Bulletin of 17 May 2020

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


The following services are available on webcam –

Masses Saturday 6.15pm, Sunday 10.30am & 12noon & Weekdays 11am

Holy Hour for Healing & Peace Monday – Friday 7pm – 8pm




REMEMBER OUR DEAD Pray for Mary Quinn, Patrick (Pat) Deehan, Henry Mackle (Castledawson), Barney Devlin (Loup) and Pat McCaffrey (Cookstown) who died recently & for the following whose anniversaries occur this week

Sat. 16 May          Isobel Laverty, Patsy Halferty, Kathleen Murray, John McCann

Sun. 17 May         Charlie Keenan, Francie Moore

Mon. 18 May        Francis Gribbin, Eugene Beattie, Margaret Devlin, Teresa O’Kane

Tues. 19 May       George Gallagher, Philip McKeever, Brendan Cunningham, Madge Lynch

Wed. 20 May        Tom Lagan, Raymond McNabb, Dermot Browne

Thurs. 21 May     Packie McGlade, Margo Devlin

Fri. 22 May           Mary Tohill, Sarah O’Kane, Cassie Devlin,

                                John McErlean, John Hatton (Snr)

Sat. 23 May          Maire Johnston, Eddie O’Neill, Tommy Doherty

The Parish Office is closed until further notice. 

However if you have anniversary notices, any queries etc please telephone 028 7963 3635 & wait to be connected or telephone / text 077 0756 5685 or email office@magherafeltparish.org.

Some Parishioners have been asking about their weekly envelope contributions.  We understand the financial difficulties people are facing and we have no expectation of people to donate at this time.  For anyone who may wish to set up Standing Order for the weekly envelopes here are the bank details –

Bank of Ireland Magherafelt

Name of Account – Magherafelt & Castledawson Parish Church Fund

Sort Code – 90-49-82

Account Number – 20000358

For Priests’ Dues Collection you should use this account –

Bank of Ireland Magherafelt

Name of Account – Magherafelt Parish Revenue Account

Sort Code – 90-49-82

Account Number – 88005294

For either or both of these accounts please use your name as the reference.

Alternatively, the Archdiocese of Armagh has provided, an online facility to assist parishioners who may wish to support the parish.  To access this facility and for further details please visit www.armagharchdiocese.org and locate the “Donate to our Parishes” button.

PARISH CENTRE              


The Parish Centre and Bistro are closed.

All groups and scheduled activities are cancelled until further notice.

Please check the Parish Centre Facebook page for up to date information.



O’DONOVAN ROSSA G.A.C. Lotto suspended until further notice.  Please see the club Facebook for more information.


ST. MALACHY’S G.A.C. Lotto 5, 10, 16, 20; £25 to Ann McLaughlin, Cathal O’Kane; Jackpot £1500; Thanks to all who support this fundraiser, to take part contact Brendan Keenan 078 1087 1370.


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