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
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
ST PATRICK, CASTLEDAWSON
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.
MAGHERAFELT PARISH CENTRE MANAGEMENT COMMITTEE
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 email@example.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
LATIN SALSA DANCE CLASS Monday 7pm
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
SMITH SCHOOL OF IRISH DANCING Friday 6pm
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 firstname.lastname@example.org.
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.