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February 2019 - Good Counsel

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Isn’t Avery Beautiful? Yes, she is!

Posted by | Feb 27, 2019 | No Comments

Please join us in welcoming Baby Girl Avery, the newest member of the Good Counsel family and the 1,167th baby we’ve welcomed since opening our doors in 1985.  Avery was born on Saturday, February 23, 2019 weighing 7 pounds, 13 ouces.  She and her mom are doing very well!  If you haven’t already, make sure you subscribe to our emails so you don’t miss out on any breaking baby news in 2019! Read More

“If you really loved me,” Francoise was told, “you’d have an abortion.”

Posted by | Feb 20, 2019 | No Comments

On Monday, February 18, 2019, Cardinal Dolan held a press conference to spread a message of hope for any pregnant woman in New York.  Cardinal Dolan said, “we are here to do all in our power to assist you so that you never feel that abortion is your only option. We are here to help.”

Women like Francoise who arrived at Good Counsel just in time!

Francoise was born in Rwanda and raised in Belgium.  She came to the United States a few years ago to visit her sister.  She came back a second time to begin a new life here in New York.  She had found a job but keeping a job was difficult, and at one point she was working three jobs. Read More

Join Us this Lent on the Journey to Infinite Mercy

Posted by | Feb 18, 2019 | No Comments

Join Us as We Strive to Give Our Hearts to Jesus During this Lenten Season

Beginning on Ash Wednesday, Good Counsel will once again offer a free Lenten series called, “The Journey to Infinite Mercy.” Sign up today, and each day of Lent we’ll email you a message that contains the readings of the day, an inspiring reflection, and a short prayer in preparation for Our Lord’s Easter Resurrection.

Along with these reflections, we’ll also invite you each day to send us your prayer requests. Your prayer requests can be made anonymously if you wish so that we can pray for you.

Sign up now and don’t miss a day of His abundant graces this Lent. Allow His merciful invitation to change your heart!

Pregnant? Need assistance? We can help!Learn More