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 5 A. McVey, M. Purvis
ST PATRICK, CASTLEDAWSON
Sunday 9.30am, Tuesday & Thursday 7.30pm
Altar Society July Group 4 A. Martin, P. Hanson, M. Quinn
ST JOHN, MILLTOWN First Friday (May – Sept.) 7.30pm
10 JULY READERS EUCHARISTIC MINISTERS
Vigil 6.15pm P. Quinn C. McNamee, A. Goddard,
Sun. 8.00am C. O’Kane C. Bradley, K. McNamee
Sun. 10.30am C. Purvis R. Tohill, J. Clayton, R. Clayton
Sun. 12 noon B. Corrigan A. McGuckin, M. McGee,
C’dawson 9.30am S. Keenan B. Gregg, E. Gallagher
REMEMBER OUR DEAD Pray for Josie Cushley, Anna Mary O’Neill, Thomas Waites, Fr. Martin McAlinden and Adam Zac (Poland) who died recently & for the following whose anniversaries occur this week
Sat. 2 July Dr. Laurence Higgins
Sun. 3 July Martin O’Neill, Jeannie Masterson, Tommy O’Neill
Mon. 4 July Philomena Heaney, Elizabeth McKee, John McKay
Tues. 5 July Philomena McKay
Wed. 6 July
Thur. 7 July Teresa Devlin, Francis O’Neill
Fri. 8 July
Sat. 9 July Tony McKee, Anna O’Neill (MM 11am Magherafelt)
CHURCH COLLECTION Sunday 26 June –
Magherafelt Envelopes – £1965, Loose Plate – £1073; Castledawson Envelopes – £142, Loose Plate – £168
Total Standing Orders – £715
WELCOME TO THE PARISH FAMILY Today we greet Jack George Eastwood who was baptised recently.
Fr. Damien Quigley will celebrate 9.30am Mass in Castledawson and 12noon Mass in Magherafelt on Sunday 10 July. He will be available after both Masses to give his First Blessings.
First Friday Visits – Fr. Gates will visit all those on his sick list in August.
EXTRAORDINARY MINISTERS OF HOLY COMMUNION & READERS Thank you so much to all those who have kindly carried out these important ministries; the new rota will commence Sunday 7 August. If you are no longer able to carry out your duties please contact the office to have your name removed from the list, firstname.lastname@example.org
YOUTH 2000 SUMMER FESTIVAL for young people aged 16-35, from Thursday 7 – Sunday 10 July Cistercian College, Roscrea, Co. Tipperary; an opportunity not to be missed to experience the Catholic faith and meet many new people; donation only, free buses; for more information phone 00353 1675 3690 or see www.youth2000.ie
SOCIETY OF ST. VINCENT DE PAUL – Day trip to Carlingford on Saturday 6 August, bus leaving the Parish Centre at 9am, if you are interested please contact 028 7930 0819 leaving your name & number
PARISH CENTRE Find us on Facebook
SUNDAY BINGO Jackpot £1750 in 45 calls; doors open 7pm; everyone welcome; please come along & support your Parish; books £7, flyer £1
EXPRESSIONS BISTRO open Tues – Fri 9am – 3pm
The Bistro will be closed Tuesday 12 – Friday 15 July.
AMERICAN BLUES WORKSHOPS – Monday 5.30pm – 7.30pm & Tuesday 5.30pm – 7.30pm, fee £10
ZUMBA – Tuesday 8.30pm
AMERICAN BLUES CONCERT – Wednesday 6pm – 8pm, £5
PILATES – Wednesday 7pm & 8.15pm
JIVE CLASS – Wednesday 8pm
TAE KWON DO – Thursday 4pm – 6pm
AMERICAN BLUES WORKSHOP – Randall ‘Big Daddy’ Webster (USA) & Patrick Horgan (Cork) will hold 2 workshops on Monday 4 July & Tuesday 5 July 5.30pm, followed by a concert on Wednesday 6 July 6pm. Contact Parish Centre or see FB for details.
The Parish Archive was launched on Graveyard Sunday last year & we are very happy with its progress. However we do need more of your photos please, particularly family groups. Presently we have Quinns, McSwiggans, O’Loanes, Gribbins, and Regans – more please & also Primary School group photos. Keep them coming they are terrific.
O’DONOVAN ROSSA G.A.C. – Lotto 3, 14, 23, 24; £25 to Jonathon McKay, Emmet Doyle, Thomas Cudden; Jackpot £1200; Thank you to all parishioners who contributed to the Irish Language Collection, ten children received scholarships to attend the Gaeltacht.
ST. MALACHY’S G.A.C. – Lotto 6, 8, 16, 24; £25 to Deirdre Loughran, Adrian Doyle; Jackpot £2600
Sincere thanks to everyone for their support and generous contributions to the recent Apostolic Workers’ Annual Coffee Party in the Parish Centre. The total amount raised for the Missions was £1295.