Bulletin of 6 June 2021

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



PARISH CENTRE              

The Parish Centre is open in line with the easing of restrictions.  Bistro and Group Activity will adhere to the current Social Distancing and Sanitisation requirements.  We welcome the return of all our friends and hope for better days ahead.

EXPRESSIONS BISTRO 9am – 3pm Monday – Friday

KNITTING GROUP - Wednesday 10am; SLIMMING WORLD - Thursday morning & evening; TAEKWON-DO - Wednesday & Thursday; IRISH DANCING - Friday; RUGBUGZ - Saturday morning; MUSICAL WINGS - coming soon; JIVE NI - Wednesday 30 June; please contact the group co-ordinators for further details. 

O’DONOVAN ROSSA G.A.C. Please see the club Facebook for more information.

ST. MALACHY’S G.A.C. – Lotto 2, 3, 4, 14; £25 to Sinead Hinfey, Seanie Young; Jackpot - £2300; Thanks to all who support this fundraiser, to take part contact Brendan Keenan 078 1087 1370.

SOCIETY OF ST VINCENT DE PAUL - Envelopes for donations are available at the back of the Church & can be returned to us in the Church Collection box.  Helpline 028 7930 0819

The following services continue to be available on webcam -

Masses Saturday 6.15pm, Sunday 10.30am & 12noon

Weekday Masses 11am

Novena Monday 7.30pm, Holy Hour Wednesday 7pm

https://www.magherafeltparish.org/church-webcam

REMEMBER OUR DEAD Pray for Bobby McElroy, Brendan Kyne and Kathleen Kelly (Ardboe) who died recently & for the following whose anniversaries or month’s minds occur this week -

Sat. 5 June           Pat & Mary Doyle, Raymond Cassidy

Sun. 6 June          Anne Hawe (1st Av 12noon Magherafelt)

Mon. 7 June         Mary Lynch, Eileen McCann, Anthony McSwiggan, Beryl Kelly (1st Av)

Tues. 8 Jun          Douglas & Maureen French

Wed. 9 Jun           Emily Smith, Marguerite O’Neill, Maria Heaney, Joseph Puxley

Thurs. 10 Jun      Madeline Shields, Eddie Tohill

Fri. 11 Jun            Bernard Dowds, Charles O’Kane, Brendan Walls, Gerry Doyle,

                                Helen Ward (1st Av 11am Magherafelt)

Sat. 12 Jun          

(Sunday 13 June Tommy Gallagher MM 9am Castledawson)

Anniversary notices for the bulletin – please phone the Parish Office 028 7963 3635 or email This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it

CHURCH COLLECTIONS for the last 2 weeks

Magherafelt & Castledawson – £4338

Vocations - £70; Dues - £365; Standing orders - £1125

Trócaire – £18,445.99 (total)

PUBLIC DAILY & WEEKEND MASSES - Mass with congregation continues this week at 11am each morning, Novena Mass Monday 7.30pm & Holy Hour Wednesday 7pm, Saturday Vigil 6.15pm, Sunday 10.30am & 12noon in Magherafelt & Sunday 9am Castledawson, all with the usual restrictions. 

PARISH PILGRIMAGE TO THE MASS ROCK IN GLENSHANE FOREST – Fr. Gates will say Mass today at the Mass Rock at 1pm, please allow 1-2 hours walking from the parking area inside the forest, stewards will direct for parking; bring packed lunch and insect spray; for more details contact Joe 07523538402 / 07809505078

WELCOME TO THE PARISH FAMILY - Today we greet Eimear Grace Shaw, Senán Pio Devlin and Éabha May McGrath who were baptised recently.

MARRIAGE PREPARATION COURSES - Virtual course available 11/12 September, for booking & information contact www.MarriageEncounter.ie;

See also www.courses.accord.ie for other dates in the Autumn

PP

Fr. D. Branigan CC            12 Aughrim Road Tel. 078 0990 3691                                                                                                             Parish Centre 028 7963 1726        This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it

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



PARISH CENTRE              

The Parish Centre is open in line with the easing of restrictions.  Bistro and Group Activity will adhere to the current Social Distancing and Sanitisation requirements.  We welcome the return of all our friends and hope for better days ahead.

EXPRESSIONS BISTRO 9am – 3pm Monday – Friday

KNITTING GROUP - Wednesday 10am; SLIMMING WORLD - Thursday morning & evening; TAEKWON-DO - Wednesday & Thursday; IRISH DANCING - Friday; RUGBUGZ - Saturday morning; MUSICAL WINGS - coming soon; JIVE NI - Wednesday 30 June; please contact the group co-ordinators for further details. 

O’DONOVAN ROSSA G.A.C. Please see the club Facebook for more information.

ST. MALACHY’S G.A.C. – Lotto 2, 3, 4, 14; £25 to Sinead Hinfey, Seanie Young; Jackpot - £2300; Thanks to all who support this fundraiser, to take part contact Brendan Keenan 078 1087 1370.

 

SOCIETY OF ST VINCENT DE PAUL - Envelopes for donations are available at the back of the Church & can be returned to us in the Church Collection box.  Helpline 028 7930 0819

The following services continue to be available on webcam -

Masses Saturday 6.15pm, Sunday 10.30am & 12noon

Weekday Masses 11am

Novena Monday 7.30pm, Holy Hour Wednesday 7pm

https://www.magherafeltparish.org/church-webcam

REMEMBER OUR DEAD Pray for Bobby McElroy, Brendan Kyne and Kathleen Kelly (Ardboe) who died recently & for the following whose anniversaries or month’s minds occur this week -

Sat. 5 June           Pat & Mary Doyle, Raymond Cassidy

Sun. 6 June          Anne Hawe (1st Av 12noon Magherafelt)

Mon. 7 June         Mary Lynch, Eileen McCann, Anthony McSwiggan, Beryl Kelly (1st Av)

Tues. 8 Jun          Douglas & Maureen French

Wed. 9 Jun           Emily Smith, Marguerite O’Neill, Maria Heaney, Joseph Puxley

Thurs. 10 Jun      Madeline Shields, Eddie Tohill

Fri. 11 Jun            Bernard Dowds, Charles O’Kane, Brendan Walls, Gerry Doyle,

                                Helen Ward (1st Av 11am Magherafelt)

Sat. 12 Jun          

(Sunday 13 June Tommy Gallagher MM 9am Castledawson)

 

Anniversary notices for the bulletin – please phone the Parish Office 028 7963 3635 or email This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it

 

CHURCH COLLECTIONS for the last 2 weeks

Magherafelt & Castledawson – £4338

Vocations - £70; Dues - £365; Standing orders - £1125

Trócaire – £18,445.99 (total)

 

PUBLIC DAILY & WEEKEND MASSES - Mass with congregation continues this week at 11am each morning, Novena Mass Monday 7.30pm & Holy Hour Wednesday 7pm, Saturday Vigil 6.15pm, Sunday 10.30am & 12noon in Magherafelt & Sunday 9am Castledawson, all with the usual restrictions. 

 

PARISH PILGRIMAGE TO THE MASS ROCK IN GLENSHANE FOREST – Fr. Gates will say Mass today at the Mass Rock at 1pm, please allow 1-2 hours walking from the parking area inside the forest, stewards will direct for parking; bring packed lunch and insect spray; for more details contact Joe 07523538402 / 07809505078

 

WELCOME TO THE PARISH FAMILY - Today we greet Eimear Grace Shaw, Senán Pio Devlin and Éabha May McGrath who were baptised recently.

 

MARRIAGE PREPARATION COURSES - Virtual course available 11/12 September, for booking & information contact www.MarriageEncounter.ie;

See also www.courses.accord.ie for other dates in the Autumn

 

PP