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 1 B. McCusker, R. Walls, M. McSwiggan
ST PATRICK, CASTLEDAWSON
Sunday 9.30am, Tuesday & Thursday 7.30pm
Altar Society May Group 3 D. Keenan, C. Diamond, G. Young
ST JOHN, MILLTOWN First Friday (Apr. – Oct.) 7.30pm
4 MAY READERS EUCHARISTIC MINISTERS
Vigil 6.15pm: F. Young C. McNamee, P. Quinn, P. McKee
Sun. 8.00am: Sr. Margaret A. McQuillan, R. McLaughlin
Sun. 10.30am: C. Purvis B. McKee, R. Tohill, M. Treanor
Sun. 12 noon: F. Convery K. Donnelly, L. O’Neill, A. McAllister
C’dawson 9.30am B. Foster F. J. O’Kane, L. Brown
REMEMBER OUR DEAD Pray for Patricia Donnelly, Jack McKeever and James Malone who died recently & for the following whose anniversaries or month’s minds occur this week:
Sat. 26 Apr: Cissie Maguire, Rose O’Donnell, James O’Hagan
Sun. 27 Apr: Michael James O’Neill, Mary Ann O’Neill, John McGeown, Francie Murray, Fred White
Mon. 28 Apr: Helen Gibson
Tues. 29 Apr: Elizabeth Ann Mitchell
Wed. 30 Apr: Susan Dowds, Elizabeth Logue
Thur. 1 May: Bernard McKenna
Fri. 2 May: Agnes Gribbin, Hugh Martin, Kathleen McLernon, Maureen McErlean,
James McCorry (1st Av. Ballinderry 7.30pm), Kathleen Boyle (MM Milltown 7.30pm)
Sat. 3 May: Mary Doyle (1st Av. Newbridge 7pm)
FIRST FRIDAY OF MAY Mass 7.30pm in St. John’s Church Milltown, the sick & housebound will be visited this week. Novena to St. Pio 11am, Magherafelt.
‘DO THIS IN MEMORY’ Sunday 4 May 9.30am in St. Patrick’s, Castledawson and 10.30am in Our Lady of the Assumption, Magherafelt.
CONFIRMATION will take place in Our Lady of the Assumption, Magherafelt on Tuesday 6 May at 5pm.
FIRST HOLY COMMUNION
Children from Holy Family Primary School, Spires Integrated Primary School and Gaelscoil an tSeanchaí will receive their First Holy Communion in Our Lady of the Assumption, Magherafelt on Saturday 10 May. Children from New Row Primary School will receive their First Holy Communion in St. Patrick’s, Castledawson on Saturday 17 May.
GRAVEYARD SUNDAY will take place on Sunday 29 June.
EUCHARISTIC MINISTERS Roisin Tohill has kindly agreed to take responsibility for training new extraordinary ministers of Holy Communion going forward. She can be contacted via the Parish Office or at firstname.lastname@example.org
PARISH WEBSITE pages for our Ministers of the Word and Extraordinary Ministers of Holy Communion, click on ‘Parish Ministry’ under ‘quick links’.
ARMAGH DIOCESAN YOUTH COMMISSION for detailed information about the Summer Youth Pilgrimages (Taizé, Lourdes & Santiago) please email email@example.com, places are limited.
CAMINO DE SANTIAGO DE COMPOSTELA with Spiritual Director Fr. Peter McAnenly, 16 – 22 September, for further details and booking forms contact Armagh Parish Office 028 3752 2813.
COFFEE SHOP Tuesday – Friday
SUNDAY TEA CLUB after 10.30am Mass
ST JOHN’S BOWLING CLUB resumes September
PARENTS & TODDLERS Tuesday 9.15am – 11.15am
PILATES resumes Tuesday 29 April 7pm, new 4 week course, contact Therese 028 7963 2142
ZUMBA Tuesday 8.30pm – 9.30pm, £4.50 per class, pay weekly, get fit the fun way, lose weight, tone up.
KNITTING GROUP resumes September
PILATES Wednesday 7pm & 8.15pm
CEILI GROUP resumes September
TAE KWON DO Friday 3.30pm – 5.30pm
SMITH SCHOOL OF IRISH DANCING resumes Friday 9 May 6pm
YOUTH CLUB: resumes Friday 9 May 7pm
O’DONOVAN ROSSA G.A.C: Lotto 1, 2, 9, 14; £25 to Gemma Heavron, Martin McNulty, Paddy Lagan; Jackpot £3000; all members are invited to attend an important meeting on Monday 29 April 8pm, agenda to include a review of past & current development projects and full financial update.
ST. MALACHY’S G.A.C: Lotto 7, 13, 15, 19; £25 to Collie Diamond, John F. McKenna; Jackpot £1000.
OUR LADY OF LOURDES PILGRIMAGE SOCIETY 44th Annual Pilgrimage to Lourdes 11 – 16 July, from Belfast, staying at Hotel Agena; contact Kathleen McCann 028 7963 2205 / 077 1970 1925.
NEWBRIDGE CCE final music session of the season Thursday 1 May in The Elk from 7.30pm.
SPERRIN CHOIR presents ‘Voices of Ulster’ in The Bridewell Friday 2 May 8pm, tickets £8 & £6 conc.
CAMPA CHORMAIC 2014 places still available contact 077 4693 0591 / 079 5561 9378 by Friday 9 May or see www.campachormaic.com.
ST. VINCENT DE PAUL 028 7930 0819 / 075 0854 9585