Bulletin of 10 July 16

PRIEST ON DUTY THIS WEEK – Fr. McAnerney                                                 www.magherafeltparish.org


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 6 B. Morgan, A. Doyle, C. Devlin


Sunday 9.30am, Tuesday & Thursday 7.30pm

Altar Society July Group 4 A. Martin, P. Hanson, M. Quinn


ST JOHN, MILLTOWN First Friday (May – Sept.) 7.30pm


Vigil 6.15pm          U. O’Kane         T. Rogers, S. Speirs, E. Bradley

Sun. 8.00am         A. McGuckin     Sr. Margaret, M. Ludlow

Sun. 10.30am       K. Walls             Eddie Bradley, J. McLaughlin,

                                                        M. Treanor

Sun. 12 noon        J. Clayton          W. Cassidy, M.Treharne, Emer Bradley

C’dawson 9.30am P. Hanson        N. Bell, E. McElwee


REMEMBER OUR DEAD Pray for Mary McKenna and Josie Cushley who died recently & for the following whose anniversaries or month’s minds occur this week –

Sat. 9 July            Tony McKee, Annie Henry,

                              Anna O’Neill (MM 11am Magherafelt)

Sun. 10 July        Pat Molloy, George Shivers, Frances Kerr

Mon. 11 July        Doreen Duffy, Terry O’Neill, Kevin O’Connor

Tues. 12 July      

Wed. 13 July       

Thur. 14 July       Patrick Mullan, Philomena MacRory, Gerard Gormley, Eileen McGeown

Fri. 15 July           Sean Young,

                              Thomas Waites (MM 7.30pm Magherafelt)

Sat. 16 July          James O’Donnell, Hugh Martin, Elizabeth Purvis



Magherafelt Envelopes – £1961, Loose Plate – £441; Castledawson Envelopes – £335, Loose Plate – £107

Total Standing Orders – £715


WELCOME TO THE PARISH FAMILY Today we greet Eamonn Francis Scullion, Scarlett Marie King and Thomas Michael Piyawat Maguire who were baptised recently.

Fr. Damien Quigley will celebrate 9.30am Mass in Castledawson and 12noon Mass in Magherafelt today.  He will be available after both Masses to give his First Blessings.


Please note there will be no 7.30pm Mass in Castledawson on Tuesday 12 July.


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 August.  If you are no longer able to carry out your duties please contact the office to have your name removed from the list, 028 7963 3635 / office@magherafeltparish.org

LOUGH DERG – Three Day Pilgrimage for more information contact the Lough Derg office on 028 6863 2391 / 00353 719 861 518 or email info@loughderg.org.

ACCORD MARRIAGE PREPARATION COURSES Pastoral Centre Maghera – contact 028 7964 2983, or email maghera@accordni.com

Quinn’s Corner Dungannon – contact 028 3833 4781; www.courses.accord.ie


Please note the Parish Office will be closed on Tuesday 12 & Wednesday 13 July.


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SUNDAY BINGO Jackpot £1800 in 45 calls; doors open 7pm; everyone welcome; please come along & support your Parish; books £7, flyer £1

EXPRESSIONS BISTRO – The Bistro will be closed from Tuesday 12 July – Friday 15 July and will re-open on Tuesday 19 July at 9am.

PILATES – Wednesday 7pm & 8.15pm

JIVE CLASS – no session this week

TAE KWON DO – no session this week

SOCIETY OF ST. VINCENT DE PAUL – Day trip to Carlingford on Saturday 6 August, bus leaving the Parish Centre at 9am, contact 028 7930 0819


O’DONOVAN ROSSA G.A.C. – Lotto 7, 12, 15, 16; £25 to Paul Fitzgerald, Siobhan Donnelly, Anne Kerr; Jackpot £1250

ST. MALACHY’S G.A.C. – Lotto 3, 4, 7, 17; £25 to Veronica Lee, Dylan Cushley; Jackpot £2700

BIKE AID AFRICA – If you have an old but serviceable hybrid/mountain bike you don’t need, would you consider donating it to Bike Aid Africa?  Bikes will go to Madagascar via Adsum.  Bikes may be dropped off at The Eel Fishery in Toome or text David Macauley 078 0266 0433* if collection is required.

(*please note incorrect telephone number given in previous notice)

SMA DROMANTINE – Dromanteens Boys Summer Camp (age 11 – 16 years) residential camp with lots of indoor & outdoor activities, limited spaces available 24 July – 29 July & 31 July – 5 August, for more information contact Bernie 028 30821224 or email dromantinecamp@sma.ie

South West College Cookstown Campus – Summer Programme (Essential Skills ICT, Careers Support, Creative Workshops, Sports Coaching & more) for 16+, school leavers, graduates & jobseekers from 25 July for 4 weeks, to register contact Conall 078 3412 9213 or Geraldine 077 1809 7463.