Bulletin of 15 Nov 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 2 M. McMahon, M.     Gates




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






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 roisinmck@gmail.com.




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.







PARISH CENTRE               Find     us on Facebook




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




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