Bulletin of 18 Sept 16

PRIEST ON DUTY THIS WEEK – Fr. McAnerney                                                 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 4 E. Gogarty, U. McLaughlin, M. Campbell


Sunday 9.30am, Tuesday & Thursday 7.30pm

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

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



Vigil 6.15pm          F. Young           M. Bradley, C. Smyth, B. McKee

Sun. 8.00am         Sr. Caitriona      A. McQuillan, R. McLaughlin

Sun. 10.30am       T. White             C. Shields, J. Lynch, N. Walls

Sun. 12 noon        N. O’Connor      K. Donnelly, L. O’Neill, A. McAllister

C’dawson 9.30am O. Coogan        B. O’Kane, P. McKeever


REMEMBER OUR DEAD Pray for Madeleine Higgins, Philip Morgan, John Hughes and Charlie Murray (Draperstown) who died recently & for the following whose anniversaries occur this week –


Sat. 17 Sept.        Grace Kelly, Frank Kielt, Frank Devlin, Felix O’Neill

Sun. 18 Sept.       Frank Donnelly, Alex Johnston,

                              Sadie Kearney (1st Av)

Mon. 19 Sept.      Rose Kerr, Annie Donnelly

Tues. 20 Sept.     Fr. Eddie McAvoy

Wed. 21 Sept.      Mike McGlade, Andy Joe Devlin

Thur. 22 Sept.     Leo Stranney, Mary McNally

Fri. 23 Sept.         Rose Regan

Sat. 24 Sept.        John McElhone (Jr), Emmet Murray,

                              James McCorry (1st Av 6.15pm Magherafelt)

(Sunday 25 September Philip Morgan MM 12 noon Magherafelt)


CHURCH COLLECTION Sunday 11 September –

Magherafelt Envelopes – £, Loose Plate – £

Castledawson Envelopes – £, Loose Plate – £

Total Standing Orders – £715


MASS TO CELEBRATE THE MINISTRY OF MONSIGNOR O’BYRNE – Wednesday 21 September 7.30pm in Magherafelt with cup of tea afterwards in the O’Byrne Hall in the Parish Centre.


WELCOME TO THE PARISH FAMILY Today we greet Peadar Martin Henry, Alisha Marie Devlin, Emily Rose McGuckin and Connlá John O’Neill who were baptised recently.

CONGRATULATIONS to Kelly Donnelly & Kevin Shaw and Deborah Hughes & Peter Campbell who were married recently.

CHILDRENS RESOURCE LIBRARY – Religious books available for use during all services at the back of the Church, please return to shelf after service



If anyone in your family is ill and/or in hospital and you would like a visit from a priest please contact one of the priests or the Parish office.  Likewise if you have recently moved house and you would like your home blessed please contact one of the priests or the Parish office.


SOCIETY OF ST. VINCENT DE PAUL – contact 028 7930 0819

ACCORD MARRIAGE PREPARATION COURSES Pastoral Centre Maghera – contact 028 7964 2983, or email maghera@accordni.com

Quinn’s Corner Dungannon – Tuesday 1 November, Tuesday 8 November & Tuesday 15 November 7pm – 10pm, contact 028 3833 4781; www.courses.accord.ie


PARISH CENTRE              Find us on Facebook

SUNDAY BINGO Jackpot £???? in 45 calls; doors open 7pm; everyone welcome; please come along & support your Parish; books £7, flyer £1


SUNDAY COFFEE TIME after 10.30am Mass


EXPRESSIONS BISTRO – open Tuesday – Friday 9am – 3pm


ST JOHN’S BOWLING CLUB Monday 7.30pm, new members welcome

PARENTS & TODDLERS recommences Tuesday 20 September 9.15am – 11.15am

WHIST – Tuesday 2pm, new players most welcome

PILATES – Tuesday 7pm

ZUMBA – Tuesday 8.30pm

KNITTING GROUP – Wednesday 10.30am

PILOXING – Wednesday 7pm

PILATES – Wednesday 7pm & 8.15pm

TAE KWON DO – Thursday 4pm

ST JOHN’S BOWLING CLUB Thursday 7.30pm


O’DONOVAN ROSSA G.A.C. – Lotto; £25 to; Jackpot £


ST. MALACHY’S G.A.C. – Lotto; £25 to; Jackpot £;


CATHOLIC DISCUSSION GROUP each Thursday night 7pm in Involve House, Queen St. Magherafelt, for more details contact Brian O’Neill 077 1874 5873

ALZHEIMER’S SOCIETY – The Dementia Community Roadshow, for information about dementia & support in your area, Tuesday 20 September ASDA carpark Cookstown & Wednesday 21 September Lurach’s Road carpark Maghera 10am – 4pm both days