Bulletin of 28 July 2019

PRIEST ON DUTY THIS WEEK – Fr. Gates                                                                           www.magherafeltparish.org


Saturday Vigil 6.15pm; Sunday 10.30am, 12noon

Confessions Saturday 12.30pm & 5.45pm

Baptisms Sunday 1pm; contact Parish Office 2 weeks in advance

Eucharistic Adoration Monday after 11am Mass, Benediction 7.15pm

Altar Society – Group 1 B. McCusker, R. Walls, M. McSwiggan


Altar Society Aug. Group 1 M. Wilson, M. Robinson

28 July                  READERS        EUCHARISTIC MINISTERS

Vigil 6.15pm         C. Donoghue    C. Lawlor, A. Goddard, M. Gates

Sun. 10.30am      P. O’Kane         E. Bradley, J. McLaughlin, W. Walls

Sun. 12 noon        L. McNally         K. Donnelly, M. Murphy,

                                                            A. McAllister

C’dawson 9am     A. Brown           B. O’Kane, P. McKeever

REMEMBER OUR DEAD Pray for Sarah (Sadie) O’Brien, Jim Sharpe (Windsor) and Noreen Gribbin (Coventry) who died recently & for the following whose anniversaries or month’s minds occur this week –

Sat. 27 July          Christopher Monaghan, Sr. Concepta O’Neill,

                                Teresa Conway (MM 6.15pm Magherafelt)

Sun. 28 July         Charlie McKeever, Tony O’Neill, Jane Tohill, Robert Dinsmore,

                                Angela Scullion (MM 12 noon Magherafelt)

Mon. 29 July        Jimmy Tohill, Charlie Shaw, Dermot Hutchinson, George Gibson

Tues. 30 July       Malachy O’Kane, Brigid Heavron

Wed. 31 July        Bernard O’Neill, Thomas O’Neill, May White, Patsy Purvis

Thurs. 1 Aug.       Marie O’Neill

Fri. 2 Aug.             Michael Collins

Sat. 3 Aug.            James Berryman


Magherafelt Envelopes – £1916, Loose Plate – £585; Castledawson Envelopes – £333, Loose Plate – £136

Total Standing Orders – £768


FIRST FRIDAY OF AUGUST – Mass at 11am in Magherafelt; the sick & housebound will be visited this week; Novena to St. Pio 11am, Magherafelt



Copies of the new rota are available in the Sacristy for anyone who did not receive a copy via e-mail.

NATIONAL NOVENA at KNOCK SHRINE – Wednesday 14 August – Thursday 22 August, 3pm & 8pm daily, seminars 12noon, Anointing of the Sick 2.30pm, with special events on Wednesday 21 August celebrating 140 years, see www.knockshrine.ie for more information


ACCORD MARRIAGE PREPARATION COURSES – for details & online booking see www.courses.accord.ie

ST VINCENT DE PAUL Helpline 028 7930 0819

‘The Irish Catholic’ is now available in the paper rack in the Church from Thursday each week.  ‘The Universe’ & ‘Catholic Times’ are available from Saturday as usual.

PARISH CENTRE              


**Jackpot £4000** or £200 if not won on the night, 49 calls, books £7, flyer £1, doors open 7pm; everyone welcome, come along & support your Parish

EXPRESSIONS BISTRO – open Tuesday – Friday 9am – 3pm

WEDNESDAY – PILATES 6.30pm, 7.30pm & 8.30pm;

JIVE CLASS 8pm – 9pm, contact 078 7121 0585 / 077 3184 3235 to book

THURSDAY –SLIMMING WORLD 10am, 5.30pm, 7.30pm; TAE KWON DO 4pm

FAMILY ROLLER DISCO – Monday 5 August 7pm – 8.30pm, equipment provided


ST. VINCENT DE PAUL ANNUAL TRIP TO NEWCASTLE – Saturday 3 August, bus leaving 9.30am sharp from Church gate, please contact 028 7930 0819 leaving your name & details


O’DONOVAN ROSSA G.A.C. – Lotto 11, 16, 17, 22; £25 to Peter Gallagher, Brian O’Kane, Ryan Lennox; Jackpot £5000


ST. MALACHY’S G.A.C. – Lotto 1, 7, 11, 21; £25 to John B. McKenna, James McMullan; Jackpot £800