Who We Are

Our community of the Divine Compassion includes Sisters, Associates, Companions, Volunteers and Friends on mission locally and globally.

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Our Mission

In each of our ministries we endeavor to witness God’s love and compassion.

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“The cry of the children is a loud one which will be heard sooner or later. If we hear it now and answer with ready hearts there is every hope for them.”
—Mother Mary Veronica

GCA Parent Letter from RDC Leadership

Posted on November 20, 2014

In a letter to the parents of the Good Counsel Academy children, RDC leadership explains the congregational circumstances, its impact on our schools and our hopes for the future. Click Read more to view.

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9th Annual Writers on War and Peace - November 14th

Posted on November 7, 2014

Doretta Cornell, RDC has been chosen to read her poetry at the "9th Annual Writers on War and Peace," sponsored by the Hudson Valley Writers Center. A passionate proponent of non-violence as the bridge to peace, Doretta writes both poetry and prose that address social justice concerns, as well as the human condition. She offers training in non-violent communication, and participates in many organizations whose goal is peace. Doretta shares her work as a member of the Poetry Caravan, a traveling group that brings poetry to people in hospitals and nursing... [Read more]

Compassion Casts Out Fear: Blessing for the Day

Posted on November 3, 2014

John Lennon once said, "My role in society, or any artist or poet’s role, is to try and express what we all feel. Not to tell people how to feel. Not as a preacher, not as a leader, but as a reflection of us all." The Community of the Divine Compassion is blessed to have members who do indeed reflect us all. They explore their inner and outer landscapes through poetry and art, and share their conclusions. Alice Feeley, RDC offers her poem "Blessing for the Day" which captures the possibilities of a day... [Read more]

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