Our Speaker Series

In 2000 a long time friend of the Sisters of the Divine Compassion made us an offer: we would invite speakers to explore Compassion in the 21st Century, and our friend would fund it. Since then we have been fortunate to have some of the finest theologians, social activists, spiritual mentors, and authors...

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Thank You So Much!

Thank you very much for your generous support of our 21st, annual Divine Compassion Golf Classic honoring Marie McMahon of McMahon, Lyon & Hartnett Funeral Home, Inc. Our Sisters had a wonderful day celebrating Marie and the special friendships we share with each of our guests. Pictures and an update on the event are now posted.

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St John Delany, RDC

Sr. Mary St. John Delany, RDC, a Sister of the Divine Compassion, died peacefully on September 19, 2019. Sister was born in New York City in 1923, the daughter of John and Florence Delany. She attended St. John's Elementary and Good Counsel High School. Sister received her BA in History from Good Counsel College...

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Reflections

from Carl Sagan in "The Pale Blue Dot" -- We succeeded in taking that picture, and, if you look at it, you see a dot. That's here. That's home. That's us. On it, everyone you ever heard of, every human being who ever lived, lived out their lives. The aggregate of all our joys ...

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Poet's Corner

Contemplating how, where and why we pray, Alice Feeley explores the myriad settings, expanse of feelings and the moments that catch our breath into prayer. She reveals to us her remarkable insight: that we pray everywhere "we leave space to wait."

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New! Poet's Corner II

Divine Compassion reveals that all things, animate and inanimate, are connected. God has created it all! Terry Young knows that by sitting in silence one can become aware of the sacred story of all creation. She reflects on the "language" of rocks, among the oldest of Earth's residents.

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New from Pope Francis

by Vatican News. Following celebration of Mass and recitation of the Angelus, Pope Francis unveiled a sculpture entitled “Angels Unawares” by Canadian artist, Timothy Schmaltz, in St Peter’s Square. “Angels Unawares” is a life-size sculpture in bronze and clay, that depicts a group of migrants...

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Dover Plains Center

Thank you to Kristine Daversa and the wonderful students at Dover Elementary School! During a spirited Penny Wars, these amazing kids raised over $2,300 for our Back Pack program!! This will help The Center of Compassion provide food for another 10 children each weekend for the entire school year! We are so proud of them! And very, very grateful!!

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Follow the RDC!

You can now follow the Sisters of the Divine Compassion on Instagram, the photo and video-sharing social networking service owned by Facebook, Inc. Just click on the logo above to keep in touch with our Sisters, Associates and Companions...

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"God calls to us from within, not without... the dance starts with energy, the substance of life, the unrelenting wellspring of pure possibility."
—Diarmuid O'Murchu

Statement of ROAR on the Special Synod of Bishops on the Amazon

Posted on October 14, 2019

ROAR (Religious Organizations Along the River) wishes to express its joy and solidarity with the October 6-27 Special Synod of Bishops on the Amazon, New Pathways for the Church and for an Integral Ecology, called for by Pope Francis. We are heartened by the willingness of this body to listen to a river, its lands, and its peoples. Our organization and its members advocate for the region of another... [Read more]

Divine Compassion Speaker Series Update

Posted on October 2, 2019

In 2000 a long time friend of the Sisters of the Divine Compassion made us an offer:  we would invite speakers to explore Compassion in the 21st Century, and our friend would fund it . Since then we have been fortunate to have  some of the finest  theologians, social activists, spiritual mentors, and authors around to share their unique perspectives on this universal charism.

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Pope unveils sculpture commemorating migrants and refugees

Posted on September 30, 2019

by Vatican News Following the celebration of Mass and the recitation of the Angelus, Pope Francis unveiled a sculpture entitled “Angels Unawares” by Canadian artist, Timothy Schmaltz, in St Peter’s Square. “Angels Unawares” is a life-size sculpture in bronze and clay, that depicts a group of migrants and refugees from different cultural and racial backgrounds and from diverse historic periods in time.... [Read more]

Chapel of the Divine Compassion

52 North Broadway
White Plains, NY 10603

Sunday Liturgy has resumed as of Sunday, September 8th at 11:30 AM. As always all are welcome!

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