PRIEST ON DUTY THIS WEEK – Mgr. O’Byrne 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
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 5 M. Campbell, A. McCrystal, C. McKay
ST PATRICK, CASTLEDAWSON
Sunday 9.30am, Tuesday & Thursday 7.30pm
Altar Society Oct. Group 3 D. Keenan, C. Diamond, G. Young
Mass on First Friday (November – March) 7.30pm
26 OCT. READERS EUCHARISTIC MINISTERS
Vigil 6.15pm U. O’Kane M. Bradley, C. McAllister, B. McKee
Sun. 8.00am Sr. Caitriona M. Duncan, B. McLarnon
Sun. 10.30am F. Lynch J. Higgins, M. McQuillan, M. Gates
Sun. 12 noon J. Clayton O. Walshe, B. Boyle, E. Mulholland
C’dawson 9.30am D. McElwee S. Wilson, R. Scullion
REMEMBER OUR DEAD Pray for Pauline Taylor, Rosie Sargent (Maghera), Agnes Gray (Draperstown) and Rose Brogan who died recently & for the following whose anniversaries or month’s minds occur this week:
Sat. 18 Oct. Michael Higgins, Charlie O’Kane,
Esther McCann (1st Av. 6.15pm Magherafelt)
Sun. 19 Oct. John McRory Sr,
Paula McCloskey (1st Av 12 noon Magherafelt)
Mon. 20 Oct.
Tues. 21 Oct. Dan & Mary McFaul, John McElhone (MM 7.30pm Castledawson)
Wed. 22 Oct. Joan Sommers, Sam Dougan, Mamie Heaney, Barney Kealey, Fabie Gallagher
Thurs. 23 Oct.
Fri. 24 Oct. Philomena Mallon, Dan Boyle, Catherine McGill, Patrick Larkin
Sat. 25 Oct. Charles Murray
CHURCH COLLECTION Sunday 12 October
Magherafelt Envelopes – £1841, Loose Plate – £726
Castledawson Envelopes – £297, Loose Plate – £119
Total S. Orders £715
WELCOME TO THE PARISH FAMILY Today we greet Niamh Emma Kearns who was baptised recently.
CONGRATULATIONS to Maria Proctor & Martin Murray who were married recently
Reminder – the First Friday Mass during the winter months (Nov. – Mar.) will take place in St. Patrick’s Church Castledawson at 7.30pm.
FAMILY PRAYER BOOKS available in the Sacristy, the Parish Centre and the Parish Office, cost £10.
SOCIETY OF ST. VINCENT DE PAUL – Overnight Vigil to Knock Monday 8 December, if interested please contact 028 7930 0819 / 075 0854 9585.
COLLECTION FOR ST. SEBASTIAN’S CHURCH, SEBIYOOR, KERALA, INDIA Thomas & Manju would like to thank everyone for their generous donations, total amount collected £970.93.
LITURGY GROUP – meeting in the Convent House, Tuesday 21 October 8pm, new members welcome.
PIONEER ASSOCIATION – Take the short-term pledge for November, www.pioneerassociation.ie
Coffee Shop Tuesday – Friday 9.30am – 3pm
SUNDAY TEA CLUB after 10.30am Mass
New LATIN SALSA DANCE CLASS Monday 20 October 7pm – 8pm, contact Anastacia 077 0684 4793
ST. JOHN’S BOWLING CLUB Monday 7.30pm
PARENTS & TODDLERS Tues. 9.15am – 11.15am
PILATES Tuesday 7pm
ZUMBA Tuesday 8.30pm
KNITTING GROUP Wednesday 10.30am – 12.30pm
PILATES Wednesday 7pm & 8.15pm
CEILI CLASS Wednesday 8pm
YOGA Thursday 6.30pm (enrolment required)
PILOXING Thursday 8.30pm
ST. JOHN’S BOWLING CLUB Thursday 7.30pm
TAE KWON DO Friday 3.30pm – 5.30pm
SMITH SCHOOL OF IRISH DANCING Friday 6pm
CÉILI in the Parish Centre Fri. 24 Oct, 9.30pm, £5; proceeds in aid of Ward 10 Belfast City Hospital.
ED’S VARIETY MAGIC SHOW Sun. 26 Oct. 2pm in the Parish Centre, admission £8 or family ticket £25.
ST MARY’S GRAMMAR SCHOOL present the musical ‘Meet me in St. Louis’ Tuesday 25 – Saturday 29 November 7.30pm, tickets £12.50, £10 concession contact the school office 028 7963 2320.
O’DONOVAN ROSSA G.A.C: Lotto 8, 17, 18, 23; £25 to Mary McLaughlin, Colette Cleary, Cyril O’Neill; Jackpot £3000.
ST. MALACHY’S G.A.C: Lotto 12, 14, 18, 21; £25 to Paula Doyle, Aoife & Cara McKenna; Jackpot £900.
WHIST DRIVE St. Trea’s GFC Ballymaguigan Thurs. 23 Oct. 8.30pm; tickets £5; all proceeds in aid of Renal Clinic Antrim Area Hospital & Renal Transplant Unit Belfast City Hospital; everyone welcome.
BIRCHVIEW GARDEN CENTRE (beside St. Trea’s, Newbridge) Open Day Saturday 25 October 11am – 5.30pm, all proceeds to NI Children’s Hospice.