Bulletin 6 November 2022


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

Weekday Masses 11am Novena Monday 7.30pm

Catechetical Talks – Mondays & Thursdays 8.15pm

Rosary Group – Castledawson Tuesdays 7pm



REMEMBER OUR DEAD Pray for 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. 5 Nov. Derek McGinley

Sun. 6 Nov. Jim Johnston, Josephine Goff, Caoimhe Kerr

Mon. 7 Nov. Susan McKeever, Tess Carmichael

Tues. 8 Nov. Michael Donaghy, Thomas Mullan, Sarah Devlin, Malachy & Bob McIvor, Gerry Murray

Wed. 9 Nov. Paul Donnelly, Patrick Quinn, Lila McCann

Thurs. 10 Nov. Patrick Cleary, Geraldine Scullion (MM 7.30pm Milltown)

Fri. 11 Nov. George Tohill, Gerry Gallagher, Tony Loughran, Kathleen Harrigan

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

WELCOME TO THE PARISH FAMILY – Today we greet Grace Patricia Kelly who was baptised recently.

CONGRATULATIONS to Danielle McLernon and Eamon Heron who were married recently.



Magherafelt & Castledawson – £2445

Missions – £255; Dues – £125; Standing orders – £1345



  • From Saturday 5 November all weekend Masses, (6.15pm vigil, 10.30am & 12 noon) will be held in the main hall of the Parish Centre.
  • From Monday 7 November all weekday Masses (11am & 7.30pm) will be in Milltown.
  • All baptisms will be in St. Patrick’s Castledawson.


HOLY FAMILY ASSOCIATION The annual Mass for deceased lay members will be offered on Monday 7 November at 11am.  There will be a meeting afterwards in the Parish Centre.

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 £2500 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 6, 14, 23, 26; £25 to Michael Bradley, Tony Earley, Grace McGillian; Jackpot £5000; Thanks to all who support this fundraiser.

MALACHY’S G.A.C. – Lotto 10, 19, 20, 22; £25 to Cormac McReynolds, Peter Henry; Jackpot £2200; Thanks to all who support this fundraiser, to take part contact Brendan Keenan 078 1087 1370;

ANNUAL MASS for deceased members and friends Tuesday 8 November 7.30pm in the Club Pavilion, light refreshments afterwards, all welcome