Bulletin of 7 April 13

PRIEST ON DUTY THIS WEEK: Fr. McAnerney                                                www.magherafeltparish.org






Saturday: Vigil 6.15pm;     Sunday: 8.00am, 10.30am & 12noon


Confessions:     Saturday 12.30pm & 5.45pm


Baptisms:     Sunday 1.00pm; contact Parish Office 2 weeks in advance.


Altar Society: Group 3 S. Averall, M.     O’Neill




Sunday: 9.30am;     Weekdays: 7.30pm (Tues. & Thurs.)


Altar Society April: Group     5 B. Foster, O. Heaney, C. Foster




ST JOHN, MILLTOWN:     Mass on First Friday (Apr. – Oct.) 7.30pm






Vigil 6.15pm:        M. Conlon                 C. Lawlor, D. McGuckin,


                                                            N.     McGuckin


Sun. 8.00am:        P. Kerr                G. Rafferty, K. Lennon


Sun. 10.30am:     F. Lynch             J. Higgins, M. McQuillan,


                                                            M.     McLaughlin


Sun. 12 noon:       N. O’Connor     M. Treharne, J. Young, J. Lavery


C’dawson 9.30am I. Hynds           C. McKenna, S. McGuckin




  1. OUR DEAD: Pray for Mary Scullion, Margaret McGurk,     Jonny McMurray and John Kearney who died recently & for the following     whose anniversaries or month’s minds occur this week:
  2. 6 Apr:            Desmond Kerr, Hugo Doyle, Teresa O’Loane


Sun. 7 Apr:           Lily McKeever


Mon. 8 Apr:          


Tues. 9 Apr:         Kathleen Doyle, Joseph Bell, Dessie     McConnell, Annie Mary Gallagher (MM 7.30pm Castledawson)


Wed. 10 Apr:        Annie Quinn, Pat Shaw, John     McLaughlin, Molly Scullion


Thur. 11 Apr:        Patrick Spiers, Rosemary Moore


Fri. 12 Apr:           Michael Masterson Jr., Bella     Agnew, Peggy Conway, Charles Conway (MM Milltown 7.30pm)


  1. 13 Apr:         






WELCOME TO THE PARISH     FAMILY: Today we greet Rory Patrick Beattie who was baptised     recently.




Congratulations to Rev.     Liam Bradley, son of Hugh & Louise Bradley (formerly Magherafelt) and     grandson of Dinny & Mary Bradley, Hospital Road, Magherafelt.  Liam will celebrate Mass and give his     first blessing on Tuesday 9 April at     7pm in the Church of Our Lady of the Assumption.  This will be followed by refreshments in     the Parish Centre.  All are welcome     to come and celebrate with Fr. Liam and the Bradley family.


  1. OF NEW ENVELOPES: Parish Envelopes are available for     distributers to collect in the Parish Centre Boardroom 9.30am – 1pm (Mon.)     & 9.30am – 3pm (Tues. – Fri.) or by arrangement (please contact the     Parish Office or Fr. Gates).  The new     envelopes will commence Sunday 14 April.


‘DO     THIS IN MEMORY OF ME’ PROGRAMME: The Parents’ Committee     will meet on Monday 8 April in Castledawson at 7pm and in Magherafelt Parish     Centre (upstairs) at 8.15pm.


The children will play a     special part during the Masses on Sunday 14 April at 9.30am in St.     Patrick’s Castledawson & at 10.30am in Our Lady of the Assumption     Magherafelt.




Quinn’s     Corner Dungannon – Tues. 4, 11 & 18 June 7pm – 10pm; contact 028 3833     4781 or armagh@accordni.com


  1. – Fri. 24 & Sat. 25 May contact 028 7964 2983 or maghera@accordni.com


ST. VINCENT DE PAUL: 028 7930 0819 / 075 0854 9585.








COFFEE SHOP EASTER     HOLIDAYS –reopens Tuesday 9 April.


SUNDAY TEA CLUB: after     10.30am Mass


SLIMMING WORLD:     Monday 10am, 5.30pm, 7.30pm


  1. & TODDLERS & BREASTFEEDING SUPPORT GROUP: will resume Tuesday 16     April


PILATES:     Wednesday     7pm & 8.15pm


  1. CLASS: Wednesday 8pm


TAE KWON DO:     Friday 3.45pm – 5.45pm


O’DONOVAN     ROSSA G.A.C: Lotto: 3, 7, 9, 14;     £25 to: Michael McSwiggan, Niall     McGuckin, Louis McLaughlin; Jackpot: £2150; UTR Productions present ‘The Very Very Late Late Show’:     starring Pandy Walshe, guest celebs & local talent in the Parish Centre     Fri. 12 & Sat. 13 April, 8pm; tickets £10 available from Sportsworld,     Kerr’s Shop, MFF, Winesellers, Autocare & Club members.


ST. MALACHY’S G.A.C: Lotto: 3, 4, 8, 11; £25     to: Mairead McCann, Colin Read; Jackpot: £3000.


  1. TO KNIT: parents of children who wish their     children to acquire this very creative skill should contact Sr. Margaret     028 7963 2529.  Lessons will be     Saturday 11am – 12.30pm, beginning 13 April in the Convent House, 1-2     Wesleyan Mews.




HEALTH & CANCER AWARENESS     DAY: Sat. 13 April in White     River Hotel, with Action Cancer Big Bus & Cancer Focus Man Van; for     more details or to book an appointment contact Elaine Kelly 077 0809 8964     or Anita Gribbin 028 7965 9524.




  1. MORNING & FUNDRAISING EVENT: in Parish Centre Sat. 20     Apr. 10am – 3pm.




  1. COMMUNITY GOSPEL CHOIR: Belfast Waterfront Hall Saturday 1     June 8pm, to book contact box office 028 9033 4455.




  1. LADY OF LOURDES PILGRIMAGE SOCIETY: annual pilgrimage to     Lourdes 11 – 16 July, contact Kathleen McCann 028 7963 2205 / 077 1970     1925.