RDC Food Pantry

The RDC Center of Compassion Food Pantry in Dover Plains, NY helps feed hundreds of individuals every month. Our food pantry provides a private environment that respects your privacy and acknowledges how difficult it is to ask for assistance.

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Save the Date

Good Counsel College/College of White Plains 2019 Annual Reunion will be held on Saturday, April 27, 2019. The day begins with a Mass at 11:00 am in the Chapel of the Divine Compassion. A luncheon will follow in the Tudor Room in Preston Hall on Campus.

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Sr. Jean Noonan, RDC

Sr. Jean Marie Noonan, RDC, (formally Sr. Mary Michael), a Sister of the Divine Compassion, died peacefully on March 11, 2019. Sr. Jean was born in Pleasantville, NY in 1924, the daughter of Frank and Elma (Oberholtzer) Noonan. She attended St. Thomas Elementary...

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Preston High School

To brighten up the lives of the elderly and those in service, the National Honor Society is sponsoring a letter collection to support two charities, Love for the Elderly and Operation Gratitude. Love for the Elderly is a non-profit organization, devoted to providing seniors with the love and appreciation they deserve.

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A Lenten Practice

“We Walk the Road Together” is a small reflection book that will invite you deep into the hard experiences of people seeking a safe and more hopeful life in the United States. The photos of migrants’ poignant moments seem to mirror those of Jesus on his road to Calvary. The reflections give voice to feelings...

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Poet's Corner

Alice Feeley, RDC is an extraordinary poet whose insights mirror her spirituality that she shares with all of us. She has recently published some of her work in a beautiful volume called "Tracing Thin Places." The title references a Celtic tradition describing the space where the veil that separates heaven...

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...from Pope Francis

Pope Francis' Lenten message: Dear Brothers and Sisters, Each year, through Mother Church, God gives us this joyful season when we prepare to celebrate the paschal mystery with mind and heart renewed… as we recall the great events that gave us new life in Christ (Preface of Lent I).

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The Fence Ministry

Some time ago we learned of a generous clothing designer who started something BIG! She took her scarves to a city park and tied them to trees with a little tag: "I am not lost! If you are cold, take me home." Inspired, we began to crochet scarves at Sacred Heart Convent in Yonkers, and found the perfect place to...

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GCA HS News

Good Counsel High School Alumnae proudly marched in the 22nd White Plains St. Patrick’s Day parade. The participants spanned the decades in saluting GCA Alumna, Jen Daly Bruton- Class of ’90. We were greeted by friends and GCA family along the parade route. GCA Spirit Lives On!

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“I don't try to make sense of suffering. I try to make sense of life...I try each day to see God's will...I console myself with the old Negro spiritual, 'Sooner will be done the troubles of this world. I'm going home to live with God.”
—Thea Bowman, FSPA

Pope Francis’ Lenten Message

Posted on March 15, 2019

Dear Brothers and Sisters,

Each year, through Mother Church, God “gives us this joyful season when we prepare to celebrate the paschal mystery with mind and heart renewed… as we recall the great events that gave us new life in Christ” (Preface of Lent I). We can thus journey from Easter to Easter towards the fulfilment of the salvation we have already received... [Read more]

Sr. Jean Noonan, RDC

Posted on March 12, 2019

Sr. Jean Marie Noonan, RDC, (formally Sr. Mary Michael), a Sister of the Divine Compassion, died peacefully on March 11, 2019. Sr. Jean was born in Pleasantville, NY in 1924, the daughter of Frank and Elma (Oberholtzer) Noonan. She attended St. Thomas Elementary, Pleasantville and St. Mary's High School, Katonah, NY. Sister received her BA in Biology from Good Counsel College and an MS in Chemistry from St. Joseph's College... [Read more]

The Fence Ministry

Posted on February 13, 2019

Some time ago we learned of a generous clothing designer who started something BIG! She took her scarves to a city park and tied them to trees with a little tag: "I am not lost! If you are cold, take me home." Inspired by her, we began to crochet scarves and hats at Sacred Heart Convent in Yonkers, and found the perfect place to hang them - the fence... [Read more]

Chapel of the Divine Compassion

52 North Broadway
White Plains, NY 10603

Sunday Liturgy at 11:30 AM

For further information: Sr. Corita at 203-733-8534

As always, all are welcome!