O/L of GOOD COUNSEL
Worldwide Devotion to Our Lady of Good Counsel
|The Order of Augustinian monks became protectors of Our Lady of Good Counsel during the Counterreformation. Thousands of images of Our Lady of Good Counsel were sent around the world and can be seen in all Augustinian churches. The popularity of Our Lady of Good Counsel inspired Pope Leo XIII to add this prayer to the Litany of Loretto: Mother of Good Counsel, pray for us.
Our Lady of Good Counsel Prayers
Through the centuries, numerous prayers have been written in honor of Our Lady of Good Council. These prayers are offered by Catholics who seek the wisdom of Our Lady and knowledge of how to in the footsteps of her Son, Jesus.
Our Lady of Good Counsel
Our Lady of Good Counsel Prayer written in 1796:
O Mary of Good Counsel, inflame the hearts of all who are devoted to you, so that all of them have shelter in you, O great Mother of God. O most worthy Lady, let everyone choose you as teacher and wise counselor of their souls, since you are, as Saint Augustine says, the counsel of the Apostles and counsel of all peoples. Amen.
Our Lady of Good Council Jewelry
Wearing Our Lady of Good Council jewelry is a way for Catholics to hold Mary close to their hearts. The Our Lady of Good Council necklace symbolizes the protection Mary gives when Catholics honor her Immaculate Heart. Giving the Our Lady of Good Council medal as a gift passes on the love and mercy of Our Blessed Mother to loved ones and friends.
|Devotion to Our Lady is practiced by Catholics all over the world. Although her titles are numerous, Our Lady’s message is always one of hope and salvation. She intercedes for all Christians to her Son, Jesus Christ, asking him for his mercy and grace. Our Blessed Mother is there at the time of our deaths, offering her help and mercy if Christians pray to her faithfully.
Our Lady of Good Council