Bulletin 7 January 2024

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

Meetings for young people (age 18 – 40) – Fridays 7.30pm in the Parish Centre; Children’s Liturgy – Castledawson Sunday 9am & Magherafelt 1st & 3rd Sunday 11.30am; BaptismsSunday 12.30pm


REMEMBER OUR DEAD – Pray for Peter Murphy, Brian Devine (Cookstown), Seamus Young (Newbridge) and Eddie Bradley (Newbridge) who died recently & for the following whose anniversaries occur this week 

Sat. 6 Jan. Veronica Gribbin, Mary Kielt, Michael McNeill

Sun. 7 Jan. Mary Carr, Breige McKelvey, Charlie & Mary Gillen, Joe Dorman (1st Av 11.30am)

Mon. 8 Jan. Bunty Doherty, Arthur O’Neill, Jack Lagan

Tues. 9 Jan. Brigid O’Neill

Wed. 10 Jan. Mick Gribbin, Joe Pat O’Kane

Thurs. 11 Jan. Frankie Kelly, John Cartin, Francie McGuigan (1st Av)

Fri. 12 Jan. Benny O’Neill

Sat. 13 Jan. Bridget McGlade, Bernard O’Neill, Anna McKeever (1st Av 6.15pm)

(Sunday 14 December Noreen Mallon 1st Av 11.30am)



Sunday 24 December & Sunday 31 December

Magherafelt & Castledawson – £8430;

Peter’s Pence – £993; Dues – £5401; 

Standing orders – £1345



Magherafelt – Saturday Vigil 6.15pm, Sunday 11.30am

Castledawson – Sunday 9am


NEW ROW ST PATRICK’S PS Starting Y1 in September 2024? Missed our Open Day?  Please contact the office or email dgraffin653@c2ken.net to arrange a visit; admissions open online from Tuesday 9 January.

ST PIUS X COLLEGE – Open Day Saturday 13 January, invitations will be distributed to P7 pupils; parents / guardians are asked to note the time allocated for their particular Primary School.

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.courses.accord.ie



NEXT SUNDAY BIG BANTER today Sunday 7 January Jackpot £2700, 45 calls, doors 6pm; all welcome




MONDAY – Bowls – 7.30pm

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

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

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

FRIDAY – Smith School of Irish Dance – 6pm

SATURDAY – Rugbugz

O’DONOVAN ROSSA G.A.C. – Lotto 13, 21, 29, 30; £25 to Margaret Walls, Kathy McAlynn, Anne Grant; Jackpot £7000

ST VINCENT DE PAUL Helpline 028 7930 0819

HOLY FAMILY LAY MEMBERS – Meeting in the Parish Centre Boardroom Monday 8 January 11.45am