PRIEST ON DUTY THIS WEEK – Fr. Gates www.magherafeltparish.org
OUR LADY OF THE ASSUMPTION, MAGHERAFELT
Saturday Vigil 6.15pm; Sunday 10.30am, 12noon
Confessions Saturday 12.30pm & 5.45pm
Baptisms Sunday 1pm; contact Parish Office 2 weeks in advance
Eucharistic Adoration Monday after 11am Mass, Benediction 7.15pm
Altar Society – Group 2 M. McMahon, T. McMahon
ST PATRICK, CASTLEDAWSON Sunday 9am
Altar Society Jan. Group 4 A. Martin, P. Hanson, M. Quinn
13 Jan. READERS EUCHARISTIC MINISTERS
Vigil 6.15pm U. O’Kane C. Lawlor, A. Goddard, P. McKee
Sun. 10.30am C. McGarry E. Bradley, J. McLaughlin,
Sun. 12 noon N. O’Connor W. Cassidy, M. Treharne,
C’dawson 9am S. McKenna N. O’Kane, C. Diamond
REMEMBER OUR DEAD Pray for Elizabeth Ann (Nan) Stuart, Anna Dobbin, Annie McKenna and Declan Jones who died recently & for the following whose anniversaries or month’s minds occur this week –
Sat. 5 Jan. Tom McGovern, Tom Beattie, Hugh Niblock,
Carmel Tohill (1st Av. 11am Magherafelt)
Sun. 6 Jan. Mary Kielt, Mary Carr, Tommy McGuckin, Michael McNeill, Veronica Gribbin, Bernard John O’Neill, James Maynes
Denis McElhone (MM 12noon Magherafelt)
Mon. 7 Jan. Breige McKelvey, Charlie Gillen
Tues. 8 Jan. Bunty Doherty, Arthur O’Neill, Jack Lagan, Emily Dowds
Wed. 9 Jan. John Hughes,
Maureen Chammings (1st Av 11am Magherafelt)
Thurs. 10 Jan. Jimmy McManus, Robert Hyland, Brigid O’Neill, Mick Gribbin
Fri. 11 Jan. John Cartin
Sat. 12 Jan.
Sunday 23 December – Magherafelt Envelopes – £2204, Loose Plate – £762; Castledawson Envelopes – £317, Loose Plate – £137
Christmas Collection – Magherafelt Envelopes – £5194, Loose Plate – £2027; Castledawson Envelopes – £669, Loose Plate – £466;
Sunday 30 December – Magherafelt Envelopes – £1936, Loose Plate – £652; Castledawson Envelopes – £267, Loose Plate – £109;
Total Standing Orders – £768
WELCOME TO THE PARISH FAMILY Today we greet Conan Gerard Bujwid who was baptised recently.
CONGRATULATIONS to Shauneen McCann & Sean Rafferty and Roisin Tohill & Declan O’Kane who were married recently.
HOLY FAMILY PRIMARY SCHOOL & NURSERY UNIT
NURSERY ENROLMENT – Children born between 2 July 2015 and 1 July 2016 (inclusive) are eligible for a free Nursery place in their final pre-school year for admission to a Nursery Unit in September 2019.
P1 ENROLMENT – All children born on or between 2 July 2014 and 1 July 2015 (inclusive) are compulsory school age and are due to start school in September 2019. Application for enrolment in our Nursery Unit and P1 should be completed online www.eani.org.uk from 02/01/19 – 31/01/19, or visit Holy Family PS on 17January or 18 January, for online application support. Bring your child along and sample life in Holy Family Primary School and Nursery Unit at our OPEN DAY on Wednesday 16 January, any time between 10am – 11.30am or 1pm – 2.30pm, everyone welcome.
NEW ROW PRIMARY SCHOOL P1 ENROLMENT – Is your child’s due to start Primary 1 in Sept 2019? A new online application system is in place for all schools. Online registration runs from 2nd – 31st January. Visit www.eani.org.uk/admissions to apply. An OPEN AFTERNOON has been arranged for Tuesday 15 January 1.30pm – 3pm for a look around and to offer online application support, everyone welcome.
Jackpot £2550 or £200 if not won on the night, 45 calls, books £7, flyer £1, doors open 7pm; everyone welcome, come along & support your Parish
EXPRESSIONS BISTRO open Tuesday – Friday 9am – 3pm
SUNDAY – COFFEE TIME after 10.30am Mass
MONDAY – ST JOHN’S BOWLING CLUB 7:30pm
TUESDAY – WHIST 2pm; PILATES 7pm; LINE DANCING 8pm, £18 for 4 weeks, contact Kelly 075 2168 9215
WEDNESDAY – KNITTING GROUP 10.30am; PILATES 7pm & 8.15pm; PILOXING 7pm
THURSDAY – TAE KWON DO 4pm; SLIMMING WORLD 10am, 5.30pm & 7.30pm; ST JOHN’S BOWLING CLUB 7:30pm
O’DONOVAN ROSSA G.A.C. – Lotto 8, 12, 15, 29; £25 to Adrian McGuckin, Denise McGuckin, Eilish Goddard; Jackpot £2700; Happy New Year to all Lotto customers & sellers
ST. MALACHY’S G.A.C. – Lotto 2, 10, 17, 21; £25 to Jimmy Mulholland, Connor Lavery; Jackpot £1500
MAGHERAFELT SKY BLUES FC – Mini Soccer will resume Saturday 12 January Meadowbank Arena 10am, £3
ACCORD MARRIAGE PREPARATION COURSES Pastoral Centre, Maghera – 22 & 23 March (limited places), 26 & 27 April, 24 & 25 May, 14 & 15 June; for details & online booking see www.courses.accord.ie
ARMAGH DIOCESAN PILGRIMAGE TO LOURDES
16 May – 21 May 2019, contact Joe 078 0950 5078 / Eugene 079 2802 4985, substantial subsidies & special arrangements available for assisted pilgrims