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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Ways To Help

We ask you to participate in the 2014 Christmas Appeal. We share with you a glimpse of the lives of our professed 'retired sisters' and explain to you their needs now and into the future.

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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

​A Thanksgiving Message and Prayer from Sr. Carol Wagner, RDC & the Sisters of the Divine Compassion

Posted on November 25, 2014

Bless our children and families, our communities and nation, our planet and all people with peace and abundance this Thanksgiving. We are grateful for all God’s blessings of Divine Compassion each and every day…

It is in the depths of life we find you, O God, at the heart of this moment at the center of our soul, deep in the earth and its eternal stirrings. We wait not for blessing from afar but from YOU - the very soil of our soul, the freshness of morning, the first breath of this day.... [Read more]

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]

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