BUlletin 12th of May 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 Gerry McAllister, Gemma Campbell (Ardboe) and Davy McKenna (Antrim) who died recently & for the following whose anniversaries or month’s minds occur this week 

Sat. 11 May Patrick Conway, Annie Tohill, Canice Mullan, Susan Cartin

Sun. 12 May Gerry Lynch, Pat Deehan, Jane McKee,  Charles McKenna, Mary Quinn, Annie McLaughlin

Mon. 13 May Peggy McCorry

Tues. 14 May Margaret Devlin, Eunice Gallagher

Wed. 15 May Alice Lennox, Rita Dougan, Cassie McFalone, Eamonn O’Neill

Thurs. 16 May Isobel Laverty, Patrick Halferty, Kathleen Murray, John McCann

Fri. 17 May Gary Convie, Francie Moore, Charlie Keenan, Martin Murray

Sat. 18 May Francis Gribbin, Thomas & Ellen Cassidy,  Joseph (Joe) Loane (MM 6.15pm)

 

CHURCH COLLECTION

Magherafelt & Castledawson – £2755;

Vocations – £3009 (total); Trócaire – £16,470 (total); 

Dues – £75; Standing orders – £1345

 

PATRICK’S MISSIONARY SOCIETY (Kiltegan Fathers) – Mission Appeal Sunday 12 May – through our visit to the Parish we wish to emphasize how missionary work is central to our faith as followers of Christ and we thank you for your continuing support.

GRAVEYARD SUNDAY MASS & BLESSING OF THE GRAVES – Sunday 30 June, 12noon, (no 11.30am Mass in Magherafelt on that day)

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

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

PILGRIMAGES TO MEDJUGORJE – Depart Dublin  18 Sept– 25 Sept, £720pps, Spiritual Director Fr. Gates, contact Anne Duffy 077 3600 5396 or 028 7188 0372

OUR LADY OF LOURDES PILGRIMAGE SOCIETY – 10 July – 17 July from Belfast, Hotel Agena, contact Kathleen McCann 028 7963 2205 or 077 1970 1925

 

PARISH CENTRE

SUNDAY BIG BANTE Jackpot £3600, 47 calls, doors 6pm; all welcome

 

EXPRESSIONS BISTRO – Mon – Fri 9am – 3pm

 

MONDAY – Pilates 6pm – 7pm & 7.15pm – 8pm, contact Wendy 077 5335 2077

TUESDAY – Kids Dance – from 9.30am; Dance Dynamics 5pm; Ladies Fitness 7pm; Closed AA Group 8.30pm

WEDNESDAY – Knitting 10am; Dogs Trust – 5.30pm

THURSDAY – Slimming World contact Roisin 075 6499 8233; Epilepsy Action Talk & Support Group (2nd week of each month 10.30am – 12noon); Tae Kwon Do

FRIDAY – Smith School of Irish Dance – 6pm

 

HOLY FAMILY LAY MEMBERS – Meeting in the Parish Centre Boardroom Monday 13 May 11.45am

O’DONOVAN ROSSA G.A.C. – Lotto 10, 11, 18, 29; £25 to P. Wilson, M. Walls, M. Duffin; Jackpot £2050

MALACHY’S G.A.C. – Lotto 3, 4, 20, 24; £25 to Christina O’Kane, Noel McKenna; Jackpot £1500

ST VINCENT DE PAUL Helpline 028 7930 0819