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October 2013 - Good Counsel

Our Lady of Good Counsel

Who is Our Lady of Good Counsel?

Posted by | Oct 23, 2013 | 2 Comments

Our Lady of Good Counsel is a title given to the Blessed Virgin Mary inspired by a painting said to be miraculous. Housed in the thirteenth century Augustinian Church in Genazzano, near Rome, the fresco is executed on a thin layer of plaster, no thicker than an egg shell.

According to tradition, on the Feast of St. Mark, April 25, 1467, the people in the town heard music coming from the area of the church. A mysterious cloud was then said to have descended over an unfinished wall of the parish church. Read More

Marisol’s Story

Posted by | Oct 22, 2013 | One Comment

Before coming to Good Counsel on January 31, 2013, 32-year-old Marisol was staying at the Missionaries of Charity. Unfortunately, they were due to close in two months, so she was referred to Good Counsel Homes. Read More

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