Bulletin 13 November 2022


Masses Saturday 6.15pm, Sunday 9am (Castledawson), 10.30am & 12noon 

Weekday Masses 11am Novena Monday 7.30pm

Rosary Group – Castledawson Tuesdays 7pm



REMEMBER OUR DEAD Pray for Patsy Hagan, Gertrude O’Neill, Padraig O’Neill, Teresa McKeever and John McCaughan (Larne) who died recently & for the following whose anniversaries or month’s minds occur this week 

Sat. 12 Nov. Alice O’Donnell, Kathleen McKee, Kevin Rocks, Dae Cartin, Dan Deehan (MM 6.15pm Parish Centre Hall)

Sun. 13 Nov. Harry McMurray, Mary Mulholland, Cyril McBride

Mon. 14 Nov. Bridget McKeever, Kevin Laverty, Michael Crotty, James Hegarty, John Shivers, Matilda Molloy, Isobel Moore

Tues. 15 Nov. Thomas L. McLaughlin, Margaret Hogan, Richard Kielt, Charlie Bateson, Sara Mulholland, Patrick O’Kane, Annie O’Kane

Wed. 16 Nov. Fr Sean Rainey, Kathleen McNicholl, Rose McConnell, Kevin Walls, Dan & Mary McFaul, Hugh Osborne

Thurs. 17 Nov. Louise Higgins, John J. Higgins, Sean Hinfey, Michael (Mickey) Conway

Fri. 18 Nov. John Higgins, Frank McGuire

Sat. 19 Nov. Peggy Trainor, Tommy McMurray, John Walls, Winnie Crilly



Magherafelt & Castledawson – £2165

Missions – £365 (total); Dues – £235; 

Standing orders – £1345


  • all weekend Masses, (6.15pm vigil, 10.30am & 12 noon) will be held in the main hall of the Parish Centre.
  • all weekday Masses (11am & 7.30pm) will be in Milltown.
  • All baptisms will be in St. Patrick’s Castledawson.

WELCOME TO THE PARISH FAMILY – Today we greet  Grace Mary O’Brien, Clodagh Marie Morgan and Patrick Hugh Bryson who were baptised recently.

CHILDREN’S ROSARY GROUP – Sunday 20 November 3.30pm, St Patrick’s, Castledawson, refreshments afterwards for the children, new children are most welcome even if you have not been before

PORTGLENONE PRAYER GROUP meeting each Tuesday 7pm – 8.15pm in the Big House at the Monastery, everyone welcome.

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

ST VINCENT DE PAUL helpline 028 7930 0819



SUNDAY BIG BANTER  JACKPOT £2550 45 calls, doors open 6pm; everyone welcome

EXPRESSIONS BISTRO Mon. – Fri. 9am – 3pm

MONDAY – Children’s Dance 10am contact 073 8563 3743; Yoga – 6pm, contact Bernie 077 5900 1664; Bowls – 7.30pm

TUESDAY – Children’s Dance 10am; Dance Dynamics – 5pm; Ladies Fitness – 7pm

WEDNESDAY – Knitting 10am; Tae Kwon Do 4pm; Dogs Trust Dog School 7.30pm 077 1565 4650

THURSDAY – Slimming World; Otago 12.30pm; Tae Kwon Do; Bowls – 7.30pm

FRIDAY – Musical Wings; Smith School of Irish Dance – 6pm

SATURDAY – Musical Wings 9.30am, Rugbugz 10am

O’DONOVAN ROSSA G.A.C. – Lotto 3, 10, 17, 22; £25 to Brooke Taylor, Cormic McAlynn, Aidan McAlynn; Jackpot £5050; Thanks to all who support this fundraiser.

MALACHY’S G.A.C. – Lotto 6, 10, 16, 21; Jackpot winner – Michael Gribbin; New Jackpot £500; Thanks to all who support this fundraiser, to take part contact Brendan Keenan 078 1087 1370

TREA’S BALLYMAGUIGAN – Major Whist Drive in memory of the late Nuala Mulholland, Thursday 24 November 8pm in the Clubrooms, minimum fee £5, proceeds in aid of Antrim Area Hospital Renal Unit