Bulletin of 15 Feb 15

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






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




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,


                                                            C.     Lawlor


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.








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




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.