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
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
ST PATRICK, CASTLEDAWSON
Sunday 9.30am, Tuesday & Thursday 7.30pm
Altar Society Oct. Group 3 D. Keenan, C. Diamond, G. Young
ST JOHN, MILLTOWN First Friday (Apr. – Oct.) 7.30pm
5 OCT. READERS EUCHARISTIC MINISTERS
Vigil 6.15pm: P. Deehan T. Rogers, S. Speirs, E. Bradley
Sun. 8.00am: P. Kerr C. Bradley, Sr. Caitriona
Sun. 10.30am: J. O’Brien R. Tohill, J. Lynch, D. Bradley
Sun. 12 noon: E. McKee B. Kelly, B. McGuckin, N. Duffin
C’dawson 9.30am P. Hanson B. O’Kane, P. McKeever
REMEMBER OUR DEAD Pray for John McElhone, Shaun Doherty, John McKeever, Kevin McCann and Francis Walls who died recently & for the following whose anniversaries occur this week:
Sat. 27 Sept. John Hughes, Mary Niblock, Mena Molloy
Sun. 28 Sept. Vincent Doyle
Mon. 29 Sept. Desmond Russell, Marie Kearns, Joe O’Neill
Tues. 30 Sept. Margaret Regan, Rose McGoldrick, Tommy McKenna, Paddy Tohill, Noel McGuckin, Elizabeth McKay, John Doherty (1st Av)
Wed. 1 Oct. Mary Porter
Thurs. 2 Oct.
Fri. 3 Oct. Peggie McKee
Sat. 4 Oct. Andrew Quinn, Mary Wasson
CHURCH COLLECTION Sunday 21 September
Magherafelt Envelopes – £1719, Loose Plate – £889
Castledawson Envelopes – £359, Loose Plate – £105
Total S. Orders £715
WELCOME TO THE PARISH FAMILY Today we greet Ronan Bradley and Mathias Spanik who were baptised recently.
FIRST FRIDAY OF OCTOBER Mass 7.30pm in St. John’s Church Milltown, the sick & housebound will be visited this week. Novena to St. Pio 11am, Magherafelt.
FAMILY PRAYER BOOKS available in the Sacristy, the Parish Centre and the Parish Office, cost £10.
PARISH WEBSITE pages for our Ministers of the Word and Extraordinary Ministers of Holy Communion, click on ‘Parish Ministry’ under ‘quick links’
FOOP YOUTH GROUP Meeting today in the Parish Centre after 12 noon Mass, for young people age 15-19, if you want to get involved in the Parish & deepen your faith; Pope John Paul II & Muirdedach Cross award pupils are welcome; contact Roisin 077 4287 1493 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
SOCIETY OF ST. VINCENT DE PAUL – Overnight Vigil to Knock Monday 8 December, if interested please contact 028 7930 0819 / 075 0854 9585.
Coffee Shop Tuesday – Friday 9.30am – 3pm
COFFEE SHOP VOLUNTEERS REQUIRED
Do you have a spare 4 hours per week to support the Parish Centre Coffee Shop? Full training provided; contact Mona 078 7252 5938.
SUNDAY TEA CLUB after 10.30am Mass
ST. JOHN’S BOWLING CLUB
PARENTS & TODDLERS Tues. 9.15am – 11.15am
PILATES 5 week course commences Tuesday 7 October 7pm, contact Therese 028 7963 2142
ZUMBA Tuesday 8.30pm
KNITTING GROUP Wednesday 10.30am – 12.30pm
PILATES Wednesday 7pm & 8.15pm
CEILI CLASS Wednesday 8pm
YOGA Thursday 6.30pm
PILOXING Thursday 8.30pm
ST. JOHN’S BOWLING CLUB Thursday 7.30pm
TAE KWON DO Friday 3.30pm – 5.30pm
SMITH SCHOOL OF IRISH DANCING Friday 6pm
CONCERT ‘Nelson Mandela’with St. Columba’s Choir Straw, in aid of the Niall Mellon Township Trust, Fri. 3 Oct. 8pm in the Parish Centre, pay at the door, adults £10, teenagers £5, children under 12 free.
HOLY FAMILY ASSOCIATES – meeting in the Convent House, Monday 29 September 7.30pm.
O’DONOVAN ROSSA G.A.C: Lotto 5, 7, 17, 23; £25 to Adrian McKenna, Michael Bradley, C. Quinn; Jackpot £3000; O’Donovan Rossa 80th Birthday Celebrations Black Tie Event Sat. 15 Nov. Tullyglass House Hotel; we welcome bookings from members, non-members, friends, families & supporters.
ST. MALACHY’S G.A.C: Lotto 3, 4, 6, 16; £25 to Paddy Bradley, Oliver Lupari; Jackpot £600; Big Breakfast today 10am – 12.30pm, all welcome.
NEWBRIDGE CCE first music session of the season Thurs. 2 Oct. in The Elk from 7.30pm, £3, all welcome.
MID-ULSTER FLORAL ARTS SOCIETY Tues. 7 Oct. in Maghera Leisure Centre 7.30pm.