PRIEST ON DUTY THIS WEEK: Mgr. O’Byrne www.magherafeltparish.org
OUR LADY OF THE ASSUMPTION, MAGHERAFELT
Saturday: Vigil 6.15pm; Sunday: 8.00am, 10.30am & 12noon
Weekdays: 11.00am Saturday
Confessions: Saturday 12.30pm & 5.45pm
Baptisms: Sunday 1.00pm; contact Parish Office 2 weeks in advance.
Altar Society: Group 3 M. O’Neill, I. Beattie, P. Deehan
ST PATRICK, CASTLEDAWSON
Sunday 9.30am, Weekdays (Mon. – Thurs.) 7.30pm
Altar Society Nov: Group 2 G. Boorman, V. Collins, P. Gallagher
ST JOHN, MILLTOWN: Tuesday 11am
SUN. 3 NOV. READERS EUCHARISTIC MINISTERS
Vigil 6.15pm: C. Donoghue G. McGuckin, A. Goddard,
Sun. 8.00am: F. Gallagher G. Rafferty, K. Lennon
Sun. 10.30am: R. Clayton J. Higgins, M. McQuillan,
Sun. 12 noon: F. Convery W. Cassidy, K. Kelly, N. Kelly
C’dawson 9.30am C. Bell B. Gregg, E. Gallagher
REMEMBER OUR DEAD Pray for Paula McCloskey and Esther McCann who died recently & for the following whose anniversaries occur this week:
Sat. 26 Oct: Patrick Armstrong, Josephine Browne, Pearse O’Kane, Francis Loane, Jack Murray, Joe Taylor
Sun. 27 Oct: Teresa Trolan, Robert James Doyle, Nancy Agnew, Julio Santos Salazar (1st Av.)
Mon. 28 Oct: Patrick McFlynn, John McCorry
Tues. 29 Oct: Elizabeth Hanson, Dympna Kielt, Mary McGuckin, Kieran Hegarty
Wed. 30 Oct: John McGlade, Claire Higgins, John McCormack, John McGlade, Pat Conway, Matty Sweeney, Brigid Devlin
Thur. 31 Oct: Phil Regan, Patrick Doherty, Annie Gallagher, Theresa Hagan, Edmund Shaw, John Doherty (MM Lavey 7.30pm)
Fri. 1 Nov: Frank Mitchell, Shauna Loughrey, Michael Devlin, Malachy Devlin, Lillie O’Connor
Sat. 2 Nov: Teresa Chaney
CHURCH COLLECTION Sunday 20 October
Envelopes – £2377, Loose Plate – £907, S. Orders £715
WELCOME TO THE PARISH FAMILY: Today we greet Olivia Komarova, Dominic McElhone, Ross Bernard Kelly, Fiadh Rose O’Callaghan and Thea Louise Kelly who were baptised recently.
CONGRATULATIONS to Roisin Kielt and Barry Quinn who were married recently.
FEAST OF ALL SAINTS: Vigil Thursday 31 October 7.30pm in St. Patrick’s, Castledawson; Friday 1 November Masses in Our Lady of the Assumption, Magherafelt 8am, 11am & 7.30pm, Mass in St. Patrick’s, Castledawson 7.30pm.
FEAST OF ALL SOULS: Saturday 2 November Mass in Our Lady of the Assumption, Magherafelt 11am.
FIRST FRIDAY OF NOVEMBER: The sick & housebound will be visited this week. Novena to St. Pio 11am, Magherafelt.
CLOSURE OF THE CHURCH OF OUR LADY OF THE ASSUMPTION
Please note for this week 11am Mass will be held in the Main Hall of the Parish Centre on Monday, Wednesday and Thursday and in St. John’s Milltown on Tuesday.
Mass on Monday – Thursday evenings at 7.30pm will be in St. Patrick’s Church Castledawson.
PARISH LIST OF THE DEAD – November is the month of the Holy Souls when we pray for our deceased loved ones & all the faithful departed. The Parish List of the Dead from last year has been retained & those from the Parish who have died have been added to it. Only additional names not already on the list need to be handed in. 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 Sr Caitriona. Each priest will offer Mass every First Friday for the names on the list.
COFFEE SHOP: open Tues. – Fri. 9.30am – 3pm
SUNDAY TEA CLUB: after 10.30am Mass
SLIMMING WORLD: Monday 10am, 5.30pm, 7.30pm
ST JOHN’S BOWLING CLUB: Monday 7.30 pm
PARENTS & TODDLERS GROUP: no group this week (BREASTFEEDING SUPPORT GROUP meet as usual)
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
SMITH SCHOOL OF IRISH DANCING: Friday 6pm
O’DONOVAN ROSSA G.A.C: Lotto 5, 9, 14, 19; £25 to Vera Kerr, Pat McQuade, Eugene Kerr; Jackpot £3000; Rossa Óg starts Sunday 3 November 11.45am in Meadowbank, new members welcome.
ST. MALACHY G.A.C: Lotto 2, 5, 8, 19; £25 to Pádraig McAlynn, Ryan Hughes; Jackpot £1200; Kids Halloween Disco Tuesday 29 0ctober; Night at the Races Friday 8 November 8pm in Moyola Golf Club.
HOLY FAMILY ASSOCIATES: meeting in Convent House, 2 Wesleyan Mews, Monday 28 October 7.30pm.
ST. VINCENT DE PAUL – 028 7930 0819 / 075 0854 9585.
ACCORD MARRIAGE PREPARATION COURSES
21 & 22 February, 21 & 22 March, 25 & 26 April, 23 & 24 May in Pastoral Centre Maghera – to book contact 028 7964 2983 / firstname.lastname@example.org.