Bulletin 2 July 2023

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

Weekday Masses 11am Novena Monday 7.30pm

Rosary Group – Castledawson Tuesdays 7pm

BaptismsSunday 1pm & 1st Saturday 1pm (Castledawson)



REMEMBER OUR DEAD – Pray for Joan Ludlow, Michael Quigley, Pat Smyth, Margaret Toner and Francis Conlon who died recently & for the following whose anniversaries or month’s minds occur this week – 

Sat. 1 Jul Mick McDowell, Patricia McLaughlin (MM 6.15pm)

Sun. 2 Jul Dr. Laurence Higgins, Anna McWilliams (1st Av)

Mon. 3 Jul Dympna McElhone, Martin O’Neill,  Phyllis Barton (née McMurray), Tommy O’Neill, Bernie Higgins (MM 7.30pm)

Tues. 4 Jul John McKay, Elizabeth McKee, Philomena Heaney

Wed. 5 Jul Una Cunningham, Philomena McKay,  Rose Donaghy, Patsy Bevan (née Kealey 1st Av)

Thurs. 6 Jul Bernie McErlean (née Murray 1st Av 11am),  Kate Bradley (MM 7.30pm Glen)

Fri. 7 Jul Josephine O’Kane, Teresa Devlin

Sat. 8 Jul Patricia Peden (MM 6.15pm)

CONGRATULATIONS to Lisa Robinson and Gerard Dobbin who were married recently.



Magherafelt & Castledawson – £3645

Dues – £155; Standing orders – £1345

CHILDREN’S LITURGY – will take a break in July & August; thanks to all involved for your support. 

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.MarriageEncounter.ie; www.courses.accord.ie

PILGRIMAGE TO MEDJUGORJE 20 -27 September £695 pps, Dublin – Dubrovnik, spiritual director Fr John Gates, contact Group Leader Anne Duffy 077 3600 5396 or 028 7188 0372.

ST VINCENT DE PAUL – Helpline 028 7930 0819



SUNDAY BIG BANTER BINGO  Jackpot £4100, 48 calls, doors 6pm; all welcome


The Bistro will be closed Monday 10 July – Friday 14 July inclusive and will re-open Monday 17 July.


MONDAY – Mini Messers & Mini Massage – 9.15-10.15am, details on FB; Yoga – 6pm (Bernie 077 5900 1664); Jive 7.45pm, (Matthew 078 4588 9363)

TUESDAY – Dance Dynamics 5pm; Closed AA Group from 8.30pm; Kool Kountry Line Dancing 8pm – 10pm, see FB for details

WEDNESDAY – Knitting 10am; Tae Kwon Do 4pm

THURSDAY – Slimming World; Tae Kwon Do; 

FRIDAY – Musical Wings;

SATURDAY – Musical Wings 9.30am; Rugbugz 10.30am

O’DONOVAN ROSSA G.A.C. – Lotto 4, 7, 15, 18; £25 to Hugh Glackin, Mark Deehan, Cormac McLaughlin; Jackpot £6700

MALACHY’S G.A.C. – Lotto 2, 10, 12, 14; £25 to Joseph Craig Jr, Maura Creelman; Jackpot £600; thanks to all who support this fundraiser, to take part contact Niall McNicholl 077 4671 4933

NORTHERN REGIONAL COLLEGE Access Diploma in Social Sciences, www.nrc.ac.uk or 028 7963 2462.

VINCENT’S CHARITY SHOP, 12 King Street – clothing donations welcome