Every year at this time, the Sisters of Divine Compassion gather together with family and friends to honor the Congregation’s founders, Mother Mary Veronica and Monsignor Thomas Preston. On June 22, 2019, we will honor our Founders and celebrate the Golden Jubilee of our President, Sr. Laura Donovan!Find out more
On April 27, 2019, nearly 100 alumnae, representing the Classes of 1948 to 1975, attended the annual Good Counsel College Reunion. The day started with a Liturgy in the Chapel of the Divine Compassion, followed by a luncheon in the Tudor Room at Preston Hall on the grounds of Pace Law School.Find out more
In addition to the Founders’ Day Liturgy and Celebration, alumni and friends of the Sisters of the Divine Compassion (RDCs) will sponsor a 24-hour, online fundraising campaign on Tuesday, July 2, 2019 to honor the Sisters for their significant influence on our lives.Find out more
Our Community is reanimating our mission by sharing reflections on things of great importance to us. In our latest offering Carol Wagner, RDC speaks about our founding in response to the needs of single parent families, especially those of the children. These societal problems spark our desire to help.Find out more
During one of the very few sunny days in May, realtors from Keller Williams NY Realty in White Plains took the day off to go to work for the Sisters of the Divine Compassion, as well as other non-profit organizations in and around Westchester County. Keller Williams’ RED Day...Find out more
Terry Young, RDC is a woman of many talents - an incredibly creative artist, a musician and now, a poet! Her offering "The Elders" asks us to listen to all the wisdom figures of all ages whom we meet daily. We need to learn how each person's story contributes to the Oneness of humankind.Find out more
Pope Francis celebrated Mass in the chapel of his Vatican residence, the Domus Sanctae Marthae, on May 28, 2019. In his homily, the pope spoke about how the Holy Spirit keeps Christians young at heart and supports them in times of trial and helping them praise God...Find out more
Girl Scout Troop 10478 came to the Center with some donations that they had collected to meet the requirements for their philanthropy badge. They brought in hygiene products for our clients. We had a question and answer session filled with wonderful conversation...Find out more
In response to the recent bombings in Sri Lanka, Asian Club raised money for affected families in Sri Lanka. By selling lollipops and chocolates, they were able to raise $88.84. In addition, Asian Club will be donating $150 that they raised at past fundraisers to this cause.Find out more
This year’s Founders’ Day celebration will take place Saturday, June 22 at 2:00 p.m. at the Chapel of the Divine Compassion.
This year marks the 133rd anniversary of the Founding. The Sisters of the Divine Compassion Congregation was founded in 1886 by Mother Mary Veronica and her spiritual advisor and guide, Monsignor Thomas S. Preston. On July 2, 1886, two postulants received the habit as Sisters of... [Read more]
In response to the recent bombings in Sri Lanka, Asian Club raised money for affected families in Sri Lanka. By selling lollipops and chocolates, they were able to raise $88.84. In addition, Asian Club will be donating $150 that they raised at past fundraisers to this cause. Thank you, Asian Club, for your act of kindness to those in need![Read more]
by Cindy Wooden, CATHOLIC NEWS SERVICE, ROME
The Holy Spirit keeps Christians young at heart, supporting them in times of trial and helping them praise God no matter what is going on, Pope Francis said. Celebrating morning Mass May 28, the pope told the story of a priest who asked a group of children who the Holy Spirit is. They answered, “The paralytic.” While their confusion... [Read more]
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