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 2 M. McMahon, M. Gates
ST PATRICK, CASTLEDAWSON
Sunday 9.30am, Tuesday & Thursday 7.30pm
Mass on First Friday (October – March) 7.30pm
Altar Society November Group 1 M. Wilson, M. Robinson
22 Nov READERS EUCHARISTIC MINISTERS
Vigil 6.15pm F. Young M. Bradley, C. Smyth, B. McKee
Sun. 8.00am P. Kerr A. McQuillan, R. McLaughlin
Sun. 10.30am R. Clayton C. Shields, J. Lynch, R. Tohill
Sun. 12 noon A. Treharne K. Donnelly, L. O’Neill, A. McAllister
C’dawson 9.30am O. Coogan R. Scullion, C. Diamond
REMEMBER OUR DEAD Pray for Kathleen Harrigan, Bernie Mullan, Pearse McLarnon, Sadie O’Hagan and Sammy McKenna (Maghera) who died recently & for the following whose anniversaries occur this week –
Sat. 14 Nov. Bridget McKeever, James Hegarty, John Duffy, Joanne Crotty,
Michael Crotty (1st Av 11am Magherafelt)
Sun. 15 Nov. Thomas L. McLaughlin, Richard Kielt, John Shivers, John Hagan
Mon. 16 Nov. Kathleen McNicholl, Francis Burke, Rose McConnell, Nathan Doyle, Sarah Martin
Tues. 17 Nov. Mickey Conway, John J. Higgins, Louise Higgins, Sean Hinfey
Wed. 18 Nov. Francis McGuire
Thur. 19 Nov. Peggy Trainor, Tommy McMurray, John Walls
Fri. 20 Nov. John Logue
Sat. 21 Nov. Kathleen McGlade, Nuala Kelly, John Craig
CHURCH COLLECTION Sunday 8 November
Magherafelt Envelopes – £1996, Loose Plate – £795; Castledawson Envelopes – £257, Loose Plate – £143;
Total S. Orders £715
WELCOME TO THE PARISH FAMILY Today we greet Kai Jack Lagan, Nathan Robert Kowalski, Amelia McDonald and Mia Julia Flanagan who were baptised recently.
CONGRATULATIONS to Sinead Fingleton and Daryl Bellis who were married recently.
HOLY HOUR – for healing and peace, Thursday 19 November 8pm in the Church of Our Lady of the Assumption
CELEBRATING THE LIFE OF SAINT COLUMBANUS (543-615)
The 1400th Anniversary of the death of St. Columbanus in Bobbio, Italy will take place on 23 November 2015. Fr. Aidan Larkin, of the Columban Fathers, will show a PowerPoint presentation entitled ‘Saint Columbanus, Pilgrim for Christ’ in Expressions Bistro, Magherafelt Parish Centre on Saturday 21 November at 7pm. This will be followed by discussion prayers and tea, everyone welcome.
FOOP YOUTH GROUP Meeting Sunday 22 November 12.45pm in the Parish Centre, Pope John Paul II & Muirdedach Cross award pupils are welcome; contact Roisin 077 4287 1493 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
NEW ROW PRIMARY SCHOOL
Many thanks to all our families for their generosity; we handed over 112 shoeboxes to Road of Hope to be delivered to Eastern Europe.
Day 1 of Parent & Toddlers was a huge success; everyone welcome every Monday 9.15am – 11am.
JEFF CAVINS – Last winter we had a series called ‘A Journey through the Bible’. The speaker, Jeff Cavins, will be at the Barbican Centre in Drogheda on Wednesday 18 November 7.30pm. He is well known on EWTN.
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SUNDAY BINGO Jackpot £1950 doors open 7pm; everyone welcome; please come along & support your Parish.
EXPRESSIONS BISTRO open Tues – Fri 9am – 3pm
SUNDAY COFFEE TIME after 10.30am Mass
ST. JOHN’S BOWLING CLUB – Monday 7.30pm
PARENTS & TODDLERS Tuesday 9.15am – 11.15am
WHIST DRIVE Tuesday 2pm
PILATES – Tuesday 7pm; new 4 week set of classes commences Tuesday 17 November, £20, contact Therese 028 7963 2142
ZUMBA – Tuesday 8.30pm – 9.30pm
KNITTING GROUP – Wednesday 10.30am – 12.30pm
PILATES – Wednesday 7pm & 8.15pm
CEILI DANCING – Wednesday 8.15pm
ST. JOHN’S BOWLING CLUB – Thursday 7.30pm
PILOXING – no session this Thursday
TAE KWON DO – Friday 4pm – 6pm
SMITH SCHOOL OF IRISH DANCING – Friday 6pm
ST. PATRICK’S SNOOKER CLUB Sun. – Fri. from 7pm
O’DONOVAN ROSSA G.A.C. – Lotto 4, 6, 7, 9; £25 to Brian Devlin, Dan Deehan, Carmel Crozier; Jackpot £1100
ST. MALACHY’S G.A.C. – Lotto 5, 6, 8, 13; £25 to Mark McConnell, Declan Woods; Jackpot £1000; Camogie AGM Wednesday 18 November 6.30pm, all new members very welcome
COFFEE MORNING Saturday 21 November from 9.30am in Expressions Bistro, Parish Centre; in aid of Habitat for Humanity, contact Anne-Marie 078 3708 1219
ANNUAL ST. VINCENT DE PAUL & LIONS CLUB CHRISTMAS DINNER in the Parish Centre Sunday 13 December, if you are interested please contact the helpline 028 7930 0819 with your name & number