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 D. Kelly, A. McVey, M. Purvis
ST PATRICK, CASTLEDAWSON
Sunday 9.30am, Tuesday & Thursday 7.30pm
Altar Society June Group 1 M. Wilson, M. Robinson
ST JOHN, MILLTOWN First Friday (Apr. – Oct.) 7.30pm
28 June READERS EUCHARISTIC MINISTERS
Vigil 6.15pm P. Quinn C. McNamee, K. Quinn, P. McKee
Sun. 8.00am Sr. Caitriona M. Duncan, B. McLarnon
Sun. 10.30am J. McKee N. Walls, M. McQuillan, M. Gates
Sun. 12 noon J. Clayton B. Kelly, B. McGuckin, N. Duffin
C’dawson 9.30am S. Keenan E. Gallagher, C. Diamond
REMEMBER OUR DEAD Pray for Elizabeth McKinney (Antrim) and Sarah McQuillan (Dunloy) who died recently & for the following whose anniversaries occur this week
Sat. 20 June Kathleen McSwiggan
Sun. 21 June Joseph O’Donnell, Mary McCann, James Kelly, John Lynch, Henry Johnston
Mon. 22 June Rose McGuckin
Tues. 23 June Ned Lynch, Cissie Gillen, June Taylor
Wed. 24 June Francis Moran, David Cartin, Patrick McLernon
Thurs. 25 June Bridie Boorman, Christopher O’Neill, Jacqueline Devlin
Fri. 26 June Paul Burns
Sat. 27 June David Quinn, James Campbell, Patricia Walls, Matthew Mitchell, Brigid Gallagher-Kennedy
WELCOME TO THE PARISH FAMILY Today we greet Ellie-Mae Frances O’Neill who was baptised recently.
CONGRATULATIONS to Sinead Waites & James McLernon who were married recently.
JUNE DUES COLLECTION Sunday 14 June
Magherafelt Envelopes – £1815, Loose Plate – £624; Castledawson Envelopes – £321, Loose Plate – £130;
Total S. Orders £715
GRAVEYARD SUNDAY & BLESSING OF THE GRAVES will take place on Sunday 28 June at 3pm; parking available in Rossa Park; no parking at the Church gate, drop-off only for disabled and elderly.
EXTRAORDINARY MINISTERS OF HOLY COMMUNION & READERS
Thank you so much to all those who have kindly carried out these important ministries; the new rota is being drawn up for the end of July. Please inform the Parish Office if you wish to be trained up as a new minister and added to the new rota. If you are no longer able to carry out your duties please contact the office or Sr. Caitriona to have your name removed from the list.
DIPLOMA IN PASTORAL THEOLOGY
2 year part-time course in Drumalis, Larne commencing in September; for more information see drumalis.co.uk or contact Maura Burns (course coordinator) on 028 2827 2196 (Mondays/Wednesdays only); application deadline 26 June.
OUR LADY OF LOURDES PILGRIMAGE SOCIETY limited availability on our Pilgrimage to Lourdes, 11 – 16 July, from Belfast, staying at Hotel Agena; contact Kathleen McCann 028 7963 2205 / 077 1970 1925.
‘THE VICAR OF DERRAMORE’
The next Parish Production ‘The Vicar of Derramore’ (based on ‘The Vicar of Dibley’) will take place from Thursday 1 October – Sunday 4 October in the Parish Centre. Auditions for anyone interested in being part of the production will take place on Sunday 5 July, 2.30pm – 4pm, in the Parish Centre. Brian Morgan, producer, will lead the auditions.
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SUNDAY BINGO 7.30PM, DOORS OPEN 7PM; EVERYONE WELCOME; PLEASE COME ALONG AND SUPPORT YOUR PARISH; JACKPOT £1800
EXPRESSIONS BISTRO open Tues.–Fri. 9am – 3pm
SUNDAY COFFEE TIME after 10.30am Mass
PILOXING Monday 7.30pm
PILATES Tuesday 7pm
ZUMBA Tuesday 8.30pm
PILATES Wednesday 7pm; new 6 week beginner’s course starts Wednesday 24 June 8.15pm, £40, to book contact Tanya 077 1316 1766.
PILOXING Thursday 8pm
TAE KWON DO Friday 4pm – 6pm
IRISH DANCING Friday 6pm
An exhibition of portrait work, titled ‘My Hero’, by Year 8 pupils from St. Mary’s Grammar School Art & Design Department, will be on display in the Parish Centre Foyer from 9am – 4pm until the end of June.
HOLY FAMILY ASSOCIATES Meeting in Convent House Monday 29 June 7.30pm.
O’DONOVAN ROSSA G.A.C. – Lotto 5, 6, 8, 20; £25 to Sean Monaghan, Peter Shields, Stephen Cosgrove; Jackpot £7000
ST. MALACHY’S G.A.C. – Lotto 2, 7, 8, 16; £25 to Marcella McAuley, Liam Craig; Jackpot £3200; weekly lotto is the club’s main fundraiser & it subsidises all of our activities. All players & parents are asked to support your club from as little as £1 per week.
ST. VINCENT DE PAUL Annual Trip to Newcastle, Saturday 25 July (bus leaving 9am, returning 6.30pm), if you are interested please contact 028 7930 0819.
MAGHERAFELT & COOKSTOWN VOLUNTEER CENTRE requires volunteers for a new befriending service offering companionship to older people in the community. If you are interested please contact Amanda or Mairead 028 7930 1862 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.