Bulletin of 28 June 2020

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

The following services are available on webcam –

Masses Saturday 6.15pm, Sunday 10.30am & 12noon

& all Weekday Masses 11am, Novena 7.30pm & Holy Hour 7pm


The Churches will open for solitary private prayer –

Magherafelt weekdays from 10am and close after evening Mass or Holy Hour; Sunday from 1pm – 6pm

Castledawson from 10am – 5pm everyday


REMEMBER OUR DEAD Pray for Rose Murphy, John McAllister, Anne Hawe and Jim McLaughlin who died recently & for the following whose anniversaries or month’s minds occur this week –

Sat. 27 June         Rosemary Walls, David Quinn, Matthew Mitchell, Jimmy Campbell

Sun. 28 June       Margaret Kielt, Thomas McKee, William Young,

                                Teresa & Gerry Lynch, Josephine (Josie) Cushley, Molly Breen, Brigid Kennedy (née Gallagher), Paddy Carmichael,

                                Angela Scullion (1st Av. 12noon)

Mon. 29 June       Paddy McCann, Ellen Clayton, Michael Del Tronco

Tues. 30 June      Bella Bates, Mary Rogers

Wed. 1 Jul.           Mick McDowell, Dan Donnelly

Thurs. 2 Jul.         Dr. Laurence Higgins

Fri. 3 Jul.               Martin O’Neill, Dymphna McElhone, Tommy O’Neill,

                                Francis Toner (MM 7.30pm)

Sat. 4 Jul.              Philomena Heaney, John McKay

If you have anniversary notices, any queries etc please telephone Parish Office 028 7963 3635 or telephone / text 077 0756 5685 or email office@magherafeltparish.org.


We are happy to say that weekday Public Mass will resume on Monday 29 June at 11am and Novena Mass at 7.30pm.  There will be a limit of 100 people. You are asked to please follow the instructions given and to enter via the main door and exit via the side wing door; hand sanitisers will be provided.  There is a limit to two people per pew, in the pews not cordoned off.

We will continue this week with Holy Hour on Tuesday, Wednesday & Thursday at 7pm and Francis Toner’s Month’s Mind Mass on Friday at 7.30pm, all with the above restrictions.



Weekend Masses will continue to be via webcam. 

At the end of each Mass the priest will come out to the bottom of the Church steps to distribute Communion to those who wish to receive.  Please enter via the Sacristy gate and leave by the lower gate (Mulholland Solicitors), keeping social distancing at all times.



Baptisms will resume next weekend, also with restrictions, please contact the Parish Office to arrange a time.

Anyone who wishes to plan a wedding is also advised to make contact to discuss.

PARISH CENTRE              

The Parish Centre and Bistro are closed.  Please check Parish Centre Facebook for up to date information.


O’DONOVAN ROSSA G.A.C. Please see the club Facebook for more information.


ST. MALACHY’S G.A.C. Lotto 14, 15, 16, 22; £25 to Rose Mackle, Anna B. Cushley; Jackpot £600; Thanks to all who support this fundraiser, to take part contact Brendan Keenan 078 1087 1370.


ST VINCENT DE PAUL Helpline 028 7930 0819