Bulletin of 22 Jan 17

PRIEST ON DUTY THIS WEEK – Fr. Branigan                                                     www.magherafeltparish.org

OUR LADY OF THE ASSUMPTION, MAGHERAFELT

Saturday Vigil 6.15pm; Sunday 8.00am, 11am

Monday – Saturday 11.00am, Monday 7.30pm

Eucharistic Adoration Monday after 11am Mass followed by Benediction 7.15pm; Confessions Saturday 12.30pm & 5.45pm

Baptisms Sunday 12noon; contact Parish Office 2 weeks in advance

Altar Society - Group 4 E. Gogarty, U. McLaughlin, M. Campbell

ST PATRICK, CASTLEDAWSON Sunday 9.30am; First Friday (Oct. – Mar.) 7.30pm

Altar Society Jan. Group 5 Betty Foster, O. Heaney, C. Foster

29 JAN.                READERS        EUCHARISTIC MINISTERS

Vigil 6.15pm          M. Conlon          T. Rogers, S. Speirs, E. Bradley

Sun. 8.00am         A. McGuckin     M. Duncan, B. McLarnon

Sun. 11am            P. O’Kane          W. Cassidy, M. Treharne,

                                                        D. Loughran

C’dawson 9.30am O. Coogan        N. Bell, E. McElwee

 

REMEMBER OUR DEAD Pray for Frankie Kelly who died recently & for the following whose anniversaries or month’s minds occur this week –

Sat. 21 Jan.          Rose McCormack, Mary Frances Murray, Paddy Murray, Mollie O’Kane, Mary Jo Keenan

Sun. 22 Jan.        Henry O’Neill (The Barber), Ronnie Goddard, Bridie O’Neill

Mon. 23 Jan.        Brigid & Willie Johnston, Sr. Marie de Lourdes, Alice McCorry, Susan Martin, Gerard McKeown

Tues. 24 Jan.       Henry McCorry, Adrian Heaney

Wed. 25 Jan.        James Walls, James Scullion, Peter Heavron, James Ludlow

Thur. 26 Jan.       Una Irvine, Eamon Kelly, Ellen Braniff

                              Bronagh McCabe (MM 7.30pm Magherafelt)

Fri. 27 Jan.           Andy O’Kane, Imelda Hughes,

                              Bridget Collins (MM 11am Magherafelt),

                              Billy Duffy (MM 7.30pm Magherafelt)

Sat. 28 Jan.          Agnes McOsker

 

CHURCH COLLECTION Sunday 15 January

Magherafelt Envelopes - £1949, Loose Plate - £698

Castledawson Envelopes - £287, Loose Plate - £114

Total Standing Orders - £715

WELCOME TO THE PARISH FAMILY Today we greet Aoibheann Catherine Sarah Maguire and Brogan Brian O’Neill who were baptised recently.

‘THE BRIDGE’ PROGRAMME Mass for First Communicants & their parents/guardians on Sunday 28 January at 9.30am in Castledawson and at 11am in Magherafelt.

We would like to remind you that from Sunday 5 February the Masses in the Parish will change to -

Saturday Vigil 6.15pm in Magherafelt

Sunday 9am in Castledawson

Sunday 10.30am & 12noon in Magherafelt

 

EXTRAORDINARY MINISTERS OF HOLY COMMUNION & READERS Thank you so much to all those who have kindly carried out these important ministries; the new rota will commence Sunday 5 February.  If you are currently on the rota for 8am Mass, please let us know if you would like your name to be changed to any of the other Masses.  If you are no longer able to carry out your duties please contact the office to have your name removed from the list, 028 7963 3635 / This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it

SPRED Special Religious Education – Meetings resume in the Parish Centre Tuesday 24 January 7.30pm

SOCIETY OF ST. VINCENT DE PAUL – Helpline 028 7930 0819

 

PARISH CENTRE             

SUNDAY

Jackpot £2100 in 45 calls; doors open 7pm; everyone welcome; please come along & support your Parish; books £7, flyer £1

EXPRESSIONS BISTRO Tues. – Fri. 9am – 3pm

SUNDAY COFFEE TIME after 11am Mass

MONDAY - ST. JOHN’S BOWLING CLUB 7.30pm TUESDAY – PARENTS & TODDLERS 9.15am – 11.15am; WHIST 2pm; PILATES 7pm; ZUMBA 8.30pm

WEDNESDAY - KNITTING GROUP 10.30am; PILATES 7pm & 8.15pm; PILOXING 7pm

THURSDAY – TAE KWON DO 4pm; ST. JOHN’S BOWLING CLUB 7.30pm

FRIDAY – REBUILD FITNESS 11.30am; SMITH SCHOOL OF IRISH DANCING 6pm

SATURDAY – STAGE RIGHT DRAMA from 1pm

 

STEP UP TO THE BEAT DANCE CLUB commences Tuesday 4.30pm contact Andrea 075 1120 9789

 

PARISH CENTRE PRODUCTION ‘The Late Mrs. Early of Highfield Road’, Thursday 9 March, Friday 10 March & Saturday 11 March, tickets £10, on sale from the Parish Centre

O’DONOVAN ROSSA G.A.C. – Lotto 6, 7, 18, 25; £25 to Michael Purvis, Kate Breen & Anne Knocker; Jackpot £1800

 

ST. MALACHY’S G.A.C. – Lotto 4, 7, 15, 19; £25 to Noah Gribbin, Catherine McOscar; Jackpot £5000

CHERNOBYL CHILDREN APPEAL COOKSTOWN & MID ULSTER GROUP – We have been bringing children from areas affected by the Chernobyl nuclear disaster to Northern Ireland for a holiday each summer.  If you are interested in hosting children for a short period this summer or would like more information on the appeal please contact Malachy Mullan 079 3477 4693.

FRIENDS OF NEW ROW PRIMARY SCHOOL Big Breakfast Sunday 29 January 9am – 12.30pm in school hall, £5 adult, £3 child, everyone welcome