Bulletin of 2 Nov 14

PRIEST ON DUTY THIS WEEK – Fr. Gates                                  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 7 B. Morgan, A.     Doyle, C. Devlin




Sunday     9.30am, Tuesday & Thursday 7.30pm


Altar     Society Nov. Group     4 A. Martin, P. Hanson, M. Quinn


Mass     on First Friday (November – March) 7.30pm


9     NOV.                   READERS        EUCHARISTIC MINISTERS


Vigil 6.15pm         F. Young            C. Lawlor, D. McGuckin, N. McGuckin


Sun. 8.00am         P. Kerr                C. Bradley, Sr. Caitriona


Sun. 10.30am      C. McGarry        E. Bradley, J. McLaughlin, B. Mulholland


Sun. 12 noon        L. McNally         W. Cassidy, K.Kelly, N. Kelly


C’dawson 9.30am Betty Foster    N. Bell, E. McElwee


REMEMBER     OUR DEAD Pray for Canon Michael Ward, Rita Walls,     Margaret McGillian, Kathleen McCaughan, Mary Hegarty & Rosie Sargent who     died recently & for the following whose anniversaries or month’s minds occur     this week:


Sat.     1 Nov.            Shauna Loughrey, Michael Devlin


Sun. 2 Nov.           Teresa Chaney, Julio Santos,     Elizabeth O’Neill, Mary Madden, Paula McCloskey, Matty Sweeney


Mon. 3 Nov.          Andy Devlin, Arthur Gillen


Tues. 4 Nov.         William Bradley, Annie McNabb,     James McKee, Mary O’Donnell, Frank Donnelly


Wed. 5 Nov.          Pauline Taylor (MM 11am), Sara     Mulholland (1st Av. Magherafelt) 7.30pm


Thurs. 6 Nov.       Jim Johnston, Josephine Goff, Caoimhe     Kerr


Fri. 7 Nov.             Margaret (Tess) Carmichael,     Geordie Rea


Sat.     8 Nov.            Michael Donaghy, Sarah Devlin


WELCOME     TO THE PARISH FAMILY Today we greet Darragh Raymond     Gerard Collins and Charlie Patrick McKee who were baptised recently.


CONGRATULATIONS     to Claire McGuckin and Martin Margey who were married recently.






CHURCH     COLLECTION Sunday 26 October


Magherafelt Envelopes – £1790, Loose Plate – £777


Castledawson Envelopes – £303, Loose Plate – £106


Total S. Orders £715


STATEMENT     OF FINANCIAL ACTIVITIES (year end March 2014) – A Summary     of the Parish Accounts is available at the entrance to the Church.




FIRST     FRIDAY OF NOVEMBER Mass 7.30pm in St. Patrick’s Castledawson, the sick & housebound will be     visited this week.  Novena to St. Pio     11am, Magherafelt.







invites     applications for the post of


Business Development & Centre Manager     (25hpw)


The post holder will be a self-starter who is     highly motivated, able to work on own initiative with a proven track record     of fundraising or generating revenue.     


A Job Description & details of the     application process are available from the Parish Secretary, Parish Office,     24-26 King Street, Magherafelt, (contact 028 7963 3635 or email magherafeltparish@btinternet.com).


Closing     date for receipt of applications is Noon, Friday 14 November 2014.  It is     hoped to hold interviews in the week beginning Monday 24 November 2014.



PARISH     LIST OF THE DEAD – If you wish to include relatives     & friends from outside of the parish who have died within the last year, please leave details in the     sacristy or Parish Office for Sr Caitriona.      Each priest will offer Mass every First Friday for the names on the     list.


A meeting for all parents and guardians     of children from Holy Family P. S., Spires Integrated P. S. & Gaelscoil     an tSeanchaí who are preparing for First Holy Communion, will take place in     the Holy Family Primary School Hall on Tuesday 4 November at 8pm.


Mass for p4 children     & their families on Sunday     9 November 9.30am in St. Patrick’s, Castledawson.


MAGHERAFELT PARISH     PASTORAL COUNCIL – Copies of     the Pastoral Council Newsletter are available at the Church entrance     today.  Please take a copy home with     you.  It gives an update of the work     of the Pastoral Council to date.








Coffee     Shop Tuesday – Friday 9.30am – 3pm


SUNDAY     TEA CLUB after 10.30am Mass




ST. JOHN’S BOWLING CLUB Monday     7.30pm


PARENTS     & TODDLERS Tuesday 9.15 – 11.15am


PILATES Tuesday     7pm


ZUMBA     Tuesday 8.30pm


KNITTING     GROUP Wednesday 10.30am – 12.30pm


PILATES     Wednesday     7pm


CEILI     CLASS Wednesday 8pm


ST. JOHN’S BOWLING CLUB Thursday     7.30pm


TAE KWON DO     Friday 3.30pm – 5.30pm






ST     MARY’S GRAMMAR SCHOOL present the musical ‘Meet me in St.     Louis’ Tues. 25 – Sat. 29 Nov. 7.30pm, tickets £12.50, £10 concession contact     the school office 028 7963 2320.




O’DONOVAN     ROSSA G.A.C: Lotto 4, 7, 15, 19; £25 to Michael Purvis,     Tony O’Hagan, Joe Cassidy; Jackpot £3000; 80th Gala Event Tullyglass Hotel Sat. 15 Nov. tables     available £600 or £60pp, contact 077 0709 5398 or email pro.magherafelt.derry@gaa.ie.    




NEWBRIDGE CCE monthly music     session Thurs. 6 Nov. in The Elk from 7.30pm, £3, all welcome.




CHARITY DINNER DANCE Sat.     8 Nov. in Dunsilly Hotel, Antrim, contact Florence Devlin 075 9852 2160,     tickets £40, in aid of Pancreatic Cancer Fund.




MS SOCIETY     – Support Group meeting in Magherafelt Day Centre Tues. 11 Nov. 7.30pm;     Lunch Club in the Parish Centre Coffee Shop Fri. 14 Nov. 12.30pm


SOCIETY OF ST. VINCENT DE PAUL – contact     028 7930 0819 / 075 0854 9585; Christmas     Cards now available, £3 per pack of 10.


Support     Trocaire’s work in response to the Ebola crisis, contact www.trocaire.org     or 0800 9121200.