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
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 A. McVey, M. Purvis
ST PATRICK, CASTLEDAWSON
Sunday 9.30am, Tuesday & Thursday 7.30pm
Mass on First Friday (October – March) 7.30pm
Altar Society Oct. Group 5 Betty Foster, O. Heaney, C. Foster
ST JOHN, MILLTOWN First Friday (Apr. – Sept.) 7.30pm
1 Nov READERS EUCHARISTIC MINISTERS
Vigil 6.15pm P. Quinn C. McNamee, A. Goddard,
Sun. 8.00am C. O’Kane C. Bradley, Sr. Caitriona
Sun. 10.30am C. McGarry R. Tohill, J. Clayton, R. Clayton
Sun. 12 noon E. McKee A. McGuckin, M. McGee,
C’dawson 9.30am C. Bell F. J. O’Kane, L. Brown
REMEMBER OUR DEAD Pray for Sadie O’Hagan, Philomena Speirs, Johnny Hampsey, Sam Ewing, Madeline Campbell, Don McMullan (Cushendall), Frances McHenry (Torr) and Josie Taylor (Drumullan) who died recently & for the following whose anniversaries occur this week –
Sat. 24 Oct Philomena Mallon, Kieran Hegarty, Catherine McGill, Patrick Larkin, Thomas Gallagher, Dan Boyle
Sun. 25 Oct Charles Murray
Mon. 26 Oct Patrick Armstrong, Francis Loane, Josephine Browne, Joe Taylor, Jack Murray, Pearse O’Kane
Tues. 27 Oct Robert James Doyle, Teresa Trolan
Wed. 28 Oct
Thurs. 29 Oct Dympna Kielt, Elizabeth Hanson, Paddy Devlin, Mary McGuckin
Fri. 30 Oct John McGlade, Patrick McFlynn, Mattie Sweeney, Pat Conway, Claire Higgins, John McCormack
Sat. 31 Oct Annie Gallagher, Patrick Doherty, Edmond Shaw
MISSION SUNDAY COLLECTION Sunday 18 October
Magherafelt Envelopes – £2013, Loose Plate – £1104; Castledawson Envelopes – £381, Loose Plate – £126;
Total S. Orders £715
WELCOME TO THE PARISH FAMILY Today we greet Kygo Murray who was baptised recently.
GIFT programme (for Year 8) – Information packs will be available from GIFT leaders after Masses this weekend. GIFT is a fun, interactive 6 week programme (starting in January) to provide young people with a positive experience of faith development.
PARISH LIST OF THE DEAD – If you wish to include relatives & friends from outside of the parish who have died within the last year, please leave details in the sacristy or Parish Office for Sister Caitriona. Each priest will offer Mass every First Friday for the names on the list.
NEW ROW PRIMARY SCHOOL – The school is off Monday 26 – Friday 30 October. Children will help celebrate First Friday Mass in St Patrick’s Church Castledawson on Friday 5 November at 10am; parents, grandparents, family and all friends of New Row are very welcome.
ACCORD MARRIAGE PREPARATION COURSES Pastoral Centre Maghera – 29 & 30 January, 26 & 27 February, 11 & 12 March, 22 & 23 April, 20 & 21 May contact 028 7964 2983, or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Quinn’s Corner Dungannon – 12, 19 & 26 January; to book contact 028 3833 4781
For more dates & venues visit www.courses.accord.ie.
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SUNDAY BINGO Jackpot £1800 doors open 7pm; everyone welcome; please come along & support your Parish.
EXPRESSIONS BISTRO open Tues – Fri 9am – 3pm
SUNDAY COFFEE TIME after 10.30am Mass
ST. JOHN’S BOWLING CLUB – Monday 7.30pm
FITCAMP – Monday 8pm – 8.30pm
WHIST DRIVE Tuesday 2pm, please come along, everyone welcome
PILATES (with a little cardio) – Tuesday 7pm
ZUMBA – Tuesday 8.30pm – 9.30pm
CEILI DANCING – Wednesday 8.15pm
ST. JOHN’S BOWLING CLUB – Thursday 7.30pm
TAE KWON DO – Friday 4pm – 6pm
CEILI Friday from 9pm
MONSTER TABLE QUIZ Friday 8pm in the Bistro, proceeds to Charis
ST. PATRICK’S SNOOKER CLUB Sunday – Friday from 7pm
‘THE VICAR OF DERRAMORE’ DVD available now, £10, please contact Pat via Facebook, email email@example.com, phone 028 7963 1726 or call in to the Parish Centre.
HOLY FAMILY ASSOCIATES Meeting in Convent House Monday 26 October 7.30pm, all welcome
O’DONOVAN ROSSA G.A.C. – Lotto 2, 7, 11, 12; £25 to Owen McKenna, Pauline Scullion, Margaret McGuckin; Jackpot £1300 won by Paddy O’Kane
ST. MALACHY’S G.A.C. – Lotto 3, 5, 8, 23; £25 to Joe Heaney, Stephen Moore; Jackpot £700; contact any committee member or visit the club website to enter; Annual Ceili in Magherafelt Parish Centre Friday 30 October 9pm – 12.30am, all welcome
FASHION SHOW in Friends of Charis Shop, Tuesday 3 November 7.30pm