By : Vivian T and Sarah
Brothers, Sisters and Nuns
Empowered by God’s love,
we are called to be the compassionate presence of God in the world.
When and Who Founded the Order and Why
The Order was founded in New York City in 1886. They were founded by Mary Dannat Starr, Msgr. Thomas Preston and a group of young women moved by the Compassion of God in their lives and a hunger to bring that compassion to New York City’s poor children in realistic ways.