PRIEST ON DUTY THIS WEEK – Fr. McAnerney 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 6 B. Morgan, A. Doyle, C. Devlin
ST PATRICK, CASTLEDAWSON
Sunday 9.30am, Tuesday & Thursday 7.30pm
Altar Society July Group 1 M. Wilson, M. Robinson
ST JOHN, MILLTOWN First Friday (Apr. – Oct.) 7.30pm
5 July READERS EUCHARISTIC MINISTERS
Vigil 6.15pm U. O’Kane M. Bradley, C. Smyth, B. McKee
Sun. 8.00am P. Kerr A. McQuillan, R. McLaughlin
Sun. 10.30am R. Clayton C. Shields, J. Lynch, D. Bradley
Sun. 12 noon N. O’Connor K. Donnelly, L. O’Neill, A. McAllister
C’dawson 9.30am P. Hanson C. McKenna, S. McGuckin
REMEMBER OUR DEAD Pray for Mary McKee and Patrick Morgan who died recently & for the following whose anniversaries occur this week –
Sat. 27 June David Quinn, James Campbell, Patricia Walls, Matthew Mitchell, Brigid Gallagher-Kennedy
Sun. 28 June Thomas McKee, Gerry & Teresa Lynch, Paddy Carmichael, Peggy Kielt
Mon. 29 June Patrick McElhone, Paddy McCann, Ellen Clayton, Michael del Tronco
Tues. 30 June Bella Bates, Christina Doyle (MM Newbridge 7pm)
Wed. 1 July Mick McDowell
Thurs. 2 July John Kearns
Fri. 3 July Martin O’Neill, Tommy O’Neill
Sat. 4 July Dr. Laurence Higgins & Pauline Higgins, Philomena Heaney, John McKay
WELCOME TO THE PARISH FAMILY Today we greet Ilya Svetov, Dáire Pádraig Totten and Ellen Colette Bradley who were baptised recently.
CHURCH COLLECTION Sunday 21 June
Magherafelt Envelopes – £1890, Loose Plate – £809; Castledawson Envelopes – £314, Loose Plate – £80;
Total S. Orders £715
GRAVEYARD SUNDAY & BLESSING OF THE GRAVES will take place today at 3pm; parking available in Rossa Park; no parking at the Church gate, drop-off only for disabled and elderly.
FIRST FRIDAY OF JULY Mass 7.30pm in St. John’s Church Milltown, the sick & housebound will be visited this week. Novena to St. Pio 11am, Magherafelt. Fr. Gates will do his visits on Thursday 9 July.
EXTRAORDINARY MINISTERS OF HOLY COMMUNION & READERS
Thank you so much to all those who have kindly carried out these important ministries; the new rota is being drawn up for the end of July. Please inform the Parish Office if you wish to be trained up as a new minister and added to the new rota. If you are no longer able to carry out your duties please contact the office or Sr. Caitriona to have your name removed from the list.
OUR LADY OF LOURDES PILGRIMAGE SOCIETY limited availability on our Pilgrimage to Lourdes, 11 – 16 July, from Belfast, staying at Hotel Agena; contact Kathleen McCann 028 7963 2205 / 077 1970 1925.
‘THE VICAR OF DERRAMORE’
The next Parish Production ‘The Vicar of Derramore’ (based on ‘The Vicar of Dibley’) will take place from Thursday 1 October – Sunday 4 October in the Parish Centre. Auditions for anyone interested in being part of the production will take place on Sunday 5 July, 2.30pm – 4pm, in the Parish Centre. Brian Morgan, producer, will lead the auditions.
ACCORD MARRIAGE PREPARATION COURSES Pastoral Centre Maghera – 18 & 19 September; 23 & 24 October; 20 & 21 November; to book contact 028 7964 2983, email firstname.lastname@example.org or for more dates & venues visit www.courses.accord.ie.
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SUNDAY BINGO 7.30PM, DOORS OPEN 7PM; EVERYONE WELCOME; PLEASE COME ALONG AND SUPPORT YOUR PARISH; JACKPOT £1000
EXPRESSIONS BISTRO open Tues.–Fri. 9am – 3pm
SUNDAY COFFEE TIME after 10.30am Mass
PILOXING Monday 7.30pm
PILATES Tuesday 7pm
ZUMBA Tuesday 8.30pm
PILATES Wednesday 7pm; 8.15pm
PILOXING Thursday 8pm
TAE KWON DO Friday 4pm – 6pm
An exhibition of portrait work, titled ‘My Hero’, by Year 8 pupils from St. Mary’s Grammar School Art & Design Department, will be on display in the Parish Centre Foyer from 9am – 4pm until the end of June.
A message from NEW ROW PRIMARY SCHOOL
‘As we say goodbye to our P7s in New Row, we wish them good luck in their new schools. We would like to thank the priests of the Parish for all their spiritual support this year.’
We extend our thanks and best wishes to Mrs. McAuley, Acting Principal of New Row P. S. on the occasion of her retirement.
O’DONOVAN ROSSA G.A.C. – Lotto 2, 19, 23, 24; £25 to Eilish Goddard, Mary Bigmore, John McAllister; Jackpot £7050
ST. MALACHY’S G.A.C. – Lotto 4, 7, 8, 24; £25 to Ronan Shivers, Colin Reid; Jackpot £3300; Football/Hurling Camogie Summer Camp for Boys P2 – U14 & Girls U6 – U14 Wednesday 1 July – Friday 3 July 10am – 1pm; registration Wednesday 9.30am
ST. VINCENT DE PAUL Annual Trip to Newcastle, Saturday 25 July (bus leaving 9am, returning 6.30pm), if you are interested please contact 028 7930 0819.
CAM MASS ROCK Mass will be celebrated at Cam Mass Rock on Sunday 5 July at 3pm; for any enquiries contact 028 7965 0450; everyone welcome.