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 Imelda O’Neill, Ronan Hawthorne and Louis Taylor who died recently & for the following whose anniversaries occur this week 

Sat. 1 June Raymond Monaghan, Bro. Ignatius (Jim) Quinn, Gwyn Treharne, Pat Doyle, Patricia McLaughlin (1st Av. 6.15pm)

Sun. 2 June Evelyn McGuckin, Bobby McElroy

Mon. 3 June Rosaleen McAtamney,  Bernie Higgins (1st Av 7.30pm)

Tues. 4 June Ben Graham, Joe Johnston, Peggy O’Neill,  Francis Toner

Wed. 5 June Raymond Cassidy, Jim McLaughlin

Thurs. 6 June

Fri. 7 June Mary Lynch, Anthony McSwiggan

Sat. 8 June Anne Hawe (nee Walls),  Patricia Peden (1st Av. 6.15pm)


WELCOME TO THE PARISH FAMILY – Today we greet Aoibheann Marie Scott and Fiadh Rose Dougan who were baptised recently. 



Magherafelt & Castledawson – £2617

Standing orders – £1345



Fr. Gates will say Mass at the Mass Rock at 1pm, allow 1-2 hours walking from the parking area inside the forest; please bring a packed lunch.


GRAVEYARD SUNDAY MASS & BLESSING OF THE GRAVES – Sunday 30 June, 12 noon, (no 11.30am Mass in Magherafelt on that day); Parishioners are invited to tidy their family graves & the surrounding areas, please use the bins provided.


HOLY FAMILY LAY MEMBERS – Meeting in the Parish Centre Boardroom Monday 3 June 11.45am

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

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

MARRIAGE PREPARATION COURSES – for booking & information contact

ST VINCENT DE PAUL Helpline 028 7930 0819



SUNDAY BIG BANTER Jackpot £3750, 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 contact Siobhan 073 8563 3743; Dance Dynamics 5pm; Ladies Fitness 7pm; Closed AA Group 8.30pm

WEDNESDAY – Knitting 10am

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 – Musical Wings 9.30am – 11.30am contact Colleen 077 0640 0590; Smith School of Irish Dance – 6pm

SATURDAY – Musical Wings 9.30am – 11.30am contact Colleen 077 0640 0590


VOLUNTEERS – If you would like to add your name to our list of volunteers to assist in any Parish Centre functions or events, please contact Pat 078 7252 5983


O’DONOVAN ROSSA G.A.C. – Lotto 12, 14, 20, 29; £25 to Mary McSwiggan, Brigid Cassidy, Debbie Henry; Jackpot £2200

MALACHY’S G.A.C. – Lotto 5, 8, 10, 14; £25 to Paul/Enda/Claire, Teresa Heaney; Jackpot £1800