Bulletin of 6 May 18

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

OUR LADY OF THE ASSUMPTION, MAGHERAFELT

Saturday Vigil 6.15pm; Sunday 10.30am, 12noon

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 3 M. O’Neill, I. Beattie, P. Deehan

ST PATRICK, CASTLEDAWSON Sunday 9am

Altar Society May Group 1 M. Wilson, M. Robinson

13 May                   READERS        EUCHARISTIC MINISTERS

Vigil 6.15pm         F. Young            T. Rogers, S. Speirs, E. Bradley

Sun. 10.30am      F. Gallagher     J. Clayton, R. Clayton, Sr. Caitriona

Sun. 12 noon        N. O’Connor     B. Kelly, B. McGuckin, N. Duffin

C’dawson 9am     Sr. Margaret     C. Diamond, E. Gallagher

REMEMBER OUR DEAD Pray for Paddy Moore, Martin Henry, Mary Mercer, Barbara McErlean, Brendan MacCann, Irene Hynds, Joan Hagan, Pat Roche (Cork) and Ryan McMurray (Philadelphia) who died recently and for the following whose anniversaries or month’s minds occur this week -

Sat. 5 May             Elizabeth Kelly

Sun. 6 May           Catherine Halferty, Patrick Bradley, Oliver McKenna, Hugh Conway, Peggy Wright,

                                Kathleen Boyle (1st Av. 9am Castledawson)

Mon. 7 May           Harry & Margaret Doyle, Patrick (Bunny) O’Hagan, John Hanson, Sam McNabb, Kathleen Devane, Mary Devlin, Brigid Keenan, John Atkinson, Thomas & Ellen Cassidy

Tues. 8 May         Margaret Tohill, Mary Johnston, Elizabeth McKeever, Mary McFlynn

Wed. 9 May          Edward Bradley, Josie Kearns, Ann Price

Thur. 10 May        Andy Totten, Patsy Konoske

Fri. 11 May           Annie Tohill, Canice Mullan, Susan Cartin, Mary & Dan McFaul

Sat 12 May           Gerry Lynch, Jane McKee, Annie McLaughlin, Charles McKenna, Desmond McNicholl

LAST WEEK’S COLLECTION

Magherafelt Envelopes - £2014, Loose Plate - £666

Castledawson Envelopes - £311, Loose Plate - £126

Total Standing Orders - £768

TROCAIRE - £14,969.80

Due to illness Fr. Gates will be unavailable for the foreseeable future.

WELCOME TO THE PARISH FAMILY Today we greet Migle Sanoskaite who was baptised recently.

CONGRATULATIONS to Niamh Heron and Padraic McGlinchey who were married recently.

FIRST COMMUNION

Magherafelt         Saturday 12 May 11am, refreshments afterwards in the Parish Centre

Kilronan School Saturday 12 May 2pm, refreshments afterwards in the Parish Centre

 

Castledawson     Saturday 19 May 11am, refreshments afterwards in New Row Primary School

 

CONFIRMATION

Magherafelt         Sunday 3 June 3pm

 

GRAVEYARD SUNDAY

Sunday 24 June 12 noon (no 12 noon Mass in Magherafelt)

 

ANNUAL PARISH PILGRIMAGE to the Mass Rock in Glenshane Forest Sunday 10 June with Mass at 1pm; please allow 1-2 hours walk from the parking area inside the forest; for information contact Róisín Tohill This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it or Joe McCrystal 075 2353 8402

ACCORD MARRIAGE PREPARATION COURSES

Quinn’s Corner, Dungannon – the following dates are now available for booking – 9, 16, 23 October & 6, 13, 20 November; for more information & to book see www.courses.accord.ie

PARISH CENTRE              

SUNDAY  

Jackpot £3050 or £200 if not won on the night, 46 calls, books £7, flyer £1, doors open 7pm; everyone welcome; please come along & support your Parish

 

SUNDAY - COFFEE TIME after 10.30am Mass

EXPRESSIONS BISTRO – open Tuesday – Friday 9am – 3pm; Wednesday Salad Day

TUESDAY – PARENTS & TODDLERS 9.15am – 11.15am; WHIST 2pm; PILATES 7pm

WEDNESDAY – KNITTING 10.30am; PILATES 7pm, 8.15pm; PILOXING 7pm; JIVE CLASS 8pm

THURSDAY – SLIMMING WORLD 10am, 5.30pm & 7.30pm; TAE KWON DO 4pm

FRIDAY - SMITH SCHOOL OF IRISH DANCING 6pm

REELROBICS commencing Monday 14 May 8pm www.reelrobics.com

 

ST PIUS X COLLEGE - Summer Camp 2 – 6 July, 9am – 3pm, open to all P5, P6 P7 and Y8 pupils; application forms now available at St Pius X reception and in local primary schools, closing date 11 June; contact 028 7963 1286 for more information

 

O’DONOVAN ROSSA G.A.C. – Lotto 2, 5, 9, 27; £25 to Noeleen Lennox, Dermot Kerr, Patricia Kearney; Jackpot £3800, Lotto Draw will be on Tuesday;

Big Breakfast Sunday 13 May 9am – 1pm

ST. MALACHY’S G.A.C. – Lotto 14, 15, 18, 24; £25 to Mairead McCann, Seanie Young; Jackpot £4300

MAGHERAFELT SKY BLUES FCMini Soccer Saturday 10am – 11am in Spires Park, cost £3; Bonus Ball Winner – Bronagh Hawe

 

ST. VINCENT DE PAUL – Helpline 028 7930 0819