Bulletin 15 January 2023


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 Francie McGuigan, Joe Dorman, Christy Rafferty (Coalisland) and Andrea Morris (née Clinch) who died recently & for the following whose anniversaries or month’s minds occur this week – 

Sat. 14 Jan. Kieran Dougan, Frankie McQuillan, Marc Bigger, Annie Bradley

Sun. 15 Jan. Seamus O’Hagan, Bridget O’Neill

Mon. 16 Jan. Kathleen Halferty, James Bates, Emmet Mulholland, Patricia Donnelly

Tues. 17 Jan. Harry Nelson, Patrick & Brigid Cudden, Jim Murray, Rosie O’Kane

Wed. 18 Jan. Joe Kearney, Brigid Donnelly, John McGurk Fr Ernest McCaughan, James McGovern, 

Thurs. 19 Jan. Owen Carr, Francie Niblock,  Patrick James (Jimmy Quinn)

Fri. 20 Jan. Mary Robinson, Nora McBride Regina Quinn (MM 7.30pm)

Sat. 21 Jan. Mary Jo Keenan, Michael Quinn, Paddy Murray, Mollie O’Kane



Magherafelt & Castledawson – £3167; Dues – £345;

Building Donations – £5230 (total); IEC – £805;

Peter’s Pence – £967 (total); Standing orders – £1345


WELCOME TO THE PARISH FAMILY – Today we greet Caoimhin James O’Kane, Clara May Nelson and Liam Thomas Gallagher who were baptised recently

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

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

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

ST VINCENT DE PAUL helpline 028 7930 0819



SUNDAY BIG BANTER BINGO  Jackpot £2900, 45 calls, doors 6pm; all welcome

EXPRESSIONS BISTRO Monday – Friday 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

SATURDAT –  Musical Wings 9.30am


O’DONOVAN ROSSA G.A.C. – Lotto 14, 18, 22, 27; £25 to Eamon Campbell, Lisa McQuillan, Packi Coyle; Jackpot £5500; thanks to all who support this fundraiser.

MALACHY’S G.A.C. – Lotto – 3, 4, 10, 21; £25 to Noeleen Devlin, Paudi Devlin; Jackpot £700; thanks to all who support this fundraiser, to take part contact Brendan Keenan 078 1087 1370.