Mass / Liturgy Schedule

Saturday:
4:30 p.m.  English

Sunday:
8 a.m. English 
10 a.m. English
1 p.m. Español

Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday & Friday:
 8 a.m. Mass in Church

Jueves:  6 p.m. Misa en la Iglesia

                                        
Wednesday:
8:20 a.m. School Mass in Church (When School is in session)

Sacrament of Penance/Confesiones:
Saturday: 3 p.m.- 4 p.m. in Church

Rosary in English:
4 p.m. Tuesday & Thursday in Church

Eucharistic Adoration
Every Thursday in Church                     9a.m.-6 p.m.

Adoración al Santísimo:
Todos los Jueves en la Iglesia                     9a.m.-6 p.m.

 

Welcome to Our Lady of Good Counsel Catholic Church

620 Fifth St

Aurora, IL 60505

Phone: 630-851-1100      Fax: 630-851-4069

E-mail: OLGCchurch@aol.com

 

 

Fr. Timothy P. Mulcahey

             Parochial Administrator

 

 

Welcome New Parishioners

Through Baptism we become God's children and brothers and sisters of one another and with Christ. Through registration we become members of Our Lady of Good Counsel Church parish family of faith. We always welcome new members and hope that you will find our parish family a place where your faith will be nourished. We ask that you visit our parish office to fill out a registration form as soon as possible. As a parish family, we are committed to share our goods, talents and faith with one another.                    

       

          

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Prepare the way for the Lord

OLGC Advent Penance Service

Wednesday, December 14th, 2016

7 p.m. in Church

We invite you to experience God’s mercy through the Sacrament of Reconciliation. After brief prayer service, all be welcomed to come forward for individual confessions.

As we prepare for the coming of Jesus lend us the opportunity to prepare the love and mercy of a God who never tires of forgiving us.

There will be a number of priests present to administer the Sacrament of Reconciliation.

Don’t miss this opportunity to reconcile with Jesus.

 

 

Prepare el camino para el Señor

Servicio Penitencial de Adviento

Miércoles, 14 de diciembre, 2016

7 p.m. en la iglesia

Te invitamos a experimentar la misericordia de Dios a través del Sacramento de la reconciliación. Después de una breve oración, se pueden confesar.

Mientras nos preparamos para la venida de Jesús, tenemos la oportunidad de preparar el amor y la misericordia de un Dios que no se cansa de perdonarnos.

Habrá varios sacerdotes para la confesar.

No te pierdas esta oportunidad de reconciliarte con Jesús.

 

 

 

Christmas Giving Tree

During Christmas there is a special “Spirit of Giving” it         

is and our hope to help families with special needs and 

give us the opportunity to share Christmas joy with

them.

Our Giving Tree is located in the vestibule of           

the Church.

Please choose an ornament.

It will have a suggestion as to gender

and age.

Return the tag taped to your unwrapped gift.

Return Deadline:

We will need all gifts returned to the church

by December 17th & 18th.

Thank you and God bless you!

 

 

Programa para la celebración a la

Virgen de Guadalupe         

Domingo, 11 de diciembre, 2016                  

8:00 p.m. - Danza Apariciones Guadalupanas

                      Guadalupana Appearance’s Dance

8:40 p.m. -  Danza Las Guares / Las Guares Dance

9:30 p.m. - Rezo del Santo Rosario / Praying the Rosary  

10:30 p.m. - Coro con Cantos a la Virgen

                     Spanish Choir singing traditional songs

10:45 p.m. - La Santa Misa en honor a la Virgen de        

                     Guadalupe con danzas y canastillas de flores

                      naturales

                     Holy Mass to honor Our Lady of Guadalupe,

                     with offerings of dances and baskets of natu

                     ral  flowers

12:00 a.m. -  Mañanitas / Traditional serenade

12:30 a.m. -  Convivio en el Centro de St. Francis

                      Fellowship in St. Francis Center

Están todos invitados a disfrutar de tamales, pan y chocolate en el Centro de St. Francis.

All are welcome to join us for traditional Mexican appetizers.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

ACTION NEEDED!               

The Illinois House may SOON vote to

approve taxpayer-funded abortion.

House Bill 4013 does the following:

 Removes the ban on state workers’ health insurance from paying for elective abortions.

 Removes the ban on using public money to pay for elective abortions for Medicaid patients.

Allows taxpayer money to fund grants to organizations that refer, counsel for and perform abortions

Call your state representative to urge him/her to vote “No” on HB 4013.

To find your state representative, go to www.ilcatholic.org, or call

the Catholic Conference of Illinois  at 312 -368-1066  or 217-528-9200.                                                      

 

 

¡ACCION NECESARIA!      

La Cámara de Representantes de Illinois puede

votar PRONTO  en favor de aprobar el                       

 aborto financiado por los contribuyentes.             

 El Proyecto de Ley de la Cámara

 [HB en inglés] 4013 hace lo siguiente:   

Elimina la prohibición del seguro de salud a los trabajadores estatales para pagar abortos electivos.

Elimina la prohibición de usar dinero público para pagar abortos electivos para pacientes de Medicaid.

Permite que el dinero de los contribuyentes financie donaciones a organizaciones que refieren, asesoran y realizan abortos.

Llame a su representante estatal para instarle a votar "No" al Proyecto de Ley 4013.

Para encontrar a su representante estatal, visite

www.ilcatholic.org, o llame a la Conferencia Católica de Illinois

al 312-368-1066 o al 217-528-9200.

 

 

     

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Did you know that Our Lady of Good Counsel Church has a unique AmazonSmile link that makes it easier for people to find and support us?

Our Lady of Good Counsel’s unique link is:
http://smile.amazon.com/ch/36-2202889


What does our unique link do?
When customers click on our organization's unique link, they skip the process to search for a charity to support among over 1 million eligible charities. Instead, they're taken tosmile.amazon.com and are automatically asked if they want to support Our Lady of Good Counsel Church.

Do you have to click on my charity's AmazonSmile link every time you shop?
No. Once customers select Our Lady of Good Counsel, we will receive 0.5% of the price of all your eligible smile.amazon.com purchases, regardless of whether you use our unique AmazonSmile link to return to the site. However, we ask that you bookmark and use your link so you don't accidentally shop at www.amazon.com instead ofsmile.amazon.com. Only purchases made at smile.amazon.com are eligible for donations.

If you have any questions about this program please call the parish office.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

This annual Appeal supports all of our diocesan ministries and programs like these: Help to those in crisis - Protection for the vulnerable - Training lay ministers - Support for retired priests - Sacramental preparation for all ages - Diversity outreach and many other vital ministries in our diocese. Thank you to all who have made a pledge so far! We have a ways to go in order to make our goal. You can make your pledge online by going to www.rockforddiocese.org/donate. Let's all work together to support the good works of the church. May God bless you always!

  

 

 

Quote on Mercy

The Depths of Your Heart

"The greatest gift you will ever receive will never be found under a Christmas tree. It is far too valuable to be stored in any other place but in the depths of your heart." ~Anonymous~

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

OLGC SCHOOL NEWS

OUR LADY OF GOOD COUNSEL CATHOLIC SCHOOL

OPEN ENROLLMENT

PRESCHOOL– 8th. GRADE                    

Call the principal Mrs. Karen Behrns or                    

Norma Heredia at  630-851-4400

for a tour or go to the web-site

www.olgcschoolaurora.org

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 
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