Bulletin of 17 Sept 17

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

OUR LADY OF THE ASSUMPTION, MAGHERAFELT

Saturday Vigil 6.15pm; Sunday 10.30am, 12noon

Monday – Saturday 11.00am

Confessions Saturday 12.30pm & 5.45pm

Baptisms Sunday 1pm; contact Parish Office 2 weeks in advance

Eucharistic Adoration Monday after 11am Mass followed by Benediction 7.15pm

Altar Society - Group 1 B. McCusker, R. Walls, M. McSwiggan

ST PATRICK, CASTLEDAWSON Sunday 9am

Altar Society Sept. Group 3 D. Keenan, C. Diamond, G. Young

ST JOHN, MILLTOWN First Friday (Apr – Sept.) 7.30pm

24 Sept.                READERS        EUCHARISTIC MINISTERS

Vigil 6.15pm          P. Deehan         M. Bradley, C. Smyth, B. McKee

Sun. 10.30am       P. O’Kane          J. Clayton, R. Clayton, Sr. Caitriona

Sun. 12 noon        E. McKee          W. Cassidy, M. Treharne,

                                                        D. Loughran

C’dawson 9am     A. Brown           B. Gregg, E. Gallagher

 

REMEMBER OUR DEAD Pray for Harold Purvis, Rosina Kerlin, Teresa McKeever, Francie Bradley (Ballymaguigan), Ailish Doyle (Derby), Mary Mullan (Swatragh), Archie McLaughlin (London) and Agnes McGoldrick (Calry, Co. Sligo) who died recently and for the following whose anniversaries occur this week -

Sat. 16 Sept.        Fr. John Fahie, Eugene Donnelly

Sun. 17 Sept.       Frank Kielt, Frank Devlin, John Laverty, Damien Moore, Grace Kelly, Felix O’Neill,

                              Lucy Scott (1st Av. 12 noon)

Mon. 18 Sept.      Frank Donnelly, Alex Johnston

Tues. 19 Sept.     Rose Kerr, Fr. Eddie McAvoy, Jack Russell, Annie Donnelly, Charlie Collins

Wed. 20 Sept.     

Thur. 21 Sept.     Mike McGlade, Andy Joe Devlin

Fri. 22 Sept.         Edward McKee, Leo Stranney, Siobhan Crotty, William Moore

Sat 23 Sept.         Rose Regan, Annie Higgins

 

LAST WEEK’S COLLECTION

Magherafelt Envelopes - £1923, Loose Plate - £657

Castledawson Envelopes - £466, Loose Plate - £138.90

Total Standing Orders - £715

 

WELCOME TO THE PARISH FAMILY Today we greet Harry Brian Wylie and Eirikas Augustas Bernotas who were baptised recently.

CONGRATULATIONS to Ann Stockman and Ryan Morgan who were married recently.

DAUGHTERS OF SISTERS OF CHARITY OF ST. VINCENT DE PAUL MISSION APPEAL

The sisters will speak about their work in Africa at all Masses next weekend, Saturday 23 & Sunday 24 September.

HOLY FAMILY PRIMARY SCHOOL OPENING OF THE SCHOOL YEAR MASS - Thursday 28 September 11am in the Church of Our Lady of the Assumption, all welcome

 

ACCORD MARRIAGE PREPARATION COURSES

Pastoral Centre, Maghera – 24 & 25 November, 12 & 13 January, 16 & 17 February, 23 & 24 March; for more information & to book - www.courses.accord.ie

 

ST. VINCENT DE PAUL – Helpline 028 7930 0819

 

PARISH CENTRE             

SUNDAY  

Jackpot £3800 in 49 calls; doors open 7pm; everyone welcome; please come along & support your Parish; books £7, flyer £1

 

EXPRESSIONS BISTRO - open Tuesday – Friday 9am – 3pm; ‘Wednesday Curry Day’ – come along and try our curry.

SUNDAY - COFFEE TIME after 10.30am Mass

MONDAY - ST. JOHN’S BOWLING CLUB 7.30pm

TUESDAY – PARENTS & TODDLERS resumes Tuesday 19 September 9.15am – 11.15am;

WHIST 2pm; PILATES 7pm; ZUMBA 8pm

WEDNESDAY – KNITTING GROUP 10.30am; PILATES 7pm & 8.15pm contact Tanya 077 1316 1766; PILOXING 7pm

THURSDAY – SLIMMING WORLD 10am, 5.30pm & 7.30pm, contact Julie 079 2561 7696; TAE KWON DO 4pm; ST. JOHN’S BOWLING CLUB 7.30pm

FRIDAY - SMITH SCHOOL OF IRISH DANCING from 6pm, contact Eugene 028 796 43304

ST JOHN'S BOWLING CLUB - Open Night Thursday 28 September from 7.30pm, come along and see if bowls could be your new hobby, all welcome

DATES FOR YOUR DIARY

Smart Mums Market Sunday 9 October 12 noon – 2pm; Cupcake Class Monday 16 October 10am – 2pm; Jake Carter Saturday 21 October 8.30pm

O’DONOVAN ROSSA G.A.C. – Lotto 1, 3, 13, 24; £25 to Blaithin Quinn, Billy Thompson, Mary King; Jackpot £5200

 

ST. MALACHY’S G.A.C. – Lotto 19, 21, 23, 24; £25 to Manus McAllister, Paul Cleary; Jackpot £1000