Our Lady of Good Counsel Church
42 W. Main Street
Moorestown, NJ 08057
Inclement Weather Cancellations: On days with dangerous weather, all services before 9 a.m. will be cancelled. Such cancellations are announced on the parish website. See the full policy here.
Regular Sunday Mass Schedule
7:30 am, 9 am, 10:30 am, 12 noon
All Masses are held in the Main Church. The 5:00 pm and 12 Noon Masses are simulcast in the Crypt Chapel if the Main Church is full. A 10:30 am Mass is celebrated in the school gym, except in the summer, when it moves to the Crypt Chapel which is air conditioned.
Weekday Masses and Communion Services (Crypt Chapel):
6:30 am Communion Service/Lauds (Monday – Friday). Lauds will not be celebrated from December 23, 2013-January 2, 2014.
9 am Mass (Monday – Saturday) There will be no 9 a.m. Mass on Christmas Eve. See the full Christmas schedule below.
Holy Days of Obligation (unless change announced in bulletin)
9 am, 12 Noon, 7 pm.
NOTE: December 9, 2013, the Solemnity of the Immaculate Conception, is not a holy day of obligation; therefore only the 9 a.m. Mass will be said.
Schedule for Christmas Masses in 2013:
Christmas Eve Masses
- Main Church Youth Choir/ Chapel Choir
- Crypt Organist & Cantor
- Gym Praise Band Singers/String Ensemble
- Main Church Organist & Cantor
- Crypt Organist & Cantor
- Main Church Adult Choir (Musical Prelude at 9:30 pm)
Christmas Day Masses (Main Church Only)
7:30 am, 9:00 am, 10:30 am (Tableaux), 12:00 noon
Solemnity of the Blessed Virgin Mary January 1
9:00 am, 12:00 noon, 7:00 pm
OTHER CHRISTMAS SEASON CHANGES FROM REGULAR SCHEDULE:
- No 9:00 am Mass on December 24
- No 6:30 am Lauds December 23 January 2
- No Confessions on Saturday, December 28
On Saturdays, a priest hears confessions in the Reconciliation Room which is located on the east side of the Crypt Chapel starting by 3:30 pm in the chapel until all present are accommodated. Note: There will be no confessions on December 28, the Saturday after Christmas.
When a priest arrives for confessions, he enters the door to the chapel by the parking lot on the rectory side. The priest will make sure that at least that one door is unlocked. If you find another door locked, try the one into the chapel by the parking lot on the rectory side.
Communion at Home
When a parishioner is confined to the home for an extended period of time and wishes to receive the sacraments, please call the Parish Office, 856-235-0181 or email email@example.com. See our page on the homebound and transportation.
Transportation to Mass for the Homebound
The Christopher Ministry provides, at no charge, a bus to the 10:30 am Sunday Mass for parishioners who regularly need this assistance. Contact the parish office at 856-235-0181 or Joe Graham at 856-778-0043 if you would like this service.