Bulletin of 17 Aug 14

PRIEST ON DUTY THIS WEEK – Mgr. O’Byrne                                                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 3 M. O’Neill, I.     Beattie, P. Deehan




Sunday 9.30am, Tuesday     & Thursday 7.30pm


Altar Society August Group     1 M. Wilson, M. Robinson


ST JOHN, MILLTOWN First Friday (Apr. – Oct.) 7.30pm


24     AUG.                 READERS        EUCHARISTIC MINISTERS


Vigil 6.15pm:        U. O’Kane                 T. Rogers, S. Speirs, E. Bradley


Sun. 8.00am:        F. Gallagher      A. McQuillan, R. McLaughlin


Sun. 10.30am:     C. McGarry        N. Walls, M. Treanor, C. Shields


Sun. 12 noon:       B. Corrigan       B. Kelly, B. McGuckin, N. Duffin


C’dawson 9.30am D. McElwee    F. J. O’Kane, L. Brown




REMEMBER     OUR DEAD Pray for Peter John Bell, Colm McGurk, Frank     O’Hagan, Michael Curtis, Sarah McGlone and Ann McKee who died recently &     for the following whose anniversaries or month’s minds occur this week:


Sat.     16 Aug           Patrick Trolan, John Joe Conway (1st Av.     Newbridge 10am)


Sun. 17 Aug          Leo Stranney, Veronica McCloskey


Mon. 18 Aug         Bobby O’Kane


Tues. 19 Aug        John Cassidy, Annie Martin, Anne     Tohill


Wed. 20 Aug         Frank Toner, John Wilson, Roseann     Higgins


Thurs. 21 Aug      Bridget Henry, Cathal Bateson, Daniel     Wade, Nana McKeown


Fri. 22 Aug.           Anne Walls (1st Av.     Magherafelt 7.30pm)


                                Joan     Blaney (MM Milltown 7.30pm)


Sat.     23 Aug.          Mary McWilliams, Bridget Monaghan, Jim Shivers








AUGUST DUES COLLECTION Sunday 10 August Envelopes – £4588, Loose Plate     – £738, S. Orders £715




WELCOME     TO THE PARISH FAMILY Today we greet Coran Elwood Keegan     Leung, Daniel Michael Bates, Richard Bires, Aidan Johnston, Niamh Donnelly     & Fiadh Donnelly who were baptised recently.




CONGRATULATIONS     to Emma Cushley & Sean McGovern who were married recently




PLEASE     NOTE – Week Beginning Monday 18 August


There     will be no evening Masses on Tuesday, Wednesday or Thursday of this week.






Resurfacing works will     take place on the Fairhill & the upper part of King Street from Monday     and should last approximately 3 weeks.      A ‘stop & go’ system will be in place although access onto King     Street will be as normal from Church Street.




New     Email Address – From 1 September Fr. Gates’ new email     address will be jgatesbrack@gmail.com.  After that date this is the only email     address he will have access to.




MINISTERS’     ROTA ONLINE The latest rotas for extraordinary     ministers of Holy Communion and ministers of the Word are also available on     the parish website. Just visit the ‘Parish Ministry’ section under ‘Quick     Links’.


HOLY FAMILY PRIMARY     SCHOOL AND NURSERY UNIT will re-open Monday 1 September at 9.00 am.


All P1 pupils will go     home at 11.45am every day during the month of September; all other pupils     will go home at 1.45pm on Monday 1 September only; normal school hours for     P2 – P7 from Tuesday 2 September; see www.holyfamily-ps.org.uk     for details.










Coffee     Shop Tuesday – Friday 9.30am – 3pm


PILATES Wednesday 7pm     & 8.15pm


TAE KWON DO     Friday 3.30pm – 5.30pm


PILOXING Thursday 8.30pm –     9.30pm




O’DONOVAN     ROSSA G.A.C: Lotto 2, 18, 20, 23; £25 to Angela Bateson,     Joanne Wright, Siobhan Hampsey; Jackpot £3000; Down     memory lane…as we aim to make our club’s 80th year one to     remember, we’re appealing for everyone to share their Rossa memories in the     form of photos, video footage or even club articles that have been produced     in the past; contact Ursula O’Dowd 07707 075398 or email pro.magherafelt.derry@gaa.ie.




ST. MALACHY’S G.A.C: Lotto 2, 6, 11, 15; £25     to Maureen O’Hagan, Martin O’Kane; Jackpot £2600.




ST. COLMCILLES     GIRL GUIDE UNIT urgently requires volunteers to enable the unit to open in     September.  Volunteers must be aged     17 or over, available Thursday 6.30pm – 8pm (term time).  It is a great opportunity to make new     friends whilst leading young girls in games, art & craft, baking etc; if     interested please contact Donna 079 7191 0540; unfortunately no spaces     available for girl guides.




SOCIETY OF ST. VINCENT DE PAUL Annual     Pilgrimage to Knock Saturday 13 September, bus leaves at 7.30am, cost £15, if     interested please contact 028 7930 0819 / 075     0854 9585.


LADIES ‘GET INTO GOLF’ free     taster sessions Wednesday 27 August 1pm – 3pm at Moyola Park Golf Club and     7pm – 9pm at Tobermore Driving Range; equipment provided, no booking     required; for more information contact 078 9966 6350.


RAINEY FORMER PUPILS ASSOCIATION present     a fundraising concert ‘50 shillings Encore’ on Thursday 11 September &     Friday 12 September in Johnston Hall, tickets available in Ditty’s,     Sheehy’s, Moneymore Pharmacy & Burns & Co.