Bulletin of 22 February 15

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 2 M. McMahon, M.     Gates

       

ST PATRICK, CASTLEDAWSON

   

Sunday 9.30am, Tuesday     & Thursday 7.30pm

   

Altar Society Feb. Group     2 V. Collins, P. Gallagher, L. Gallagher

   

Mass on First Friday (November – March) 7.30pm

       

1 MAR.                       READERS EUCHARISTIC MINISTERS

   

Vigil 6.15pm         U. O’Kane                 T. Rogers, S. Speirs, E. Bradley

   

Sun. 8.00am         C. O’Kane                 Sr. Margaret, M. Ludlow, N. Kerr

   

Sun. 10.30am      J. O’Brien          E. Bradley, J. McLaughlin,

   

                                                            M.     Treanor

   

Sun. 12 noon        E. McKee           W. Cassidy, M. Treharne, R. Tohill

   

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

       

REMEMBER     OUR DEAD Pray for Matilda (Tillie) McSwiggan, Rita     Hughes, Ciaran Kilpatrick, Catherine O’Gormley, Mary Imelda Hughes and Henry     (Barber) O’Neill who died recently & for the following whose     anniversaries occur this week –

   

Sat.     21 Feb.          Dodo Walsh, Tommy McGuckin, Rosemary Walls,

   

                                Kathleen West (1st Av.),

   

                                Joe Rafferty (1st Av. 6.15pm     Magherafelt)

   

Sun. 22 Feb.         Frank Martin, Mary Moran, Gerard     McKeown, Agnes Heaney

   

Mon. 23 Feb.         Joe Rafferty, Brigid McGonigle (1st     Av. Coolcalm 7.30pm) Henry O’Neill (MM 7.30pm Magherafelt)

   

Tues. 24 Feb.       Jim Joe Fox, John Murray

   

Wed. 25 Feb.        Jimmy Quinn, Pat Downey

   

Thurs. 26 Feb.      Dan Bradley

   

Fri. 27 Feb.            Maggie Carmichael (MM     Magherafelt 7.30pm)

   

Sat.     28 Feb.          Kathleen McElhone, Annie Mary McKenna, Terry McKee

       

   

         

   

   

FEBRUARY DUES COLLECTION Sunday 15 February

   

Magherafelt     Envelopes – £4155, Loose Plate – £671

   

Castledawson     Envelopes – £525, Loose Plate – £115

   

Total S. Orders £715

   

 

   

WELCOME     TO THE PARISH FAMILY Today we greet Sienna Kelly-Kaura,     Niamh Kathleen Pickering and Fiadh Mary Ann Hamill who were baptised     recently.

       

WEEKDAY     MASS TIMES DURING LENT

   

Our Lady of the Assumption     Magherafelt

   

7.30am (Monday – Friday),     11am (Monday – Saturday), 7.30pm (Monday & Wednesday)

   

St Patrick’s Castledawson     7.30pm (Tuesday & Thursday)

       

   

By popular demand the Magherafelt Parish     Pastoral Council invite you to

   

                                                                                                               – It’s YOUR     story!

   

Our journey around the world and deep into     the faith continues this week.

   

Episode     2     ‘Happy are we – The Teachings of Jesus

   

The episode will be followed by a short     discussion of the episode and its content.      Join us on Wednesday 25     February 8pm in the Parish Centre Board Room

   

   

 

   

LENTEN DEVOTION A lay person’s look at the Psalms, Friday 27 February 7.30pm     Parish Centre Boardroom; all welcome; bring your Bible.

       

   

A     NEW BEGINNING

   

Every day is a new beginning

   

Treat it that way

   

Stay away from what might have been

   

And look at what can be.

   

Reflection:

   

Let us try very hard to make each day of     Lent be a new beginning.

   

       

HOLY FAMILY SISTERS wish to thank     all those who helped in any way to prepare for and celebrate their one     hundred and twenty five years of ministry in this Parish of Magherafelt.

           

   

         

   

   

   

PARISH     CENTRE

   

 

   

SUNDAY BINGO     commences in the Parish Centre     Sunday 1 March 7.30pm, doors open 7pm

   

 

   

COFFEE     SHOP open Tuesday – Friday 9am – 3pm SUNDAY TEA CLUB after 10.30am Mass

   

LATIN     SALSA 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 & 8.15pm

   

CEILI     CLASS Wednesday 8.15pm

   

ST.     JOHN’S BOWLING CLUB Thursday     7.30pm

   

PILOXING Thursday     8pm

   

TAE KWON DO Friday     4pm – 6pm

   

IRISH DANCING Friday     6pm

   

   

 

   

Powerful     testimonies of lives being restored by Jesus Monday     23 February 7.30pm in Parish Centre (Coffee Shop); a young man will share     how God has delivered him from a life of drug addiction.

   

 

   

O’DONOVAN     ROSSA G.A.C. – Lotto 5, 10, 20, 21; £25 to Bernie Kelly, Gary     Rafferty, Mal McKee; Jackpot £6150; U16     Camogie Meadowbank Monday 23 February 6.45pm, new players welcome; ‘The Very Very Late Late Show’ in     the Parish Centre Friday 6 & Saturday 7 March, tickets from Kerr’s     Shop, cast members & Parish Centre; Prizegiving Sat. 14 Mar.

       

ST.     MALACHY’S G.A.C. – Lotto 3, 9, 17, 24; £25 to J. B.     McKenna, Collie Diamond; Jackpot £1500

   

 

   

QUIZ in Moyola Park Golf Club Friday     27 February 8pm, proceeds in aid of Special Olympics Magherafelt.

       

ARMAGH     DIOCESAN PILGRIMAGE TO LOURDES – 5 days, 12 May     from Belfast, £575, contact Eugene 079 2802 4985 or Joe 075 2353 8402 for     more details.

   

 

   

SOCIETY OF ST. VINCENT DE PAUL – contact     028 7930 0819