Bulletin of 21 July 2019

PRIEST ON DUTY THIS WEEK – Fr. Branigan                                                                     www.magherafeltparish.org


Saturday Vigil 6.15pm; Sunday 10.30am, 12noon

Confessions Saturday 12.30pm & 5.45pm

Baptisms Sunday 1pm; contact Parish Office 2 weeks in advance

Eucharistic Adoration Monday after 11am Mass, Benediction 7.15pm

Altar Society – Group 6 B. Morgan, A. Doyle, C. Devlin


Altar Society July Group 5 Betty Foster, O. Heaney, C. Foster

28 July                  READERS        EUCHARISTIC MINISTERS

Vigil 6.15pm         A. Mcguckin      S. Speirs, E. Bradley, P. McKee

Sun. 10.30am      C. McGarry        J. Clayton, R. Clayton, M. Treanor

Sun. 12 noon        N. O’Connor     B. Kelly, B. McGuckin, N. Duffin

C’dawson 9am     P. Hanson         C. McKenna, S. McGuckin

REMEMBER OUR DEAD Pray for Angela Scullion, Teresa Conway and Irene Magee (Draperstown) who died recently & for the following whose anniversaries or month’s minds occur this week –

Sat. 20 July          Molly Breen, Ann McKibbin

Sun. 21 July         Brendan McCormack, Rose Hughes

Mon. 22 July        Louis & Margaret Doyle, Don McCann, Joseph O’Neill, Sarah (Sadie) Kearns (1st Av)

Tues. 23 July       Kathleen O’Neill, Margaret Mullan

Wed. 24 July        Gerry Donnelly, John Kearney

Thurs. 25 July     Sarah McGlone, Michael Curtis, John O’Neill, Patsy Monaghan

Fri. 26 July           Patrick Gallagher, Maureen McCaughan, Anne Brennan,

                                Marian Cassidy (1st Av 7.30pm Milltown)

Sat. 27 July          Christopher Monaghan,

                                Teresa Conway (MM 6.15pm Magherafelt)

(Sunday 28 July Angela Scullion MM 12 noon Magherafelt)


Magherafelt Envelopes – £1610, Loose Plate – £541; Castledawson Envelopes – £341, Loose Plate – £131

Total Standing Orders – £768


WELCOME TO THE PARISH FAMILY Today we greet Zara Isobella McKillen and Patrick Joseph Henry who were baptised recently.

CONGRATULATIONS to Emma Laverty & Ciaran Campbell and Nicola Kelly & Matthew Henry who were married recently


Archbishop Eamon will celebrate the ordination of Fr. Michael Router today, Sunday 21 July at 3pm in St Patrick’s Cathedral, Armagh.  We will pray for Fr Michael and ask for God’s blessing as he begins his new ministry.

Fr Michael will celebrate his first Mass of Thanksgiving, on Monday 22 July at 7.30pm in St. Malachy’s Church, Armagh.  After the Mass, he will impart his blessing to all present.  Everyone welcome


ACCORD MARRIAGE PREPARATION COURSES – for details & online booking see www.courses.accord.ie

ST VINCENT DE PAUL Helpline 028 7930 0819

PARISH CENTRE              


Jackpot £3950 or £200 if not won on the night, 48 calls, books £7, flyer £1, doors open 7pm; everyone welcome, come along & support your Parish

EXPRESSIONS BISTRO – reopens Tuesday 23 July 9am

WEDNESDAY – PILATES 6.30pm, 7.30pm & 8.30pm;

JIVE CLASS 8pm – 9pm, contact 078 7121 0585 / 077 3184 3235 to book

THURSDAY –SLIMMING WORLD 10am, 5.30pm, 7.30pm; TAE KWON DO 4pm

RAZZAMATAZ EARLY YEARS SUMMER SESSION – Dance, sing & act at our exciting summer class inspired by Disney’s ‘The Lion King’, perfect for children walking – 7yrs, Tuesday 23 July 10.45am – 11:45am contact Alanna 075 9391 7120 or email ballymena@razzamataz.co.uk


FAMILY ROLLER DISCO – Monday 5 August 7pm – 8.30pm, equipment provided


ST. VINCENT DE PAUL ANNUAL TRIP TO NEWCASTLE – Saturday 3 August, bus leaving 9.30am sharp from Church gate, please contact 028 7930 0819 leaving your name & details


O’DONOVAN ROSSA G.A.C. – Lotto 1, 12, 21, 24; £25 to Niall Cosgrove, N. Doyle, Anne McGuckin; Jackpot £5000


ST. MALACHY’S G.A.C. – Lotto 1, 5, 12, 20; £25 to Paudi Devlin, Jean Marshall; Jackpot £700