Bulletin 11 February 2024

Masses – Saturday Vigil 6.15pm Magherafelt Sunday 9am Castledawson, 11.30am Magherafelt

Weekday Masses Monday – Saturday – 11am

Exposition of the Blessed Sacrament Monday 11.30am – 7.15pm Benediction Monday 7.15pm; Miraculous Medal Novena Monday 7.30pm; Rosary Group – Castledawson Tuesday 7pm

Children’s Liturgy – Castledawson Sunday 9am & Magherafelt 1st & 3rd Sunday 11.30am; BaptismsSunday 12.30pm


REMEMBER OUR DEAD – Pray for Clare McConomy, Seamus O’Donnell, Josephine Bell (Moneymore), Chris Loughrey, Sean Murphy and Eddie McLaughlin (Portstewart) who died recently & for the following whose anniversaries or month’s minds occur this week 

Sat. 10 Feb. Rosaleen Walls, Patsy Keenan, John O’Kane,  Joe McCorry, Willie John Halferty, Felix O’Kane, Eamonn O’Kane

Sun. 11 Feb. Lawrence Gribbin, Susan Terry, Fr John Mackle, Redmond Mackle

Mon. 12 Feb. Molly Gallagher, Marie Hagan (1st Av 7.30pm)

Tues. 13 Feb. Charlie Higgins, Elizabeth Keenan, John Mooney, Lily Johnston, Robert McKee, May O’Hagan, John Higgins

Wed. 14 Feb. James Logan, Ann McFalone, Frank McCaughan

Thurs. 15 Feb. Kathleen Henry, Philomena Bradley,  Michael John Bradley, Mary McSwiggan, Bernie Heaney, Patsy O’Hagan, Phyllis Scullion

Fri. 16 Feb. Pat Niblock, Mary Scullion, Fred Cassidy,  Chums McKee, Basil McKee, Michelle Ryan (MM 7.30pm Loup)

Sat. 17 Feb. Paul Donnelly, Nellie Keenan, John McRory Tillie McSwiggan, Rosemary Hughes, Elizabeth Deehan, Phyllis O’Kane, Brigid Gillen (MM 6.15pm)



Magherafelt & Castledawson – £920;

IEC – £1277;

Peter’s Pence – £1003;

Dues – £3183; 

Standing orders – £1345


ASH WEDNESDAY – Wednesday 14 February

Masses Magherafelt 7.30am, 11am & 7.30pm

Castledawson 9am

Newbridge 10.15am



Magherafelt 7.30am Tuesday – Friday

11am Monday – Saturday

7.30pm Monday (Novena)

SERIES OF CATECHESIS – for adults and young people, Mondays & Thursdays 8pm in the Church of Our Lady of the Assumption; for more information contact Fr. Juan

WELCOME TO THE PARISH FAMILY – Today we greet Freddie Alan Calderwood, Lorcán Patrick McAllister and Nadia Grudzinska who were baptised recently.

PIUS X COLLEGE ORATORY – hour of prayer & adoration 6.30pm each Wednesday, all welcome

PORTGLENONE PRAYER GROUP Tuesdays 7pm in the Big House at the Monastery, everyone welcome

SAVE THE DATE Saturday 9 March – Celebration of New Row St Patrick’s PS – On Saturday 9 March we will have a celebration of our adoption of St Patrick into the life of our school.  We will begin with a service in the Church at 11am and continue with refreshments back in school.  The entire community is very welcome to join us to mark this special time in the life of our school.



SUNDAY BIG BANTER Jackpot £2950, 45 calls, doors 6pm; all welcome



MONDAY – Pilates 6pm – 7pm, contact Wendy 07753352077; Bowls – 7.30pm

TUESDAY – Dance Dynamics 5pm; Ladies Fitness 7pm; Closed AA Group 8.30pm

WEDNESDAY – Knitting 10am

THURSDAY – Slimming World; Epilepsy Action Talk & Support Group 11am in the Parish Centre Boardroom, everyone welcome; Tae Kwon Do; Bowls – 7.30pm

FRIDAY – Smith School of Irish Dance – 6pm

SATURDAY – Rugbugz; Mini Messers b


O’DONOVAN ROSSA G.A.C. – Lotto 8, 16, 18, 24; £25 to Teresa McSwiggan, Caitlin McCann, Adrian Atchison; Jackpot £7000

MALACHY’S G.A.C. – Lotto 1, 8, 13, 22; bTEA DANCE – St Mary’s Hall Knocknagin Desertmartin Sunday 11 February, music Shaun Loughrey 3pm – 5pm

ST VINCENT DE PAUL Helpline 028 7930 0819

MARRIAGE PREPARATION COURSES – for booking & information contact www.courses.accord.ie