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, R. McSwiggan, U. McLaughlin
ST PATRICK, CASTLEDAWSON
Sunday 9.30am, Tuesday & Thursday 7.30pm
Altar Society Oct. Group 3 D. Keenan, C. Diamond, G. Young
Mass on First Friday (November – March) 7.30pm
19 OCT. READERS EUCHARISTIC MINISTERS
Vigil 6.15pm P. Quinn C. McNamee, P. Quinn, P. McKee
Sun. 8.00am F. Gallagher Sr. Margaret, M. Ludlow
Sun. 10.30am K. Walls N. Walls, M. Treanor, C. Shields
Sun. 12 noon A. Treharne K. Donnelly, L. O’Neill, A. McAllister
C’dawson 9.30am S. McKenna F. J. O’Kane, L. Brown
REMEMBER OUR DEAD Pray for Pauline Taylor, Agnes Gray (Draperstown), Rose Brogan (née Berryman), John McElhone and Kevin McCann who died recently & for the following whose anniversaries occur this week:
Sat. 11 Oct.
Sun. 12 Oct. Hugh McCormack, Frank O’Brien, Colm O’Brien, Jennifer Baxter (1st Av)
Mon. 13 Oct. Patsy Mallon, Dympna Kelly, Marie Craig
Tues. 14 Oct. Edward Mooney
Wed. 15 Oct. Antonio Lupari
Thurs. 16 Oct. Gerry Campbell, Sammy Averell, Isabella McKeever
Fri. 17 Oct. Marian Cleary
Sat. 18 Oct. Michael Higgins, Charlie O’Kane
CHURCH COLLECTION Sunday 5 October
Magherafelt Envelopes – £4168, Loose Plate – £801
Castledawson Envelopes – £627, Loose Plate – £134
Total S. Orders £715
WELCOME TO THE PARISH FAMILY Today we greet Daniele & Emilija Adomaviciute and Leo Barton-Whitcroft who were baptised recently.
First Communicants & their parents/guardians are invited to Enrolment Mass on Sunday 19 October at 10.30am in Magherafelt & 9.30am in Castledawson, looking forward to seeing you there.
FOOP YOUTH GROUP Meeting today in the Parish Centre after 12 noon Mass, for young people age 15-19, if you want to get involved in the Parish & deepen your faith; Pope John Paul II & Muirdedach Cross award pupils are welcome; contact Roisin 077 4287 1493 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Reminder – the First Friday Mass during the winter months (Nov. – Mar.) will take place in St. Patrick’s Church Castledawson at 7.30pm.
FAMILY PRAYER BOOKS available in the Sacristy, the Parish Centre and the Parish Office, cost £10.
YOUTH 2000 Weekend Retreat 17-19 October in St. Benedict’s College Randalstown, for young people aged 16-35, donation only, contact 075 9887 6399, www.youth2000.ie.
SOCIETY OF ST. VINCENT DE PAUL – Overnight Vigil to Knock Monday 8 December, if interested please contact 028 7930 0819 / 075 0854 9585.
Coffee Shop Tuesday – Friday 9.30am – 3pm
COFFEE SHOP VOLUNTEERS REQUIRED
Do you have a spare 4 hours per week to support the Parish Centre Coffee Shop? Full training provided; contact Mona 078 7252 5938.
SUNDAY TEA CLUB after 10.30am Mass
ST. JOHN’S BOWLING CLUB
PARENTS & TODDLERS Tues. 9.15am – 11.15am
PILATES Tuesday 7pm
ZUMBA Tuesday 8.30pm
KNITTING GROUP Wednesday 10.30am – 12.30pm
PILATES Wednesday 7pm & 8.15pm
CEILI CLASS Wednesday 8pm
YOGA Thursday 6.30pm (enrolment required)
PILOXING Thursday 8.30pm
ST. JOHN’S BOWLING CLUB Thursday 7.30pm
TAE KWON DO Friday 3.30pm – 5.30pm
SMITH SCHOOL OF IRISH DANCING Friday 6pm
LITURGY GROUP – meeting in the Convent House, Tuesday 21 October 8pm, new members welcome.
O’DONOVAN ROSSA G.A.C: Lotto 1, 7, 16, 22; £25 to Ann Hurl, Vincent Higgins, Marty McAteer; Jackpot £3000; O’Donovan Rossa 80th Birthday Celebrations Black Tie Event Sat. 15 Nov. Tullyglass House Hotel.
ST. MALACHY’S G.A.C: Lotto 1, 13, 14, 20; £25 to Kieran Keenan, Sean Loughran; Jackpot £800; Defibrillator Training Wednesday 15 October, contact any committee member; Music classes begin Saturday 18 October 11am; Congratulations to our County Intermediate Champions.
WHIST DRIVE St. Trea’s GFC Ballymaguigan Thurs. 23 Oct. 8.30pm; tickets £5; all proceeds in aid of Renal Clinic Antrim Area Hospital & Renal Transplant Unit Belfast City Hospital; everyone welcome.
CROCHET CLASSES Toome Women’s Group Friday 1pm – 3pm in Toome House, to book a place contact Christina 028 7965 0584.