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    Our Lady of Good Counsel Catholic Church is a welcoming faith community of over 3,500 families located in suburban Vienna, Virginia. A part of the Roman Catholic Diocese of Arlington, it is administered by the Oblates of St. Francis de Sales.

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    "St. Francis de Sales loved the little virtues: humility, gentleness, simplicity and hospitality..."

    - Fr. Matt
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    "Do not wish to be anything except what you are, and strive to be that well."

    – St. Francis de Sales
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    I am firmly resolved to desire no other heart than that which shall be given me by this Mother of hearts, this Mother of holy love.

    - St. Francis de Sales
  • OLGC School students

    Please consider enrolling your child in Our Lady of Good Counsel K-8 School, where each child can experience an atmosphere of Salesian Spirituality every day. "Be who you are and be that perfectly well."

    - St. Francis de Sales
  • The Parish Offices will be closed Monday, Aug. 21 for a Staff Retreat

    The chapel will be closed from 9am - 3pm. The church will be open for prayer.

  • Blood Drive - 9/3/2017 ~ 8am-1pm

    Are you eligible to give blood? Make your lifesaving appointment today!

  • Eagle Project FOOD DRIVE: This weekend!

    The items needed are: canned fruit, canned meats, hearty soups, syrup, and squeezable jelly. Leave donations in the Narthex. Thanks for your generosity.

  • OLGC School has openings in Kindergarten & Grades 1, 3-5

    One of the first schools in the Arlington Diocese to be awarded the National Blue Ribbon of Excellence, OLGC School continues into the future, with a dynamic STEM program, as well as religious instruction and the arts. OLGC Catholic School strives to "make your child's faith a living, conscious, and active one through the light of instruction." APPLY TODAY

  • Marriage Jubilee Mass 10/15

    For those married in 1967 or 1992 - Join Bishop Burbidge for the 2017 Marriage Jubilee Mass on Sunday 10/15 at 2:30 pm. Contact Merle at 703.896.7402 to register no later than 9/22. More info here.

  • FALL FEST 2017 -- Sunday September 17th

    SAVE THE DATE!! Fall Fest will be here soon!

  • REGISTER NOW! Annual Golf Classic Fri. Sept. 29, Westfields Golf Club

    This event provides a great opportunity for good fellowship in the fresh air, having fun with new and old friends, while getting some physical activity and supporting the OLGC Tuition Assistance Program at the same time. REGISTER NOW!

  • R.I.P. Alfred (Al) McGarraghy, husband of Joanne

    Visitation at OLGC on Friday, June 11, at 10:30am. Mass of Christian Burial at 11am

  • R.I.P. Joanne Clark

    Visitation at OLGC at 9am, Saturday July 22. Mass of Christian Burial at 9:30am.

  • R.I.P. Agnes Price

    Memorial Mass July 26 at 10am

  • R.I.P. Esther McIntosh

    Burial at Arlington National Cemetery on Friday August 4 at 8:45am.

  • R.I.P. Federigo Arcangeli

    Mass of Christian burial at OLGC on Monday, July 3, at 11am

  • R.I.P. Frances Casolaro

    Visitation at Money & King on Monday June 26 from 4pm to 8pm Mass of Christian Burial on Tuesday June 27 at 10am

  • R.I.P. Tony Ostroski

    Mass of Christian burial on Wednesday, June 28 at 10am

  • R.I.P. Amon Cantor

    Mass of Christian Burial at OLGC on Monday, June 26, at 10am

  • R.I.P. Federico Archangeli

    Mass of Christian burial on July 3 at 11am

  • R.I.P. Mary Long

    Mass of Christian Burial on Saturday, June 3, at 10am

Monday 08/21

Parish Offices will be closed Monday for a Staff Retreat

Saturday 08/26

Altar Server Picnic

DeSales Hall
9:00am - 1:00pm
Monday 08/28

Baptism Classes

St Joseph Center- Brisson Room
7:30pm - 9:00pm
Tuesday 08/29

CLW Meeting

7:00pm - 9:00pm
Wednesday 08/30

Last day to register for CYO Tennis

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Opening School Mass

8:30am - 9:30am
Friday 09/01

First Friday Adoration

8:00am - 4:00pm
Saturday 09/02

Koinonia Koffeehouse

DeSales Hall
7:00pm - 10:00pm
Sunday 09/03

Blood Drive

8:00am - 1:00pm
Monday 09/04


9:00am - 10:00am
Tuesday 09/05

Evening Prayer

7:00pm - 8:00pm
Wednesday 09/06

School Mass

8:30am - 9:30am

  • Weekdays

    8:00 am Monday - Saturday in Chapel
    8:30 am also on Wednesdays when school is in session in Church
    9:00 am on Federal Holidays (no 8:00 am)
    12:00 Noon also, during Lent only
    Holy Days Of Obligation as announced
    Daily Readings & Reflections

  • Weekends

    5:00 pm Saturday
    7:00 am
    8:00 am
    9:30 am
    11:15 am
    1:00 pm (Spanish)
    5:30 pm

  • Confession

    3:30 pm - 4:00 pm Saturdays (or by apointment)

  • Office Hrs

    Mon-Fri 9:00 am - 12 Noon; 12:45 pm - 4:30 pm
    Saturday 9:00 am – 3:00 pm
    Sunday 9:00 am – 2:00 pm

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