Bulletin of 16 September 18

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


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, Benediction 7.15pm

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


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

23 Sept                  READERS        EUCHARISTIC MINISTERS

Vigil 6.15pm         M. McLaughlin C. Lawlor, A. Goddard, S. Speirs

Sun. 10.30am      F. Lynch            G. McGuckin, J. Fingleton,

                                                            M. Duncan

Sun. 12 noon        C. O’Kane         W. Cassidy, M. Treharne,

                                                            D. Loughran

C’dawson 9am     S. Keenan         B. O’Kane, P. McKeever

REMEMBER OUR DEAD Pray for Eugene Crozier, Sean Mullan and Beth Rocks (Loup) who died recently and for the following whose anniversaries occur this week -

Sat. 15 Sept         Mary Ann Hegarty

Sun. 16 Sept        Fr. Tom Fahie, Eugene Donnelly

Mon. 17 Sept       Frank Kielt, John Laverty, Frank Devlin, Felix O’Neill, Richard O’Rawe, Patrick & Mark Mailey

Tues. 18 Sept      Frank Donnelly, Alex Johnston, Maisie Martin

Wed. 19 Sept       Rose Kerr, Annie Donnelly, Jack Russell

Thur. 20 Sept       Fr Eddie McAvoy

Fri. 21 Sept          Andy Joe Devlin

Sat 22 Sept          Leo Stranney, Mary O’Neill, Edward McKee


Magherafelt Envelopes - £2059, Loose Plate - £650

Castledawson Envelopes - £299, Loose Plate - £147

Total Standing Orders - £768


WELCOME TO THE PARISH FAMILY Today we greet Olivia Goretti Mellon who was baptised recently.


Please ensure that all anniversaries and notices for the bulletin for the week beginning Sunday 30 September are with the Parish Office by Wednesday 19 September.


‘THE POPE IN AGHAGASKIN’ - the next Parish Production will take place Thursday 25 October - Saturday 27 October in the Parish Centre, tickets available soon

VOICES ACROSS THE WATER – Saturday 29 September in the Parish Centre, an evening of Choral Music with the Sperrin Choir & Inverclyde Voices, a mix of popular & traditional songs from home & abroad, tickets £10 to include refreshments, tickets available from the Parish Centre



Pastoral Centre, Maghera – 2, 9, & 16 October;

2019 - 11 & 12 January, 22 & 23 February, 22 & 23 March, 26 & 27 April, 24 & 25 May, 14 & 15 June; Quinn’s Corner, Dungannon – 6, 13, 20 November; for details & online booking see www.courses.accord.ie

ST. VINCENT DE PAUL – Helpline 028 7930 0819

PARISH CENTRE              


Jackpot £4000 or £200 if not won on the night, 49 calls, books £7, flyer £1, doors open 7pm; everyone welcome; please come along & support your Parish


EXPRESSIONS BISTRO – Tues – Fri 9am – 3pm


SUNDAY - COFFEE TIME after 10.30am Mass


TUESDAY - PARENTS & TODDLERS recommences 9.15am – 11.15am; PILATES 7pm

WEDNESDAY – KNITTING GROUP 10.30am; PILATES 7pm, new 6 week beginner’s course starts Wednesday 19 September 8.15pm, contact Tanya 077 1316 17668; PILOXING 7pm; JIVE CLASS 8pm

THURSDAY – SLIMMING WORLD 10am, 5.30pm & 7.30pm; TAE KWON DO 4pm; ST JOHN’S BOWLING CLUB 7:30pm;

WYSE BITES LADIES COOKERY CLASS – Thursday 20 September for 3 weeks 1pm – 3pm, £35


COFFEE MORNING Saturday 22 September 10am - 2pm, proceeds in aid of Marie Curie


O’DONOVAN ROSSA G.A.C. – Lotto 2, 7, 11, 18; £25 to Barry Murray, John McLaughlin, Joe Cassidy; Jackpot £1100


ST. MALACHY’S G.A.C. – Lotto 1, 18, 23, 24; £25 to Roisin Muldoon, Martin McConnell; Jackpot £1900

MAGHERAFELT SKY BLUES FC - Mini Soccer Spires Park Saturday 10am, £3, everyone welcome

CEOLTOIRÍ LURAIGH TRADITIONAL MUSIC GROUP –classes resume Tuesday 18 September at An Carn & Thursday 20 September at Watty Graham Centre Maghera, see Ceoltóirí Luraigh Facebook or call 075 4484 4267

NORTHERN REGIONAL COLLEGE - re-sit Maths & English GCSE (Jan 2019) revision classes w/c 17 September, contact This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it or This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it

ENGLISH CLASSES in First Magherafelt Church Hall commence Wednesday 19 September 10am, free to all, contact Archie 077 6177 9974