Bulletin 26 of November

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

Weekday Masses – 11am* Novena Monday 7.30pm

Rosary Group – Castledawson Tuesdays 7pm

Meetings for young people (age 18 – 40) – Fridays 7.30pm in the Parish Centre; Children’s Liturgy – Castledawson Sunday 9am & Magherafelt 1st & 3rd Sunday 10.30am; BaptismsSunday 1pm

*Please note Mass on Wednesday 29 November will be at 10am.*


REMEMBER OUR DEAD – Pray for Sinead Norton, Mary Bates, Patricia Keenan, Philomena McMullan and Geraldine Hughes who died recently & for the following whose anniversaries or month’s minds occur this week 

Sat. 25 Nov. Patrick Leonard, Teresa (Tessie) Loughran,  Mary Lupari, Rose Walls, Michael Masterson Snr, Susan Butler,  Brian Nelson, Gabriella Gracio, Teresa McKee (MM 6.15pm)

Sun. 26 Nov. Nuala Kelly, Noel McMurray, Paul Devlin, Patrick O’Hagan, Clifford Barr (MM 12noon)

Mon. 27 Nov. Camillus & Michael Logue, Edward O’Hagan,  John McDonnell, Geraldine Hughes (MM 7.30pm)

Tues. 28 Nov. John V. McCaughan, Teresa Devlin, Freddie Barry, Jonathan Logue, Eddie Joe O’Kane, Mickey Campbell, Charlie Doyle

Wed. 29 Nov. Mickey Conway, Tommy Walls, Brigid Kearns, Danny McCann

Thurs. 30 Nov. Susan Cherry, Rosemary Hughes, May Gallagher, Mary Martin, 

Fri. 1 Dec. Bridget Tohill

Sat. 2 Dec. Sarah McCaughan,  Michael Morgan (1st Av 6.15pm), Mary McCrystal (1st Av 6.15pm)



Magherafelt & Castledawson – £3224;

Standing orders – £1345


WELCOME TO THE PARISH FAMILY – Today we greet Caolán Fionn McKee, Lorcan Eoin McCloskey and Iarla Pádraig Ó Catháin who were baptised recently.

CONGRATULATIONS to Claire Diamond and Sean Higgins who were married recently.


Reflecting on women in the Scriptures

Church of Our Lady of the Assumption, Magherafelt

Thursday 30 November – EVE – Rosary 10:30am,  Mass 11am, Vespers & Reflection 7pm

Friday 1 December – SARAH – Rosary 10:30am,  Mass 11am

Saturday 2 December – RACHEL – Rosary 10:30am, Mass 11am

Sunday 3 December – MIRIAM –  Vespers & Benediction 6pm

Monday 4 December – DEBORAH – Rosary 10:30am,  No 11:00am Mass, Mass 7:30pm

Tuesday 5 December – JUDITH – Rosary 10:30am, Mass 11am

Wednesday 6 December – ESTHER – Rosary 10:30am, Mass 11am

Thursday 7 December – RUTH – Rosary 10:30am,  Mass 11am, Vespers & Reflection 6pm

Friday 8 December – IMMACULATE CONCEPTION OF MARY – Rosary 10:30am, No 11am Mass,  Solemn Mass 7pm, presided by Most Rev Michael Router, Auxiliary Bishop of Armagh



SUNDAY BIG BANTER BINGO   Jackpot £2500, 45 calls, doors 6pm; all welcome


MONDAY – Bowls – 7.30pm

TUESDAY – Mini Messers & Mini Massage – 9.15am; Dance Dynamics 5pm-7pm; Ladies Fitness with Kelly 7pm – 8pm; Closed AA Group 8.30pm

WEDNESDAY – Knitting 10am; Dogs Trust Dog School 5.30pm

THURSDAY – Slimming World; Tae Kwon Do 4pm; Bowls – 7.30pm

FRIDAY – Smith School of Irish Dance – 6pm

SATURDAY – Rugbugz


O’DONOVAN ROSSA G.A.C. – Lotto 4, 7, 26, 28; £25 to Declan O’Neill, Nan Purvis, Margaret Bradley; Jackpot £7000

MALACHY’S G.A.C. – Lotto 5, 11, 15, 20; £25 to Sophia McMullan, Hugh McLarnon; Jackpot £1600

CASTLEDAWSON COMMUNITY CHOIR – Sunday 3 December 8pm, ChristChurch Hall Castledawson

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

LISSAN PRIMARY SCHOOL – Christmas Fair Sunday 3 December 11am – 3pm, everyone welcome