Bulletin of 27 Dec 15

PRIEST ON DUTY THIS WEEK – Fr. Gates                                                                 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 2 M. McMahon, M. Gates




Sunday 9.30am, Tuesday     & Thursday 7.30pm


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


3     Jan.                     READERS        EUCHARISTIC MINISTERS


Vigil 6.15pm         P. Quinn            T. Rogers, S. Speirs, E. Bradley


Sun. 8.00am         C. O’Kane         Sr. Margaret, M. Ludlow, N. Kerr


Sun. 10.30am      T. White             E. Bradley, J.McLaughlin,


                                                            M.     Treanor


Sun. 12 noon        J. Clayton          W. Cassidy, M. Treharne,


                                                            E.     Bradley


C’dawson 9.30am C. Bell               N. Bell, E. McElwee


REMEMBER OUR DEAD     Pray for Mary Higgins, Breige McGurk (Desertmartin), Margaret Hampsey, Ita     Benson, Mary O’Hagan & Minnie O’Hagan who died recently & for the     following whose anniversaries occur this week –


Sat.     26 Dec.         Peggy Henry, Teresa Bernadette     Bradley, Bertie O’Kane, Bernie McLaughlin, Irene Gallagher


Sun. 27 Dec.        George Gallagher, Willie Taylor,     Mary Hinfey, Millie McFlynn,


                                Mary Scullion (1st Av 12 noon     Magherafelt)


Mon. 28 Dec.      


Tues. 29 Dec.      Peter Doyle, Seamus Regan


Wed. 30 Dec.      


Thur. 31 Dec.       Billy Kealey


Fri. 1 Jan.             Johnny Mooney, Harry McKendry,     Mary Anne O’Neill


Sat.     2 Jan.            Mary Logan, George McKelvey,     Kathleen McLaughlin, Bernard John McCormack






CHURCH COLLECTION Sunday 20 December – Magherafelt Envelopes – £2008,     Loose Plate – £725; Castledawson Envelopes – £376, Loose Plate – £139;     Total S. Orders £715




WELCOME TO THE PARISH FAMILY     Today we greet Sophie May Wylie, Cormac Joseph McAlynn and Mela-Rose Bell who     were baptised recently.






The Priests and Pastoral Council of the Parish of Magherafelt     & Castledawson wish you and your family a happy & peaceful 2016.




Thank you so much to     all those who have kindly carried out these important ministries; the new     rota will commence Sunday 7 February.      Please inform the Parish Office if you would like to be trained up     as a new minister or reader and added to the new rota.  If you are no longer able to carry out     your duties please contact the office to have your name removed from the     list, office@magherafeltparish.org


The Parish     Office will be open on Wednesday 30 December.







PARISH CENTRE               Find us on Facebook


SUNDAY     BINGO Jackpot £, with spot prizes     throughout the night; doors open 7pm; everyone welcome; please come     along & support your Parish.      There will be bingo as usual on Sunday 3 January.




CABARET NIGHT –     A great night of music, dancing & comedy with Mick Flavin, Big O and     Barry Doyle in the Parish Centre on Monday 28 December, limited tickets £10     available at Sunday Bingo or contact Pat 078 7252 5938


EXPRESSIONS BISTRO will reopen on Tuesday 5     January at 9am.


SUNDAY COFFEE TIME after     10.30am Mass


PILATES new     6 week beginner’s course starts Wednesday 6 January 8.15pm, £40 (includes     weekly handouts & DVD), for more information & to book contact     Tanya 077 1316 1766.





OLD PARISH PHOTOGRAPHS – if     you have any which you are happy to share please put them in an envelope     with your contact details & leave them in the Parish Centre.




O’DONOVAN ROSSA G.A.C. – Lotto 2, 7, 16, 22;     £25 to Joseph Cunningham, Chris Chambers, Robert Stewart; Jackpot £1400




ST. MALACHY’S G.A.C. – Lotto;     £25 to; Jackpot £




FRIENDS OF NEW ROW present St. Mungo’s, with special guests The Gribbin Girls,     Magherafelt Parish Centre Saturday 9 January, tickets £15, contact 028 7946     8426 or Sinead 077 4962 4369.


HOLY     FAMILY PRIMARY SCHOOL & NURSERY UNIT Application     forms for enrolment in our Nursery Unit & in P1 should be completed     & returned to the school by 12 noon Wednesday 13 January.




NEW ROW PRIMARY SCHOOL Enrolment     for September 2016 – Application forms should be completed &     returned to the school by Wednesday 13 January, (contact the school 028 7946 8426 for more information).