Bulletin of 24 Aug 14

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






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 4 E. Gogarty, R.     McSwiggan, U. McLaughlin




Sunday 9.30am, Tuesday     & Thursday 7.30pm


Altar Society August Group     1 M. Wilson, M. Robinson


ST JOHN, MILLTOWN First Friday (Apr. – Oct.) 7.30pm




Vigil 6.15pm:        C. Toner            K. McNamee, A. Siuda, H. Young


Sun. 8.00am:        P. Kerr                C. Bradley, Sr. Caitriona


Sun. 10.30am:     P. O’Kane                  J. Higgins, M. McQuillan, M. Gates


Sun. 12 noon:       A. Treharne       M. Treharne, R. Tohill, J. Lavery


C’dawson 9.30am M. Devlin                 S. Wilson, R. Scullion




REMEMBER     OUR DEAD Pray for Pat Kilpatrick, Lily Monaghan, Mary     Russell (née Hughes), Thomas Quinn (Blackpool), Colm McGurk, Frank O’Hagan     and Michael Curtis who died recently & for the following whose     anniversaries or month’s minds occur this week:


Sat.     23 Aug           Mary McWilliams, Bridget Monaghan, Jim Shivers


Sun. 24 Aug          John McCrystal, Alice McKenna,     Elizabeth O’Neill


Mon. 25 Aug         Maura Walls, Teresa & James     Donnelly, Ann McNabb, Willie Bradley,


                                Sarah     McGlone (MM 7pm Newbridge)


Tues. 26 Aug        Eddie O’Neill


Wed. 27 Aug        Alice Patricia McNally


Thurs. 28 Aug      Seamus Mallon, Patsy McLarnon,


                                Ann     McKee (MM 7.30pm Castledawson)


Fri. 29 Aug.           Emily Murray, Frank Lagan (1st     Av),


                                Aidan     O’Brien (1st Av. 7.30pm Milltown)


                                Peter     John Bell (MM 7.30pm Magherafelt)


Sat.     30 Aug.          Eugene Doole (MM 7pm Lavey)










Friday 15 August Sick & Retired Priests Collection


Envelopes – £1388, Loose Plate – £334


Sunday 17 August


Magherafelt Envelopes – £1707, Loose Plate – £669


Castledawson Envelopes – £283, Loose Plate – £68


Total S. Orders £715




WELCOME     TO THE PARISH FAMILY Today we greet Teja Hogg, Katie     Murray, Aneurin Patrick Stuart and Shea Joseph McKenna who were baptised     recently.




CONGRATULATIONS     to Brenda Curtis & Michael Kelly who were married recently




New     Email Address – From 1 September Fr. Gates’ new email     address will be jgatesbrack@gmail.com.  After that date this is the only email     address he will have access to.


PARISH RADIOS The system is     not working at present due to unavailable parts; Mass is available via the     Parish website, see Quick Links ‘Church Webcam’.


FAMILY     PRAYER BOOKS available     in the Sacristy, the Parish Centre and the Parish Office, cost £10.


HOLY FAMILY PRIMARY     SCHOOL AND NURSERY UNIT will re-open Monday 1 September at 9.00 am.


All P1 pupils will go     home at 11.45am every day during the month of September; all other pupils     will go home at 1.45pm on Monday 1 September only; normal school hours for     P2 – P7 from Tuesday 2 September; see www.holyfamily-ps.org.uk     for details.






Resurfacing works are     taking place on Fairhill & the upper part of King Street & should     last approximately 3 weeks.  A ‘stop     & go’ system will be in place although access onto King Street will be     as normal from Church Street.










Coffee Shop Tuesday –     Friday 9.30am – 3pm


PILATES     5 week course commences Tuesday 2 September 7pm, contact Therese 028 7963     2142


NEW     CIRCUITS CLASS starts Wednesday 3 September 6pm, £5,     instructor Tanya Young


PILATES     Wednesday     7pm & 8.15pm


KNITTING     GROUP starts Wed. 3 Sept. 10.30am – 12.30pm for 12 weeks,     for more details & to register contact Mona 078 7252 5938, new members     welcome.


TAE KWON DO     Friday 3.30pm – 5.30pm


PILOXING     Thursday     8.30pm – 9.30pm


Please note change of date – FUNDRAISING     TRIBUTE CONCERT ‘Nelson Mandela, his     life & legacy, told to music’ with St. Columba’s Choir Straw, in aid of     the Niall Mellon Township Trust, Friday 3 October 8pm in the     Parish Centre.


O’DONOVAN     ROSSA G.A.C: Lotto 10, 12, 20, 24; £25 to Elaine O’Neill,     Anna McKeever, Anton Campbell; Jackpot £3000; Family Fun Day Sunday 31 August 12 noon – 5.30pm; everyone     welcome, see www.rossagaels.org news     section for more details.


ST. MALACHY’S G.A.C: Lotto 11, 13, 14, 20;     £25 to Chris McNicholl, Jarleth     McLaughlin; Jackpot £2700.




  •               Annual Pilgrimage to Knock     Saturday 13 September, bus leaves at 7.30am, cost £15
  •               School Uniforms     available


If     interested please contact 028 7930 0819 / 075     0854 9585.


LADIES ‘GET INTO GOLF’ free     taster sessions Wednesday 27 August 1pm – 3pm at Moyola Park Golf Club and     7pm – 9pm at Tobermore Driving Range; equipment provided, no booking     required; for more information contact 078 9966 6350.


CAR BOOT SALE & BIG BREAKFAST     in aid of Charis Cancer Care Saturday 30 August 9am – 12pm in The Elk.