Who We Are

Our community of the Divine Compassion includes Sisters, Associates, & Companions, Volunteers, Colleagues & Partners in Mission. The extended Divine Compassion community includes all those friends who share in our commitment to live out the Divine Compassion Mission wherever they live or minister.

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Christmas Appeal

We are very grateful for the generous support we have received during the 2015 Christmas Appeal. Designated for the elder sisters in the RDC community and addressing ways to assist them in retirement, the response and generosity again this year was a beautiful expression of the love and esteem felt toward the Sisters of the Divine Compassion.

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Our Mission

Our mission calls us to proclaim and witness by our lives and service, the compassionate presence of God in our world, as we embrace the suffering of others and bring God’s healing love to a world so in need of Divine Compassion today. We live out our Divine Compassion mission in personal and congregational ministries, locally and globally.

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New Year’s Blessings to all who share in the mission and community of the Divine Compassion!!  

May we open our hearts and lives to the mystery of God unfolding in our midst and in our world in 2016!

May this be a year of ever deepening commitment to justice and peace, compassion and hope, as a Divine Compassion Community in mission, responding to the critical needs of so many, at this critical time in history!  

—Carol Wagner, RDC

Come to the Friendly Gathering!

Posted on January 16, 2016

The Friendly Gathering, to be held on March 12, 2016, is the annual fundraiser for The RDC Center for Counseling & Human Development. This is an evening of Irish Music, dance, food and fun. At this event, we take the opportunity to honor organizations and persons foe their compassionate service to the community of  White Plains.  This year The Woman’s Club of White Plains, celebrating their 100th... [Read more]


Posted on January 13, 2016

With gratitude we celebrate our sisters and their years of faithfilled living!

At the close or each year the Sisters of the Divine Compassion honor our sisterscelebrating a jubilee year:  25, 50, 60, and this year 70! years of faithfilled living among us.  Our celebrants during 2015 have been Sr. Lauren McLeod, Sr. Kristin Donworth, (below left, l to r)) Sr. Pat Smith (M. Campion), Sr. Ginny Rahilly (M. Adrian), (below right... [Read more]

New Year’s Blessings to all who share in the mission and community of the Divine Compassion!!

Posted on January 2, 2016

“ANNUNCIATION”  - Kathleen Norris

When the mystery of God’s love breaks through into my consciousness, do I run from it?  Do I ask of it what it cannot answer?  Or will I respond from my deepest, truest self, and say something new, a “yes” that will change me forever?

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Sisters of the Divine Compassion
52 North Broadway
White Plains, NY 10603
P: 914-798-1300