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 6 B. Morgan, A. Doyle, C. Devlin
ST PATRICK, CASTLEDAWSON
Sunday 9.30am, Tuesday & Thursday 7.30pm
Altar Society September Group 4 A. Martin, P. Hanson, M. Quinn
ST JOHN, MILLTOWN First Friday (Apr. – Oct.) 7.30pm
27 Sept READERS EUCHARISTIC MINISTERS
Vigil 6.15pm M. McLaughlin M. Bradley, C. Smyth, B. McKee
Sun. 8.00am C. O’Kane A. McQuillan, R. McLaughlin
Sun. 10.30am J. O’Brien C. Shields, J. Lynch
Sun. 12 noon J. Clayton K. Donnelly, L. O’Neill, A. McAllister
C’dawson 9.30am A. Brown N. Bell, E. McElwee
REMEMBER OUR DEAD Pray for Angela Maguire, Siobhan Devlin and Philomena Ward who died recently & for the following whose anniversaries occur this week –
Sat. 19 Sept Rose Kerr, Jack Russell, Annie Donnelly, Grace Kelly
Sun. 20 Sept Sarah Ann Craig, Fr. Eddie McEvoy, Betty Kearns, Frank Devlin
Mon. 21 Sept Mike McGlade, Kathleen McKenna,
John O’Neill (1st Av Lavey)
Tues. 22 Sept Kathleen Murtagh, Edward McKee
Wed. 23 Sept Rose Regan
Thurs. 24 Sept Francis Marshall, Emmet Murray,
John McElhone (1st Av 7.30pm Castledawson)
Fri. 25 Sept Margaret Moore, Willie Mulholland
Sat. 26 Sept Florence Logan
CHURCH COLLECTION Sunday 13 September
Magherafelt Envelopes – £2035, Loose Plate – £737; Castledawson Envelopes – £316, Loose Plate – £120;
Total S. Orders £715
WELCOME TO THE PARISH FAMILY Today we greet Cara Lily Lavery who was baptised recently.
CONGRATULATIONS to Roisin Scullion & Justin McCullagh who were married recently.
‘THE VICAR OF DERRAMORE’
Thursday 1 October, Friday 2 October, Saturday 3 October & Sunday 4 October
Limited tickets available for some shows; get yours now to avoid disappointment from the Parish Centre, Kerr’s Shop, Top 40 & St. Vincent de Paul.
The cast have decided to dedicate these performances to the late Siobhan Devlin, a good friend of the Parish Centre and former member of the Forge Players. They plan to fundraise for the Stroke Association.
NEW DIOCESAN PLAN
Archbishop Eamon launched a new Diocesan Plan (2015-2020) in St. Patrick’s Cathedral on September 8th. A pastoral letter from Archbishop Eamon, and booklets about the plan, are available at the doors of all Churches today.
EUCHARISTIC MINISTERS & READERS IN CASTLEDAWSON – If you are unable to continue with your ministry and wish your name to be removed from the current rota please contact Peter or the Parish Office 028 7963 3635 / firstname.lastname@example.org
NEW ROW P. S. CLOTHES COLLECTION
Clearing out the summer wardrobes? Can you help us with a simple fundraiser? Please leave your bin bags of clothes, with paired shoes in a separate bag, in the School Assembly Hall before 9am on Monday 21 September.
PARISH CENTRE Find us on Facebook
SUNDAY BINGO 7.30pm, doors open 7pm; everyone welcome; please come along & support your Parish; Jackpot £1600
EXPRESSIONS BISTRO open Tues – Fri 9am – 3pm
SUNDAY COFFEE TIME after 10.30am Mass
ST. JOHN’S BOWLING CLUB AGM Monday 7.30pm
PILOXING KNOCKOUT Monday 8pm
PARENTS & TODDLERS Tues. 9.15am – 11.15am (please note there will be no group on Tuesday 29 September)
PILATES Tuesday 7pm – 8pm
ZUMBA Tuesday 8.30pm – 9.30pm
FITNESS CAMP Wednesday 9.30am – 10am
PILATES Wednesday 7pm & 8.15pm
CEILI DANCING Wednesday 8.15pm
ST. JOHN’S BOWLING CLUB Thursday 7.30pm
TAE KWON DO Friday 4pm – 6pm
SMITH SCHOOL OF IRISH DANCING Friday 6pm
ST. PATRICK’S SNOOKER CLUB reopens Sunday 20 September from 7pm & will be open Sunday – Friday from 7pm; all members please renew their membership at this time, new members welcome.
O’DONOVAN ROSSA G.A.C. – Lotto 1, 3, 5, 6; £25 to Frances Cosgrove, Kathleen Maynes, Brendan Doyle; Jackpot £1050
ST. MALACHY’S G.A.C. – Lotto 8, 12, 16, 18; £25 to Roisin Muldoon, M. Mullan; Jackpot £1500; Last Man Standing kicks off Saturday 3 October;
Good Luck to Shea McKenna playing in the half-time games in Croke Park today.
On behalf of EHN Nepal, Mary T. Gribbin would like to thank everyone who so generously helped raise the amount of £261.40 for the Earthquake Relief Effort at the recent U10 Blitz at St. Malachy’s, Castledawson. Special thanks to Sean Bradley & St. Malachy’s Committee for making this collection possible.