Bulletin of 5 January 2020

PRIEST ON DUTY THIS WEEK – Fr. Gates                                                                           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, Benediction 7.15pm

Altar Society - Group 6 B. Morgan, A. Doyle, C. Devlin

ST PATRICK, CASTLEDAWSON Sunday 9am, Rosary - Tuesday 7pm

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

12 Jan.                  READERS            EUCHARISTIC MINISTERS

Vigil 6.15pm         A. McGuckin     S. Speirs, E. Bradley, P. McKee

Sun. 10.30am      C. Purvis            G. McGuckin, M. Ludlow,

                                                            M. Duncan

Sun. 12 noon        C. Trainor          B. Kelly, B. McGuckin, N. Duffin

C’dawson 9am     P. Hanson         C. Diamond, E. Gallagher

REMEMBER OUR DEAD Pray for Mary Dolan, Piotr Samsurin, Mary Beattie, Joe Heaney, Jean Walls (Ballymaguigan), Patricia McSwiggan (Desertmartin) and Colm McGuckin (Lavey) who died recently & for the following whose anniversaries or month’s minds occur this week

Sat. 4 Jan.            Thomas John McSwiggan, Carmel Tohill

Sun. 5 Jan.           Mary Carr, Tom Beattie, Hughie Niblock, Tom McGovern,

                                Brigid Murray (MM 12noon Magherafelt)

Mon. 6 Jan.          Michael McNeill, Mary Kielt, Veronica Gribbin, Tommy McGuckin

Tues. 7 Jan.         Briege McKelvey, Charlie Gillen

Wed. 8 Jan.          Bunty Doherty, Arthur O’Neill, Charles McKee, Jack Lagan

Thurs. 9 Jan.       John Hughes

Fri. 10 Jan.           Mick Gribbin, Michael McCormick (1st Av)

Sat. 11 Jan.          Frankie Kelly, John Cartin

SUNDAY 22 DECEMBER COLLECTION –

Magherafelt Envelopes - £2330, Loose Plate - £880; Castledawson Envelopes - £380, Loose Plate - £158

CHRISTMAS COLLECTION -

Magherafelt Envelopes - £4955, Loose Plate - £1931; Castledawson Envelopes - £1231, Loose Plate - £714

SUNDAY 29 DECEMBER COLLECTION –

Magherafelt Envelopes - £2126, Loose Plate - £640; Castledawson Envelopes - £258, Loose Plate - £105

Total Standing Orders - £768

FEAST OF THE EPIPHANY OF THE LORD

Monday 6 January

Magherafelt 11am & 7.30pm

Castledawson 7.30pm

 

WELCOME TO THE PARISH FAMILY Today we greet Noah James McLaughlin, Anna Kathleen McCormack and Daithi Anthony Peoples who were baptised recently.

 

NURSERY ENROLMENT & P1 ENROLMENT in HOLY FAMILY PRIMARY SCHOOL & NURSERY UNIT and

P1 ENROLMENT in NEW ROW PRIMARY SCHOOL -

Children born between 2 July 2016 and 1 July 2017 (inclusive) are eligible for a free Nursery place in their final pre-school year for admission to a Nursery Unit in September 2020.  All children born on or between 2 July 2015 and 1 July 2016 (inclusive) are compulsory school age and are due to start school in September 2020. Application for enrolment in the Nursery Unit and in P1 should be completed online www.eani.org.uk from 07/01/20 - 30/01/20. 

Visit Holy Family PS on Wednesday 15 January or Thursday 16 January, for online application support or come to the OPEN DAY on Tuesday 14 January, between 10am-11.30am or 1pm-2.30pm, everyone welcome; further details from the school office 028 7963 2153.

If you missed the OPEN DAY in New Row PS you are welcome to contact the school 028 7946 8426

 

PARISH CENTRE              

SUNDAY

JACKPOT £2850, 45 calls, books £7, flyer £1, doors open 7pm; come & support your Parish

EXPRESSIONS BISTRO – Tues – Fri 9am – 3pm

SUNDAY - COFFEE TIME after 10.30am Mass

MONDAY - BOWLING 7:30pm

TUESDAY – WHIST 2pm; PILATES 7pm, contact Therese 078 6790 1666

WEDNESDAY – KNITTING 10.30am; PILATES Intermediate 6.30pm, 7.30pm, Beginners 8.30pm, contact Tanya 077 1316 1766; PILOXING 7pm

THURSDAY – TAE KWON DO 4pm; BOWLING 7:30pm

FRIDAY - SMITH SCHOOL OF IRISH DANCE 6pm, contact Eugene 028 7964 3304

 

ST PIUS X COLLEGE OPEN DAY – Saturday 11 January, invitations will be distributed to P6 & P7 pupils, parents are asked to note the time allocated for their particular Primary School.

 

O’DONOVAN ROSSA G.A.C. – Lotto 18, 19, 27, 29; £25 to Kevin Donnelly, Lisa Campbell, Michael Brown; Jackpots - £5000 & £3600; Happy New Year to all our volunteers, players, coaches, members & sponsors both at home & abroad, & lotto customers & sellers.

ST. MALACHY’S G.A.C. – Lotto 8, 9, 12, 24; £25 to Anne O’Kane, Paddy Bradley; Jackpot £1200; Lotto Brendan Keenan (078 1087 1370); Happy & Peaceful New Year to all our members and friends

O’NEILL ACADEMY OF IRISH DANCE Classes resume Wednesday 8 January 6pm in St Pius X College, new members welcome, contact Damian 077 4847 1279

 

ST VINCENT DE PAUL Helpline 028 7930 0819

 

CALLED & GIFTED SEMINAR – Servite Priory Benburb, Fri. 24 Jan. & Sat. 25 Jan; contact Milanda 00353 429336393 or This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it