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 1 B. McCusker, R. Walls, M. McSwiggan
ST PATRICK, CASTLEDAWSON
Sunday 9.30am, Tuesday & Thursday 7.30pm
Altar Society Feb. Group 2 V. Collins, P. Gallagher, L. Gallagher
Mass on First Friday (November – March) 7.30pm
22 FEB. READERS EUCHARISTIC MINISTERS
Vigil 6.15pm P. Quinn K. McNamee, A. Goddard,
Sun. 8.00am Sr. Margaret C. Bradley, Sr. Caitriona
Sun. 10.30am B. Gogarty R. Tohill, J. Clayton, R. Clayton
Sun. 12 noon F. Convery M. Logue, M. McGee, E. Mulholland
C’dawson 9.30am Betty Foster B. Gregg, E. Gallagher
REMEMBER OUR DEAD Pray for Ciaran Kilpatrick, Catherine O’Gormley, Maggie Carmichael, Mary Imelda Hughes and Henry (Barber) O’Neill who died recently & for the following whose anniversaries occur this week –
Sat. 14 Feb. Ann McFalone, Frank McCaughan
Sun. 15 Feb. Michael John Bradley, Mary McSwiggan
Mon. 16 Feb. Basil McKee, Chums McKee, Fred Cassidy
Tues. 17 Feb. Nellie Keenan, John McRory, Rosemary Hughes, Elizabeth Deehan, John Wright, Phyllis O’Kane
Wed. 18 Feb. Mary Cleary, Margaret Spiers, Kathleen McGuckin, Liam McErlean and Joe McErlean
Thurs. 19 Feb. Colette Niblock, Marcus O’Hagan, Mary Pat Conway, Margaret Martin, Christopher O’Brien
Fri. 20 Feb. Mary O’Kane, Sean Conway
Sat. 21 Feb. Dodo Walsh, Kathleen West (1st Av.),
Joe Rafferty (1st Av. 6.15pm Magherafelt)
WELCOME TO THE PARISH FAMILY Today we greet Bella McGoldrick and Logan Lees who were baptised recently.
CHURCH COLLECTION Sunday 8 February
Magherafelt Envelopes – £2030, Loose Plate – £650
Castledawson Envelopes – £313, Loose Plate – £152
Total S. Orders £715
ASH WEDNESDAY the first day of Lent and a day of fast and abstinence –
Masses in Magherafelt – 7.30am, 11am, & 7.30pm; Mass in Castledawson – 7.30pm
WEEKDAY MASS TIMES DURING LENT
Our Lady of the Assumption Magherafelt
7.30am (Monday – Friday), 11am (Monday – Saturday), 7.30pm (Monday & Wednesday)
St Patrick’s Castledawson 7.30pm (Tuesday & Thursday)
By popular demand the Magherafelt Parish Pastoral Council invite you to
– It’s YOUR story!
Our journey around the world and deep into the faith begins this coming week.
Episode 1 ‘Amazed & Afraid; The revelation of God become Man’
The episode will be followed by a short discussion of the episode and its content. Join us from Wednesday 18 February 8.15pm in the Parish Centre Board Room
PARISH ENVELOPES Thank you for your faithful and generous donations to our Weekly Envelope Collection. We are currently updating our Parish Register for the New Envelopes which begin in April. We thank all our Envelope Distributers for their help. If there are any changes in your distribution area, please let us know. If you are new to the Parish or if you have moved house since last year we would appreciate if you would contact the Parish Office with your details. You may wish to consider setting up Standing Order and/or Gift Aid.
ARMAGH DIOCESAN PILGRIMAGE TO LOURDES CHURCH GATE COLLECTION Many thanks for your generosity last weekend, total amount collected – £1822.
SOCIETY OF ST. VINCENT DE PAUL – contact 028 7930 0819
SUNDAY BINGO commences in the Parish Centre Sunday 1 March 7.30pm, doors open 7pm
Students & Graduates – Avoid gaps in your CV, consider volunteering in the Parish Centre Coffee Shop, flexible working arrangements, training provided, contact Pat in the Parish Centre.
COFFEE SHOP open Tuesday – Friday 9am – 3pm SUNDAY TEA CLUB after 10.30am Mass
LATIN SALSA Monday 7pm
ST. JOHN’S BOWLING CLUB Monday 7.30pm
PARENTS & TODDLERS no session Tues. 17 Feb.
PILATES Tuesday 7pm
ZUMBA Tuesday 8.30pm
KNITTING GROUP Wednesday 10.30am – 12.30pm
PILATES Wednesday 7pm & 8.15pm
CEILI CLASS Wednesday 8.15pm
ST. JOHN’S BOWLING CLUB Thursday 7.30pm
TAE KWON DO Friday 4pm – 6pm (Coffee Shop)
IRISH DANCING please note Thursday 6pm
Powerful testimonies of lives being restored by Jesus Monday 23 February 7.30pm in Parish Centre (Coffee Shop); a young man will share how God has delivered him from a life of drug addiction.
O’DONOVAN ROSSA G.A.C. – Lotto 2, 10, 20, 24; £25 to Vincent Higgins, George Tohill, Siun Smylie; Jackpot £6100; Ladies Football Meeting Monday 16 February 7pm for all girls P6 to U14 interested in playing this year, parents also asked to attend; ‘The Very Very Late Late Show’ in the Parish Centre Friday 6 & Saturday 7 March, tickets from Kerr’s Shop, cast members & Parish Centre.
ST. MALACHY’S G.A.C. – Lotto 6, 15, 18, 21; £25 to Liam Craig, Ruairi Keenan; Jackpot £1400
‘THE QUARE GUNK’ presented by Strabane Players in Parish Hall, Castledawson Friday 20 February 7.30pm, for tickets contact Barbara Devlin 075 4219 8888 or Chemist Shop Castledawson.
QUIZ in Moyola Park Golf Club Friday 27 February 8pm, proceeds in aid of Special Olympics Magherafelt.