PRIEST ON DUTY THIS WEEK – Fr. McAnerney 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 Apr. Group 4 A. Martin, P. Hanson, M. Quinn
ST JOHN, MILLTOWN First Friday (Apr. – Oct.) 7.30pm
19 APRIL READERS EUCHARISTIC MINISTERS
Vigil 6.15pm J. McCormack K. McNamee, A. Goddard,
Sun. 8.00am F. Gallagher C. Bradley, Sr. Caitriona
Sun. 10.30am J. McKee R. Tohill, J. Clayton, R. Clayton
Sun. 12 noon E. McKee M. Logue, M. McGee, E. Mulholland
C’dawson 9.30am Betty Foster B. Gregg, E. Gallagher
REMEMBER OUR DEAD Pray for Mary Ellen Quinn who died recently & for the following whose anniversaries occur this week –
Sat. 11 Apr. Patrick Spiers
Sun. 12 Apr. Peggy Conway, Michael Masterson (Jr)
Mon. 13 Apr.
Tues. 14 Apr. Brigid Johnston, John Monaghan, Michael Donnelly, Sarah Collins
Wed. 15 Apr. Henry J. Scullion
Thurs. 16 Apr. Hugh Doyle, Sarah O’Donnell, Rose O’Neill, Frank Masterson,
James Malone (1st Av. 11am Magherafelt)
Jack McKeever (1st Av. 7.30pm Castledawson)
Fri. 17 Apr. Frankie Loane, Jeannie O’Hagan
Sat. 18 Apr. Tommy McCusker, Susan Doherty,
John Hatton (Jr)
(Patricia Donnelly 1st Av. Sunday 19 April 12 noon)
WELCOME TO THE PARISH FAMILY Today we greet Jacob Andrzej Kolodziej, Sonata Svetova and Domnik Robert Zawiszq who were baptised recently.
GOOD FRIDAY (HOLYLAND) COLLECTION
Envelopes – £1402, Loose Plate – £153
EASTER DUES COLLECTION Sunday 5 April
Magherafelt Envelopes – £4875, Loose Plate – £1268; Castledawson Envelopes – £479, Loose Plate – £239;
Total S. Orders £715
TROCAIRE LENTEN COLLECTION
Total to date – £11305.22
NEW PARISH ENVELOPES commence today. Please contact the Parish Office if you have not received your box.
FIRST CONFESSION Wednesday 15 April 7pm in the Church of Our Lady of the Assumption for children from Holy Family Primary School, Spires Primary School and Gaelscoil an tSeanchaí.
PLEASE NOTE – There will be no evening Mass.
Magherafelt Parish Pastoral Council invite you to
– It’s your story!
Episode 8 ‘A vast company of witnesses: the communion of saints’
Wednesday 15 April 8pm Parish Centre Board Room
ACCORD MARRIAGE PREPARATION COURSES
Quinn’s Corner Dungannon – Tuesday 26 May & Tuesday 2 & 9 June 7pm – 10pm; Tuesday 25 August & Tuesday 1 & 8 September; to book contact 028 3833 4781 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Pastoral Centre Maghera – 18 & 19 September; 23 & 24 October; 20 & 21 November; to book contact 028 7964 2983 or email email@example.com.
SUNDAY BINGO TONIGHT AT 7.30PM IN THE PARISH CENTRE, DOORS OPEN 7PM; EVERYONE WELCOME; PLEASE COME ALONG AND SUPPORT YOUR PARISH; JACKPOT £1300
COFFEE SHOP re-opens Tuesday 14 April 9am
SUNDAY COFFEE TIME after 10.30am Mass
REELROBICS Monday 7.30pm
PILATES Tuesday 7pm
ZUMBA Tuesday 8.30pm
PILATES Wednesday 7pm & 8.15pm
CEILI CLASS Wednesday 8pm
PILOXING Thursday 8pm
TAE KWON DO Friday 4pm – 6pm
IRISH DANCING Friday 6pm
HOLY FAMILY ASSOCIATES
Anyone interested in becoming a Holy Family Lay Associate? Please get in touch with Sr. Margaret 028 7963 2529.
ST MARY’S MAGHERA’FIT’ INITIATIVE – 6 week Fitness Programme for children from 3 – 11 years old, commencing Saturday 25 April; for information and enrolment contact Michael 075 9503 6567 or email firstname.lastname@example.org; please note enrolment closes Friday 17 April.
Powerful testimonies of lives being restored by Jesus Monday 20 April 7.30pm in Parish Centre (Coffee Shop); a father will share what he has learned about praying more effectively for the sick.
O’DONOVAN ROSSA G.A.C. – Lotto 2, 15, 20, 22; £25 to Bernie Higgins, Theresa Kidd, Triona Coyle; Jackpot £6500
ST. MALACHY’S G.A.C. – Lotto 1, 7, 9, 19; £25 to Maura Durkan, John F. McKenna; Jackpot £2200
ST. VINCENT DE PAUL – contact 028 7930 0819
VINCENT’S (SVP) shop & sorting unit need volunteers. If you have a few hours to spare & would like to help, please contact Sandra 028 7930 1859.