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INSTALLATION OF NEW MEMBERS

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On Thursday, May 16, 2019, the Albany Association of the Ladies of Charity held their Installation Mass and dinner. The beautiful Mass was presided over by Bishop Edward Scharfenberger at the DePaul House chapel followed by a dinner at Wolfort’s Roost. Over 70 of our members attended and it was wonderful to enjoy good food […]

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May Crowning

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On May 11, we held our annual May Crowning at the Daughters of Charity DePaul House Chapel.  We began our morning with a breakfast reception followed by Mass, which we all shared with the Sisters.  We crowned two Mary statues, one in the DePaul House Chapel and one in the St. Louise House courtyard. It […]

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General Membership Meeting

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At our April 9 General Membership Meeting, two special people spoke to us about the Bridges Out of Poverty program called Getting Ahead in a Just Gettin’ By World (“Getting Ahead.”) Josh Willenbrink, Training Coordinator from Schenectady Works, told of his experiences as a child growing up in poverty and being the first one from […]

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Saturdays with the Sisters

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In March, we celebrated St. Patrick’s Day at St. Louise House with Friends in Harmony. In addition to their rendition of many popular Irish songs, Sr. Mary Agnes surprised us with her version of “Who Put the Overalls in Mrs. Murphy’s Chowder.” The Sisters enjoyed singing along to their favorite songs and a good time […]

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Always In Our Hearts

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The Albany Ladies of Charity mourn the loss of our long term Spiritual Moderator, Sister Denise Anne Williams, D.C. Sister Denise touched the lives of all people she came across and will be missed dearly. A wake service for Sister Denise will be held today, Thursday, January 11, 2018, from 4 to 7 p.m. A […]

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Save The Date!!

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The Ladies of Charity will be hosting a Lenten Day of Reflection on March 6, 2018 from 8:30AM- 2:30PM. The theme this year is “Anchored In Hope.” We will be featuring Sr. Betsy Van Deusen as our keynote speaker! Please send us an e-mail if you have any questions or would like more information about […]

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Feast of Saint Elizabeth Ann Seton

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On the feast day of Saint Elizabeth Ann Seton, January 4th, we remember her for her dedication to the spiritual life of Louise de Marillac and Vincent de Paul. In the 1850s, the Emmitsburg community of the Sisters of Charity took steps to merge with the Daughters of Charity and start the first American branch! […]

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Meeting Tonight!

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Reminder that we have our General Membership Meeting tonight at the St. Louise House 6:00 PM! All current and perspective members are welcome to attend. Please message us for more information!

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We Pray For Texas

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“May God, the Lord of mercy and compassion, protect all who are still in danger and bring to safety those who are missing,” Cardinal Daniel DiNardo We pray for the victims of Hurricane Harvey and offer our deepest condolences to all families who have lost their loved ones to this catastrophic storm! It is times […]

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Our Prayers To All Victims

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We stand by Pope Francis and offer our deepest condolences and prayers to the victim of the Barcelona terror attack. We also offer our prayers and deepest sympathies to those victims of the other recent terrorist attacks both foreign and domestic!  http://en.radiovaticana.va/news/2017/08/18/pope_francis_sends_condolences_for_barcelona_terror_attack/1331471