Bulletin of 2 May 2021

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

PARISH CENTRE              

The Parish Centre is closed until further notice, for enquiries contact 07872525938.

O’DONOVAN ROSSA G.A.C. Please see the club Facebook for more information.

ST. MALACHY’S G.A.C. – Lotto 3, 9, 18, 21; £25 to Roisin Lupari, Connor Lavery; Jackpot – £1800; Thanks to all who support this fundraiser, to take part contact Brendan Keenan 078 1087 1370.

SOCIETY OF ST VINCENT DE PAUL – Envelopes for donations are available at the back of the Church & can be returned to us in the Church Collection box.  Helpline 028 7930 0819


Virtual courses available, for booking & information www.courses.accord.ie or www.MarriageEncounter.ie


TROCAIRE boxes should be returned to the baskets in the Church or to Fr. Gates at the Parochial House.  You can also donate online at www.trocaire.org, by phone 0800 9121200 or by post to Trócaire, 10 King Street, Belfast, BT1 6AD

EUROPEAN FAMILY WEBINAR – Saturday 8 May 5pm-6pm, enjoy the last of the present series, for families with children aged 7 & over who are living at home; to register please go to https://www.incontromatrimoniale.org/e-f-w

The following services continue to be available on webcam –

Masses Saturday 6.15pm, Sunday 10.30am & 12noon

Weekday Masses 11am

Novena Monday 7.30pm, Holy Hour Wednesday 7pm


REMEMBER OUR DEAD Pray for Mary Ewing, Peter Young,

Meta Quinn, Mona Del Tronco, Annie Lynch (Park),

Philomena Alexander (née McSwiggan, Arizona), Fr. Harry Coyle,

Bridget Kelly (née McGeown, Dungloe), and Agnes Blake (New York) who died recently & for the following whose anniversaries or month’s minds occur this week –

Sat. 1 May             Oliver & Sadie Kielt, Bernard McKenna,

                                Francis Heaney

Sun. 2 May           Agnes Gribbin, Vincent Cunningham,

                                Kathleen McLernon, Patrick Martin, Hugh Martin, Theresa O’Kane, Annie Higgins (MM 12noon)

Mon. 3 May           Harry Heaney, Veronica Hagan,

                                Mary & Seamus Kealey

Tues. 4 May         William Johnston, Patrick Brennan, Oliver McKenna

Wed. 5 May          Matt Shields, Peggy Wright

Thurs. 6 May        Patrick Bradley, Catherine Halferty,

                                Vera Masterson, Brendan (Benny) McKenna

Fri. 7 May              Harry & Margaret Doyle, John Hanson,

                                Raymond Hagan, Thomas & Ellen Cassidy,

                                Mary Devlin, Patrick (Bunny) O’Hagan, Mary Quinn

Sat. 8 May             Margaret Tohill, Celine Masterson, Mary McFlynn

                                Elizabeth McKeever, Mary Johnston

(Sunday 9 May Pat Deehan 1st Av. 10.30am)


PUBLIC DAILY & WEEKEND MASSES – Mass with congregation continues this week at 11am each morning, Novena Mass Monday 7.30pm & Holy Hour Wednesday 7pm, Saturday Vigil 6.15pm, Sunday 10.30am & 12noon in Magherafelt & Sunday 9am Castledawson, all with the usual restrictions.

WELCOME TO THE PARISH FAMILY Today we greet Clara Aeryn Degnan, Jack Andrew McSwiggan,

Fionn Brian Gormley and Eve Gracey Martin who were baptised recently.

CONGRATULATIONS to Stacy McErlean & Dermot Coyle and Siobhan Cartin & Gerard O’Kane who were married recently.


Anniversary notices for the bulletin – please phone the Parish Office on 028 7963 3635 or email office@magherafeltparish.org