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
Confessions Saturday 12.30pm & 5.45pm
Baptisms Sunday 1.00pm; contact Parish Office 2 weeks in advance.
Altar Society – Group 6 D. Kelly, M. Purvis, A. McVey
ST PATRICK, CASTLEDAWSON
Sunday 9.30am, Tuesday & Thursday 7.30pm
First Friday (Nov. – Mar.) 7.30pm
Altar Society Feb. Group 5 B. Foster, O. Heaney, C. Foster
ST JOHN, MILLTOWN First Friday (Apr. – Oct.) 7.30pm
2 MAR. READERS EUCHARISTIC MINISTERS
Vigil 6.15pm: F. Young C. Lawlor, D. McGuckin,
Sun. 8.00am: P. Kerr C. Bradley, Sr. Caitriona
Sun. 10.30am: T. White E. Bradley, J. McLaughlin,
Sun. 12 noon: N. O’Connor W. Cassidy, K. Kelly, N. Kelly
C’dawson 9.30am B. Foster N. O’Kane, C. Diamond
REMEMBER OUR DEAD Pray for Liam McErlean, Kathleen West (England), Phyllis Gillis, Sr. Immaculata O’Connor, Philip Donnelly (Draperstown) and Fr. Alphonsus (Hugh Brennan) who died recently & for the following whose anniversaries or month’s minds occur this week:
Sat. 22 Feb: Frank Martin, Mary Moran
Sun. 23 Feb: Annie Conway, Teresa Donnelly
Mon. 24 Feb: Jim Joe Fox, John Murray, Pauline McDonald (MM Magherafelt 7.30pm)
Tues. 25 Feb: Pat Downey, Jimmy Quinn
Wed. 26 Feb: Dan Bradley
Thur. 27 Feb:
Fri. 28 Feb: Kathleen McElhone, Annie Mary McKenna, Terry McKee
Sat. 1 Mar:
AN INVITATION FROM MAGHERAFELT PARISH PASTORAL COUNCIL
Our journey around the world and deep into faith continues this coming week!
Episode 4 ‘Our tainted nature’s solitary boast – Mary the mother of God’
The episode will be followed by a short discussion of the episode and its content.
Join us every Wednesday at 8pm in
Holy Family Primary School Hall
– It’s YOUR story!
FEBRUARY DUES COLLECTION Sunday 16 February Envelopes – £4696, Loose Plate – £871, S. Orders £715
WELCOME TO THE PARISH FAMILY Today we greet Anna-Rose Caskey who was baptised recently.
PARISH ENVELOPES: Thank you for your faithful and generous donations to our Weekly Envelope Collection. At the moment we are currently updating our Parish Register for the New Envelopes which begin in April. We thank all our Envelope Distributers for their help in this regard. If there are any changes in your distribution area, please let us know. If you are new to the Parish and are not receiving a box of envelopes at present or if you have moved house since last year we would appreciate if you would contact the Parish Office giving your name and address (028 7963 3635, or email firstname.lastname@example.org). You may wish to consider setting up payments by Standing Order. The Parish can also benefit if you complete a ‘Gift Aid Form’.
VOCATIONS EVENING BenburbTuesday 4 March 5pm – 8pm, contact Fr. Peter McAnenly 028 3752 2802
COFFEE SHOP open Tues. – Fri. 9.30am – 3pm
SUNDAY TEA CLUB after 10.30am Mass
ST JOHN’S BOWLING CLUB Monday 7.30 pm
PARENTS & TODDLERS no group Tuesday 25 February, resumes Tuesday 4 March.
PILATES new 4 week course commences Tuesday 25 February 7pm, contact Therese 028 7963 2142
ZUMBA Tuesday 8.30pm – 9.30pm
KNITTING GROUP Wednesday 10.30am – 12.30pm,
PILATES Wednesday 7pm & 8.15pm
CEILI GROUP Wednesday 8pm
ST JOHN’S BOWLING CLUB Thursday 7.30pm
TAE KWON DO Friday 3.30pm – 5.30pm
SMITH SCHOOL OF IRISH DANCING Fri. 6 – 9.30pm
YOUTH CLUB: Friday 7pm
A MEMORIAL MASS to celebrate the life and work of the late Sr. Immaculata O’Connor, former principal of St. Mary’s Grammar School will be held in the Sports Hall of St. Mary’s on Friday 28 February at 7.30pm. The service will be followed by a light supper in Cafe Bordeaux. Former St. Mary’s staff, teaching and teaching support and past pupils of the school are most welcome to attend.
HOLY FAMILY ASSOCIATES meeting in Convent House, Monday 24 February 7.30pm.
O’DONOVAN ROSSA G.A.C: Lotto 7, 11, 13, 24; £25 to Mickey Cunningham, Gerry McKenna, Rose Marie Hughes; Jackpot £3000.
ST. MALACHY G.A.C: Lotto 5, 6, 15, 17; £25 to J. F. McKenna, Martin O’Kane; Jackpot £1600; 75th Gala Dinner Saturday 29 March, Tullyglass.
MS SOCIETY MID ULSTER BRANCH support group meeting Tuesday 25 February at Mid-Ulster Hospital Day Centre 7.30pm, contact 078 5609 7917.
ST. VINCENT DE PAUL 028 7930 0819 / 075 0854 9585
SPIRES CC RACE Saturday 1 March 12 noon from Ballyronan to Woods Church, all support welcome.