"While Romans slept and darkness still covered the eternal city, Pope Francis left the Vatican this morning to pray in private before the statue of Our Lady of the Immaculate Conception for three different categories of people."
Thank you to all who donated to the Preston Food Drive. We surpassed our goal of 10,000 pounds and dollars by 4215! Preston collected 6986 lbs of non-perishable foods and $7229.
Giving Tuesday is a movement that unleashes the power of "radical generosity." Radical generosity is a concept that the suffering of others should be intolerable to us. Compassion continues to call us forward, together!
Thank you to those who attended the Good Counsel College / College of White Plains Reunion on October 30, 2021. We were so happy to gather again and celebrate.
We look forward to a joyous homecoming for all on April 23, 2022!
More details are forthcoming. If you have any questions please email RDCAdvancement@divinecompassion.org.
Good Counsel Academy High School alumnae gather throughout the year to celebrate their friendships and anniversaries. We are happy to share pictures from some of their most recent reunions.
Sister Anne Kelly, RDC (Sr. Mary Kevin), a Sister of the Divine Compassion, passed away peacefully on October 6 after a long illness.
Sister Mary Pauline McDermott, RDC (Barbara McDermott) a Sister of the Divine Compassion, passed away peacefully on October 5, 2021 after a long illness.
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.
Thank you for your most generous support of our Honorees, Sisters M. Stephen Healey, Marie Cecile Larizza & Mary Alice Reamer as well as the RDC Community!
Throughout these 135 years, compassion has been the animating force in our commitment to God. God’s compassionate presences guides us, sustains us and impels us for all time.
The Divine Compassion Community rejoices in the establishment of Juneteenth as a National Holiday, commemorating the end of legal slavery in the United States.
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.