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 4 E. Gogarty, U. McLaughlin, M. Campbell
ST PATRICK, CASTLEDAWSON
Sunday 9.30am, Tuesday & Thursday 7.30pm
Altar Society Jan. Group 3 D. Keenan, C. Diamond, G. Young
17 Jan. READERS EUCHARISTIC MINISTERS
Vigil 6.15pm C. Toner M. Bradley, C. Smyth, B. McKee
Sun. 8.00am F. Gallagher A. McQuillan, R. McLaughlin
Sun. 10.30am P. O’Kane C. Shields, J. Lynch, R. Tohill
Sun. 12 noon N. O’Connor K. Donnelly, L. O’Neill, A. McAllister
C’dawson 9.30am P. Hanson C. McKenna, S. McGuckin
REMEMBER OUR DEAD Pray for Moira O’Brien who died recently & for the following whose anniversaries or month’s minds occur this week –
Sat. 9 Jan. Rachel Logan, John Joseph Hughes, Emily Dowds,
Bunty Doherty (1st Av 6.15pm Magherafelt)
Sun. 10 Jan. Teresa Ann O’Kane, Mary O’Hagan, Sadie O’Neill
Mon. 11 Jan. John Cartin
Tues. 12 Jan.
Wed. 13 Jan. Brigid McGlade, Eileen Devlin
Thur. 14 Jan. John McNally, Frankie McQuillan
Fri. 15 Jan. Breige Mcgurk (MM 7.30pm Coolcalm, Desertmartin)
Sat. 16 Jan. Kathleen Halferty, Emmet Mulholland, Patrick Donnelly,
Mary Higgins (MM 11am Magherafelt)
Patrick Berryman (MM 7pm Newbridge)
CHURCH COLLECTION Sunday 3 January –
Magherafelt Envelopes – £2296, Loose Plate – £755; Castledawson Envelopes – £213, Loose Plate – £109;
Total S. Orders £715
WELCOME TO THE PARISH FAMILY Today we greet Conor Vincent Cuffe and Tymon Remigiusz Tomczyk who were baptised recently.
CONGRATULATIONS to Aisling Bradley & Andrew McCusker who were married recently.
EXTRAORDINARY MINISTERS OF HOLY COMMUNION & READERS
Thank you so much to all those who have kindly carried out these important ministries; the new rota will commence Sunday 7 February. Please inform the Parish Office if you would like to be trained up as a new minister or reader and added to the new rota. If you are no longer able to carry out your duties please contact the office to have your name removed from the list, email@example.com
ARMAGH DIOCESAN PILGRIMAGE TO LOURDES
Thursday 12 May – Tuesday 17 May (€730 from Belfast); contact Joe 075 2353 8402 / Eugene 079 2802 4985; substantial subsidies & special arrangements available for assisted pilgrims.
PARISH CENTRE Find us on Facebook
SUNDAY BINGO Jackpot £2350; doors open 7pm; everyone welcome; please come along & support your Parish
EXPRESSIONS BISTRO open Tues. – Fri. 9am – 3pm
SUNDAY COFFEE TIME after 10.30am Mass
ST. JOHN’S BOWLING CLUB – Monday 7.30pm
PILATES – Tuesday 7pm
ZUMBA – Tuesday 8.30pm – 9.30pm
KNITTING GROUP – Wednesday 10.30am – 12.30pm
PILATES – Wednesday 7pm & 8.15pm
CEILI DANCING – Wednesday 8.15pm
ST. JOHN’S BOWLING CLUB – Thursday 7.30pm
TAE KWON DO – Friday 4pm – 6pm
SMITH SCHOOL OF IRISH DANCING – Friday 6pm
ST. PATRICK’S SNOOKER CLUB Sun–Fri. from 7pm
O’DONOVAN ROSSA G.A.C. – Lotto 4, 15, 21, 24; £25 to Francis John O’Kane, Stephen Doyle, Maureen McKenna; Jackpot £1050; Rossa Óg returns today 11.45am in Meadowbank for nursery – P6 boys & girls
ST. MALACHY’S G.A.C. – Lotto 3, 11, 13, 17; Margaret Robinson won Jackpot £1700; Mairead McDowell won Last Man Standing £500
Application forms for enrolment in HOLY FAMILY PRIMARY SCHOOL & NURSERY UNIT & NEW ROW PRIMARY SCHOOL should be completed & returned to the respective school by 12 noon Wed. 13 Jan.
ST PIUS X COLLEGE OPEN DAY – Saturday 16 January; invitations will be distributed to all P7 pupils; parents are asked to note the time allocated for their particular school.
ST. MARY’S GRAMMAR SCHOOL OPEN EVENINGS Wednesday 27 January or Thursday 28 January, Principal’s Address in the Assembly Hall at 7pm for all P6 & P7 pupils and their parents
The Society of St. Vincent de Paul Magherafelt would like to thank everyone for their generosity over the Christmas period.