PRIEST ON DUTY THIS WEEK – Fr. Gates www.magherafeltparish.org
OUR LADY OF THE ASSUMPTION, MAGHERAFELT
Saturday Vigil 6.15pm; Sunday 8.00am, 10.30am & 12noon
Monday – Saturday 11.00am, Monday & Wednesday 7.30pm
Eucharistic Adoration Monday after 11am Mass followed by Benediction 7.15pm; Confessions Saturday 12.30pm & 5.45pm
Baptisms Sunday 1.00pm; contact Parish Office 2 weeks in advance.
Altar Society – Group 2 M. McMahon, M. Gates
ST PATRICK, CASTLEDAWSON
Sunday 9.30am, Tuesday & Thursday 7.30pm
Altar Society Aug. Group 1 M. Wilson, M. Robinson
ST JOHN, MILLTOWN First Friday (Apr. – Oct.) 7.30pm
17 AUG. READERS EUCHARISTIC MINISTERS
Vigil 6.15pm: P. Quinn C. Lawlor, D. McGuckin,
Sun. 8.00am: Sr. Caitriona M. Duncan, B. McLarnon
Sun. 10.30am: T. White E. Bradley, J. McLaughlin,
Sun. 12 noon: E. McKee W. Cassidy, K. Kelly, N. Kelly
C’dawson 9.30am S. McKenna N. O’Kane, C. Diamond
REMEMBER OUR DEAD Pray for Peter John Bell, Colm McGurk, Frank O’Hagan, Michael Curtis, Sarah McGlone, Ann McKee, Joan Blaney and Eugene Doole who died recently & for the following whose anniversaries or month’s minds occur this week:
Sat. 9 Aug Susan Hickey, Alice & Jamie O’Connor, Liz Hawthorne
Sun. 10 Aug Felix McCorry, Michael McLaughlin
Mon. 11 Aug Teresa McKee, James Berryman, John Quinn (1st Av. 7.30pm Magherafelt)
Tues. 12 Aug Dolores Carmichael, Annie O’Hagan, Eileen Young (MM 7.30pm Castledawson)
Wed. 13 Aug Hugh Scullion, Sadie McCann, Ita McCavana, Frank Dunlop
Thurs. 14 Aug Mary Devlin, Douglas & Maureen French
Fri. 15 Aug. Jerome Cleary, Harry Diamond
Sat. 16 Aug. Patrick Trolan, John Joe Conway (1st Av. Newbridge 10am)
CHURCH COLLECTION Sunday 3 August Envelopes – £2503, Loose Plate – £846, S. Orders £715
BUILDING FUND UPDATE £129,566
FEAST OF THE ASSUMPTION OF THE BLESSED VIRGIN MARY
8am, 11am & 7.30pm
WELCOME TO THE PARISH FAMILY Today we greet Emilia Bucikiewicz and Caireann Eve Gallagher who were baptised recently.
New Email Address – From 1 September Fr. Gates’ new email address will be firstname.lastname@example.org. After that date this is the only email address he will have access to.
MINISTERS’ ROTA ONLINE The latest rotas for extraordinary ministers of Holy Communion and ministers of the Word are also available on the parish website. Just visit the ‘Parish Ministry’ section under ‘Quick Links’.
More volunteers are needed for the Eucharistic Adoration; if you are able to help please contact Sr. Caitriona.
FAMILY PRAYER BOOKS available in the Sacristy, the Parish Centre and the Parish Office, cost £10.
YOUTH 2000 Summer Festival Roscrea August 14 – 17 for young people aged 16-35, donation only, free buses available, contact 075 9887 6399, www.youth2000.ie.
LOUGH DERG – Wednesday 13 August is the last day pilgrims can commence the Three Day Pilgrimage; One Day Retreats recommence Sunday 17 August; contact Maureen or Sharon 00353 719861518 or email email@example.com, www.loughderg.org.
Coffee Shop Tuesday – Friday 9.30am – 3pm
STUDENT VOLUNTEERS required for the Parish Centre Coffee Shop for the summer months; hours may contribute to John Paul II, Millennium Volunteer & Duke of Edinburgh Awards; students must be 16 or over; contact Mona 078 7252 5938.
PILATES Wednesday 7pm & 8.15pm
TAE KWON DO Friday 3.30pm – 5.30pm
PILOXING Thursday 8.30pm – 9.30pm
O’DONOVAN ROSSA G.A.C: Lotto 8, 9, 15, 19; £25 to Kieran McGuckin, Peter Knocker, Ben Byrne; Jackpot £3000; Senior Football Championship Rossa v Lavey at Owenbeg Wednesday 7.30pm;
Down memory lane…as we aim to make our club’s 80th year one to remember, we’re appealing for everyone to share their Rossa memories in the form of photos, video footage or even club articles that have been produced in the past; contact Ursula O’Dowd 07707 075398 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
ST. MALACHY’S G.A.C: Lotto 7, 8, 12, 18; £25 to Noeleen Heaney, Fr. Paddy Mackle; Jackpot £2500; Golf Day Moyola Park Friday 15 August.
ST. COLMCILLES GIRL GUIDE UNIT urgently requires volunteers to enable the unit to open in September. Volunteers must be aged 17 or over, available Thursday 6.30pm – 8pm (term time). It is a great opportunity to make new friends whilst leading young girls in games, art & craft, baking etc; if interested please contact Donna 079 7191 0540; unfortunately no spaces available for girl guides.
SOCIETY OF ST. VINCENT DE PAUL Annual Pilgrimage to Knock Saturday 13 September, bus leaves at 7.30am, cost £15, if interested please contact 028 7930 0819 / 075 0854 9585.
JUNIOR GIRLS FRIDAY CLUB – free coaching at Moyola Park Golf Club every Friday 10.15am – 12.15pm until Friday 5 September; equipment provided, open to non-members age 6-18years.