Our Lady of Good Counsel Catholic Church

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Cemetery Update – Restoration Project

The first phase of the parish cemetery renewal has been completed in time for the outdoor Memorial Day Mass at 9:00 on Monday. All of the gravestones have been cleaned and many have been raised and leveled. Many parish volunteers, especially the Veterans and the Youth Group were very helpful in completing this project. Everyone’s efforts are greatly appreciated.   Before After…

Cascades Food Drive Success!

THANK YOU FOOD PANTRY DONORS!  Special thanks this week goes to the Cascades Neighborhood.  The Cascades food drive on May 11 yielded 850 lbs of food for our food pantry.  Cascades sponsors a food drive every quarter and has been very supportive from the beginning of our food pantry in 2013.  THANK YOU!!

DOSA FL Statement on Holy Ghost Father William Malone

Credible allegations of sexual abuse of a minor have been made against Father William Malone, a Holy Ghost Father who served in the Diocese of St. Augustine from January 1982 to March 1992. The abuses occurred in the early 1980s at Sacred Heart Parish in Jacksonville. A thorough review of the allegations was conducted by an independent investigator. Based on his report,…

Parish Cemetery Restoration- Update February 2019

Did you know that the Our Lady of Good Council Cemetery is on the original site of the Church of St Leopold, erected in 1875? The church structure was in front of the present cemetery, close to State Road 16. In 1902, it was determined that the church would be closer to the parish population if it were in the Bakersville area.…