • Mississippi
    • New Hampshire
    • New York

Sisters of Charity Federation at the United Nations

Who are we to praise thee —
But we call on all thy creation to praise thee —
the birds of the air, the inhabitants of the earth, and the depths of the sea, the mountains
and the valleys, and whatever thou hast made to praise, to bless, to declare thy glory.

Saint Elizabeth Ann Seton