Annual Golf Classic

Please join us Monday, September 27 at Fenway Golf Club for our annual Golf Classic & Dinner Reception. We are so excited to be honoring our remarkable elementary school principals at this year’s event.

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GCC Reunion

The Sisters of the Divine Compassion are very excited to finally "welcome home" members of the Classes of 1971, 1970, 1961 and 1960 to celebrate their 50th and 60th anniversaries, respectively. Please click below and note the change of date of the event!

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Margareta McKenna

Sister Mary Margareta McKenna (Anne McKenna), a Sister of the Divine Compassion, passed away peacefully on September 20 after a long illness. Sr. Margareta was born in Bronxville, New York in 1930 the daughter of John and Margaret (Hanfling) McKenna.

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RDC Poets

Alice Feeley was Poet Laureate for the Town of Greenburgh some years ago and had composed a poem about 9/11 honoring local residents at a ceremonial dedication of a wall in their honor. The title is "Walls Disappear," a title which insists upon our working to make it so in these turbulent times.

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RDC Artists

Susan Greene visited with her God while creating amazing works of art. Her spirituality was grounded in the deep understanding that all are one. She saw God in each of her students and taught them how to bring the God within them into their art. Susan was happiest while praying/painting and our great loss is heaven's gain. Uno, Susan!

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Remember Our Sisters

We have compiled many of our Sisters' formal obituaries that will be located in this space. We want to share these with you, and very soon we will be adding stories and reminiscences from those who loved them. If you have something to contribute to this effort, please let us know by email. Click the "Contact Us" ...

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The Divine Compassion Community holds in our hearts and prayers all who died in the attacks of September 11, 2001. We also hold in prayer the 4,000 who have died since as well as their families and friends. Let us pray together that such attacks will never occur again, anywhere.
—The RDC Community


Posted on June 20, 2021

The Divine Compassion Community rejoices in the establishment of Juneteenth as a National Holiday, commemorating the end of legal slavery in the United States. We are grateful to our Black sisters and brothers, our students present and past, our colleagues in ministry, and especially for the Nurses Aides who give devoted care to our infirm Sisters.

 We continue to pray and seek ways to act for... [Read more]

National Black Sisters’ Conference and LCWR respond to Derek Chauvin’s conviction

Posted on April 24, 2021

The following is a joint statement issued by The National Black Sisters’ Conference (NBSC) and the Leadership Conference of Women Religious (LCWR) in response to the conviction of former police officer Derek Chauvin for the murder of George Floyd.

We, the National Black Sisters’ Conference and the Leadership Conference of Women Religious, stand together in our commitment to the sacred dignity of each human person... [Read more]

RDC Statement on the Verdict about Derek Chauvin

Posted on April 23, 2021

The Sisters of the Divine Compassion stand in solidarity with all who condemn violence of any kind and who work tirelessly for justice.  We continue to hold Mr. Floyd's family, friends and all who mourn him, as well as Ma'Khia Bryant and Daunte Wright and their families in our prayers. We pray, too, for the Chauvin family. We commit ourselves to pray and work for understanding... [Read more]

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