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
Confessions Saturday 12.30pm & 5.45pm
Baptisms Sunday 1.00pm; contact Parish Office 2 weeks in advance.
Altar Society – Group 4 E. Gogarty, R. McSwiggan, U. McLaughlin
ST PATRICK, CASTLEDAWSON
Sunday 9.30am, Tuesday & Thursday 7.30pm
Altar Society May Group 3 D. Keenan, C. Diamond, G. Young
ST JOHN, MILLTOWN First Friday (Apr. – Oct.) 7.30pm
25 MAY READERS EUCHARISTIC MINISTERS
Vigil 6.15pm: C. Donoghue C. Lawlor, D. McGuckin,
Sun. 8.00am: F. Gallagher Sr. Margaret, M. Ludlow
Sun. 10.30am: T. White E. Bradley, J. McLaughlin,
Sun. 12 noon: A. Treharne W. Cassidy, K. Kelly, N. Kelly
C’dawson 9.30am S. Keenan N. Bell, E. McElwee
REMEMBER OUR DEAD Pray for Pat O’Neill, Joe Scott (Enniskillen) and Philomena Hopkins (née McGeown) who died recently & for the following whose anniversaries or month’s minds occur this week:
Sat. 17 May Vera Brennan, Charlie Keenan, Tom Dolan, Anthony James Corr
Sun. 18 May Francis Gribbin, Anne Christina Scullion, Margaret Devlin
Mon. 19 May Philip McKeever, George Gallagher, Madge Lynch, Teresa O’Kane,
Jack McKeever (MM Castledawson 7.30pm)
Tues. 20 May Tom Lagan, Brigid Scullion
Wed. 21 May Pakie McGlade, Margo Devlin, Christy Loughrey, Mary Mooney
Thur. 22 May Paddy Walshe, Sarah O’Kane, John Hatton (Sr.), Emily Kearns, Cassie Devlin
Fri. 23 May Tommy Doherty
Sat. 24 May Teresa McKeever
CHURCH COLLECTION Vocations Sunday 11 May Envelopes – £2407, Loose Plate – £851, S. Orders £715
TROCAIRE – £16857.76
WELCOME TO THE PARISH FAMILY Today we greet Daniel Finbarr Shivers who was baptised recently.
CONGRATULATIONS to Laura Mullan & Sean O’Boyle who were married recently.
CONGRATULATIONS to the children from New Row Primary School who received their First Holy Communion in St. Patrick’s, Castledawson.
GRAVEYARD SUNDAY will take place on Sunday 29 June at 3pm.
ARMAGH DIOCESAN YOUTH COMMISSION for detailed information about the Summer Youth Pilgrimages (Taizé, Lourdes & Santiago) please email firstname.lastname@example.org, places are limited.
PORTGLENONE PRAYER GROUP ‘Life in the Spirit Seminars’ a series of talks, presented on DVD, to help you open your heart to the life-changing work of the Holy Spirit, Tuesday 7pm.
LOUGH DERG Living with Cancer Day Retreat Thursday 22 May, booking essential; contact Maureen or Sharon 00353 719861518 for information on pilgrimages, day retreats and reflection days or email email@example.com, www.loughderg.org.
OUR LADY OF LOURDES PILGRIMAGE SOCIETY 44th Annual Pilgrimage to Lourdes 11 – 16 July, from Belfast, staying at Hotel Agena; contact Kathleen McCann 028 7963 2205 / 077 1970 1925.
ST. VINCENT DE PAUL 028 7930 0819 / 075 0854 9585
COFFEE SHOP Tuesday – Friday
VOLUNTEERS required for the Parish Centre Coffee Shop. Do you have a spare four hours per week where you could volunteer in the Coffee Shop? If so contact Mona 078 7252 5938.
SUNDAY TEA CLUB after 10.30am Mass
PARENTS & TODDLERS Tuesday 9.15am – 11.15am
PILATES Tuesday 7pm
ZUMBA Tuesday 8.30pm – 9.30pm
PILATES Wednesday 7pm & 8.15pm
PILOXING Thursday 8.30pm – 9.30pm, a combination of Pilates, Boxing & Dance, £4.50 per class, contact Karen 078 1382 4073 for more information
TAE KWON DO Friday 3.30pm – 5.30pm
SMITH SCHOOL OF IRISH DANCING Friday 6pm
YOUTH CLUB Friday 7pm
MEMORIES OF MAGHERAFELT Do you have any photos of life in Magherafelt from the 1900’s to the present day; photos of people, places and occasions from years gone by? If so, are you interested in sharing them? All photos should be left with Mona in the Parish Centre. Photos will be returned once copies have been made.
O’DONOVAN ROSSA G.A.C: Lotto 6, 9, 21, 22; £25 to John B. McKenna, Patsy Devlin, Tony O’Hagan; Jackpot £3000; Saturday 24 May Folk Night with The Glackin Brothers, doors 8.30pm
ST. MALACHY’S G.A.C: Lotto 4, 8, 10, 21; £25 to Seamus Shivers, Paddy Henry; Jackpot £1300; Club Small Grants available for young members going to the Gaeltacht, contact Paul Gribbin or any committee member.
ANNUAL ARMAGH DIOCESAN PILGRIMAGE TO KNOCK on Sunday 25 May; to book contact Peggy 028 7963 1386 or Brigid 028 7963 1178.
ALZHEIMER’S SOCIETY As part of Dementia Awareness Week there will be an information event in Meadowlane Shopping Centre Tuesday 20 May 9.30am – 5pm, contact Fiona Brown 028 8676 5888.