Light A Candle

Let my prayer rise up before You like incense. - Psalm 141

Pilgrims may place their prayers in God’s hands through the lighting of votive candles in the Mother of Good Counsel Votive Candle Chapel. The candles are constantly burning to represent the ceaseless prayer of God's children and of their heavenly Mother for the salvation of our world.

The candle rack inside the chapel measure 14 feet high and 12 feet wide and contains 576 candles. Pilgrims can request a candle to be lit for periods of weeks, months or years.