Bulletin of 12 April 2020

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


The following services are available on webcam –

Masses Saturday 6.15pm, Sunday 10.30am & 12noon & Weekdays 11am

Holy Hour for Healing & Peace Monday – Friday 7pm – 8pm



Easter Water will be made available, Fr. Gates will give details at Masses at the weekend.


We wish you all a very Happy and Joyful Easter; stay safe and stay well at this time


REMEMBER OUR DEAD Pray for Mary Morgan, Ethna Doyle, Tommy Gallagher, Fr. John Sweeney (Mill Hill Fathers), Sean Ruddy (Slatequarry), Sr. Catherine O’Mara (Derry), Sadie O’Kane (Belfast), Jim Friel (Dungiven), Una Murphy (Cookstown), Ann McNally (Antrim), Robert Adair (Belfast) and Brigid Connolly (Coalisland) who died recently & for the following whose anniversaries occur this week

Sat. 11 Apr.          Pat Shaw

Sun. 12 Apr.         Michael Masterson (Jr), Molly Scullion

Mon. 13 Apr.       

Tues. 14 Apr.       John Regan, Brigid Johnston, Sarah Collins, Dominic Hagan, Michael Donnelly,

                                Mickey McKeever (1st Av)

Wed. 15 Apr.        Seamus Canavan, Maureen Young (1st Av)

Thurs. 16 Apr.     Mary Fisher, Hugh Doyle, Frank Masterson, Rose O’Neill, Brendan MacCann, Irene Hynds, Sarah O’Donnell

Fri. 17 Apr.           Frank Loane, Catherine Larkin, Jeannie O’Hagan

Sat. 18 Apr.          Joseph Kearney, Tommy McCusker, Kathleen O’Hagan, John Hatton (Jr)

The Parish Office is closed until further notice. 

However if you have anniversary notices, any queries etc please telephone 028 7963 3635 & wait to be connected or telephone / text 077 0756 5685 or email office@magherafeltparish.org.


TROCAIRE – Trocaire boxes are usually returned at this time but that will not be possible this year.  You can make your donation online https://www.trocaire.org/donate/make-a-donation or you may wish to hold onto your boxes until further notice.


Pastoral Centre, Maghera – for booking & updates check www.courses.accord.ie

ST VINCENT DE PAUL Helpline 028 7930 0819

Some Parishioners have been asking about the weekly envelopes.  We understand the financial difficulties people are facing and we have no expectation of people to donate at this time.  For anyone who may wish to set up Standing Order please contact the Office for bank details or you may prefer to hold on to the envelopes until a later date.

PARISH CENTRE              


The Parish Centre and Bistro are closed.

All groups and scheduled activities are cancelled until further notice.

Please check the Parish Centre Facebook page for up to date information.



O’DONOVAN ROSSA G.A.C. Lotto suspended until further notice.  Please see the club Facebook for more information.

ST. MALACHY’S G.A.C. – Lotto 7, 15, 19, 23; £25 to Matthew Gavigan, Paddy Kealey; Jackpot £1000;

Thanks to all who support this fundraiser, to take part contact Brendan Keenan 078 1087 1370.