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 5 M. Campbell, A. McCrystal, C. McKay
ST PATRICK, CASTLEDAWSON
Sunday 9.30am, Tuesday & Thursday 7.30pm
Altar Society May Group 5 Betty Foster, O. Heaney, C. Foster
ST JOHN, MILLTOWN First Friday (Apr. – Oct.) 7.30pm
10 May READERS EUCHARISTIC MINISTERS
Vigil 6.15pm C. Toner M. Bradley, C. Smyth, B. McKee
Sun. 8.00am C. O’Kane A. McQuillan, R. McLaughlin
Sun. 10.30am J. O’Brien C. Shields, J. Lynch, D. Bradley
Sun. 12 noon J. Clayton K. Donnelly, L. O’Neill, A. McAllister
C’dawson 9.30am P. Hanson C. McKenna, S, McGuckin
REMEMBER OUR DEAD Pray for Sean Agnew, John McCorry and Mary Ellen Quinn who died recently & for the following whose anniversaries occur this week –
Sat. 2 May James McCorry, Kathleen McLarnon, Hugh Martin, Agnes Gribbin, Patrick Martin, Maureen McErlean
Sun. 3 May Mary & Seamus Kealey, Henry Heaney
Mon. 4 May William Johnston, Con Crotty, Patrick Brennan
Tues. 5 May Peggy Wright, Mary Alice Doyle, Charlie McFlynn, Elizabeth Kelly
Wed. 6 May Catherine Halferty, Hugh Conway, Vera Masterson
Thurs. 7 May Mary Quinn, John Hanson, Mary Devlin, Patrick (Bunny) O’Hagan
Fri. 8 May Elizabeth McKeever, Mary McFlynn, Celine Masterson
Sat. 9 May Edward Bradley
CHURCH COLLECTION Sunday 26 April
Magherafelt Envelopes – £1840, Loose Plate – £675; Castledawson Envelopes – £210, Loose Plate – £78;
Total S. Orders £715
TROCAIRE LENTEN COLLECTION
Overall Total – £13321.19
WELCOME TO THE PARISH FAMILY Today we greet Olivia Rose Simmons who was baptised recently.
CONGRATULATIONS to Sinead McMurray and Sean Conway who were married recently.
CONGRATULATIONS to the children from Holy Family Primary School, New Row Primary School and Spires Integrated Primary School who received the Sacrament of Confirmation in Our Lady of the Assumption, Magherafelt.
Members of Viatores Christi (an association of Catholic lay missionary development workers), will speak at all Masses next weekend. They wish to raise awareness about the missionary work of the Church and the role of lay missionaries both at home and overseas.
ACCORD MARRIAGE PREPARATION COURSES Quinn’s Corner Dungannon – Tuesday 26 May & Tuesday 2 & 9 June 7pm – 10pm; Tuesday 25 August & Tuesday 1 & 8 September; to book contact 028 3833 4781 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Pastoral Centre Maghera – 18 & 19 September; 23 & 24 October; 20 & 21 November; to book contact 028 7964 2983 or email email@example.com.
SUNDAY BINGO 7.30PM, DOORS OPEN 7PM; EVERYONE WELCOME; PLEASE COME ALONG AND SUPPORT YOUR PARISH; JACKPOT £1450
EXPRESSIONS BISTRO open 9am – 3pm
SUNDAY COFFEE TIME after 10.30am Mass
CHALLENGE FITNESS 8 week weight loss challenge, Monday & Friday 9.30 – 10.30am, starting Monday 4 May, contact 078 2739 5252 for details
REELROBICS please note no class this Monday
PARENT AND TODDLERS Tuesday 9.15 – 11.15am
PILATES Tuesday 7pm
ZUMBA Tuesday 8.30pm
PILATES Wednesday 7pm & 8.15pm
JIVE CLASS 6 week set of classes starts Wednesday 6 May 8pm contact Sean 077 6338 4207
PILOXING Thursday 8pm
CHALLENGE FITNESS Friday 9.30am
TAE KWON DO Friday 4pm – 6pm
IRISH DANCING Friday 6pm
A date for your diary – NIGHT OF INDIAN CUISINE in Expressions Bistro Friday 22 May 7.30pm, cookery demonstration & fork supper, tickets £13
O’DONOVAN ROSSA G.A.C. – Lotto 14, 16, 20, 21; £25 to H. O’Hagan, Ciaran Martin, Peggy Purvis; Jackpot £6650; this week’s lotto draw on Tuesday.
ST. MALACHY’S G.A.C. – Lotto 1, 2, 3, 12; £25 to Pauline Crozier, Anthony Brown; Jackpot £2500;
The Cube Game in Magherafelt Parish Centre Saturday 9 May 8pm, doors open 7pm; tickets from Kathy Bradley, Cathryn McOscar or any committee member; don’t miss it!
ST. VINCENT DE PAUL – contact 028 7930 0819
MID-ULSTER FLORAL ART SOCIETY presents ‘Spring Delights’ on Tuesday 5 May 7.30pm (doors open 6.30pm) in the Lurach Centre Maghera, £10.
GREENLOUGH PARISH Redemptorist Solemn Novena to Our Mother of Perpetual Help, 7 – 15 May www.greenlough.com or contact 028 2582 1190.