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Sisters Volunteer to Help Those in Need During and After Hurricane Harvey
October 16, 2017

Hurricane Harvey made landfall on the Texas Gulf Coast on August 25, with winds topping 130 miles per hour as a Category 4 hurricane. The resulting floods inundated hundreds of thousands of homes, displaced more than 30,000 people and prompted more than 17,000 rescues. The George R. Brown Convention Center in Houston was turned into… View Article

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Sisters Kep St. Mary’s Clinic Open during Hurricane Harvey, Attend to Needy
October 16, 2017

In remembering the spirit of the Sisters during the 1900 storm in Galveston, Sister Rosanne Popp, MD and Sister Kim Xuan Nguyen, DC, kept the CHRISTUS St. Mary’s Clinic open daily during Hurricane Harvey. They answered phones, rescheduled appointments, fi lled prescriptions for people who had lost medication during the storm and received people who… View Article

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Sisters Attend Fr. Stanley Francis Rother’s Beatification
October 16, 2017

Recently, our Sisters joined close to 20,000 people or more on September 23, for the beatification of Fr. Stanley Francis Rother, a native of Okarche, Oklahoma, who was martyred in 1981, while serving in Guatemala. Many people were also able to watch the ceremony via live video stream, including residents of Santiago Atitlán in Guatemala,… View Article

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Sisters Attend Citizens Workshop at the Arab American Center
October 16, 2017

On Saturday, September 9, 2017, Sisters Ricca Dimalibot and Pauline Troncale volunteered to assist immigrants to begin their application process for U.S. Citizenship. This event took place in Southwest Houston at the Arab American Cultural and Community Center. It was sponsored by the St. Frances Cabrini Center for Immigrant Legal Assistance, a department of Catholic… View Article

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CHRISTUS Foundation for Healthcare and Sisters Host 13th Annual Nun Run
October 16, 2017

CHRISTUS Foundation for Healthcare and the Sisters of Charity of the Incarnate Word are hosting the 13th annual Nun Run on October 14. The 40-mile motorcycle ride and fund-raiser will be led by the Blue Knights International Law Enforcement Motorcycle Club. The motorcycle ride starts at the St. Austin Center, 2002 S. Wayside Drive, and… View Article

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Sisters Commemorate the Great 1900 Storm in the Wake of Hurricane Harvey
September 26, 2017

On August 25, Hurricane Harvey made landfall on the Texas Gulf Coast with winds topping 130 miles per hour as a Category 4 hurricane. The resulting floods inundated hundreds of thousands of homes, displaced more than 30,000 people and prompted more than 17,000 rescues. Following this tragic disaster, on September 8, the Sisters of Charity… View Article

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