Bulletin of 24 Nov 13

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

Confessions Saturday 12.30pm & 5.45pm

Baptisms Sunday 1.00pm; contact Parish Office 2 weeks in advance.

Altar Society – Group 7 B. Morgan, A. Doyle, C. Devlin


Sunday 9.30am, Tuesday & Thursday 7.30pm

First Friday (Nov. – Mar.) 7.30pm

Altar Society Dec. Group 3 D. Keenan, C. Diamond, G. Young


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

01/12/13                READERS        EUCHARISTIC MINISTERS

Vigil 6.15pm:        U. O’Kane                 M. Bradley, C. Smyth, B. McKee

Sun. 8.00am:        F. Gallagher      G. Rafferty, K. Lennon

Sun. 10.30am:     F. Lynch             B. McErlain, J. Lynch, D. Bradley

Sun. 12 noon:       N. O’Connor     M. Logue, M. McGee, K. Quinn

C’dawson 9.30am S. McKenna    F. J. O’Kane


REMEMBER OUR DEAD Pray for Nuala Kelly, Sara Mulholland and Harry McKeown (Derry) who died recently & for the following whose anniversaries occur this week:

Sat. 23 Nov:         Annie Deehan, Mary Ellen McErlane, Leo Gilmore,

                                Jeannie McErlean (1st Av. 6.15pm Magherafelt)

Sun. 24 Nov:        Dermot Niblock

Mon. 25 Nov:        Mary Lupari, Rose Walls, Michael Masterson (Sr.)

Tues. 26 Nov:     

Wed. 27 Nov:      

Thur. 28 Nov:       Freddie Barry, Eddie Joe O’Kane

Fri. 29 Nov:          Danny McCann

Sat. 30 Nov:         Susan Cherry, Frankie Duffy

CHURCH COLLECTION FOR TROCAIRE Sunday 17 November Envelopes – £4305, Loose Plate – £2045, S. Orders £715


WELCOME TO THE PARISH FAMILY: Today we greet Patrick Joseph Shaw and Cliodhna Marie Mackin who were baptised recently.

CONGRATULATIONS to Niamh Kerr & Kieran Close who were married recently.


Coadjutor Archbishop Eamon Martin will celebrate Mass in the Church of Our Lady of the Assumption today at 12 noon and will bless the recent renovations.

Many thanks to all involved in the work – Bateson Bros, Toner Windows, The Tile Gallery, MK Heaney, BJJ Construction & MCA Electrics.


READERS OF THE WORD: training for new readers begins Tuesday 26 November 8pm in the Parish Centre.  New volunteers are welcome as are current readers.  Training will take place over two evenings – 26 November & 3 December.

EUCHARISTIC MINISTERS: training for new Eucharistic Ministers continues Wednesday 27 November 8pm in the Parish Centre.


Lectio Divina for Advent continues in our Parish Centre Thursday 28 November 8pm.

‘DO THIS IN MEMORY’ meeting for Holy Family P4a parent volunteers Friday 29 November 8pm in the Parish Centre Boardroom.

HOLY HOUR OF THANKSGIVINGWednesday 4 December 8pm in the Church of Our Lady of the Assumption.

SOCIETY OF ST. VINCENT DE PAUL Annual Seniors Dinner in Parish Centre Sunday 15 December; book your ticket by ringing 028 7930 0819, leave your name, address & number & tickets will be delivered.


ST. VINCENT DE PAUL: 028 7930 0819 / 075 0854 9585.  Christmas cards now available in the Church, £3 for pack of 10.


COFFEE SHOP: open Tues. – Fri. 9.30am – 3pm

Please note – NO TEA CLUB TODAY

SLIMMING WORLD: Monday 10am, 5.30pm, 7.30pm

ST JOHN’S BOWLING CLUB: Monday 7.30 pm

PARENTS & TODDLERS: Tues. 9.15am – 11.15am

PILATES Tuesday 7pm

ZUMBA: Tuesday 8.30pm – 9.30pm

KNITTING GROUP: Wednesday 10.30am

CEILI CLASS: Wednesday 8pm

PILATES: Wednesday 7pm & 8.15pm

ST JOHN’S BOWLING CLUB Thursday 7.30pm

TAE KWON DO: Friday 3.45pm – 5.45pm


PARISH CENTRE COFFEE MORNING: Saturday 30 November 10.30am – 1.30pm; all welcome for scones & cream, tray bakes & cake; entrance by voluntary donation.

ST. MARY’S GRAMMAR SCHOOL presents ‘A Celtic Christmas’ with Liam Lawton Thursday 19 December doors 7.30pm, tickets £20 available from the school office 028 7963 2320.

HOLY FAMILY ASSOCIATES: Mass for deceased members in Convent House, 2 Wesleyan Mews, Monday 25 November 7.30pm.

O’DONOVAN ROSSA G.A.C: Lotto 1, 4, 13, 16; £25 to John Toner, Jean Speirs, Anna Harkin; Jackpot £3000; ‘STARS IN THEIR EYES’ in The Elk Friday 29 November 8pm, tickets £10 available from Kerr’s, Sportsworld, MFF and committee members.

ST. MALACHY G.A.C: Lotto 4, 6, 7, 15; £25 to Maureen McKenna, Tommy Donnelly; Jackpot £1600; Youth Presentation Night Friday 29 November; Annual Club Dinner Friday 6 December; AGM Sunday 8 December 2pm.

KNOCK VIGIL: Saturday 7 December bus leaving Church gates at 4pm, contact Marie Bell 028 8673 7660 after 4pm.