Bulletin of 7 Aug 16

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


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 4 E. Gogarty, U. McLaughlin, M. Campbell


Sunday 9.30am, Thursday 7.30pm

Altar Society Aug. Group 5 Betty Foster, O. Heaney, C. Foster

ST JOHN, MILLTOWN First Friday (Apr – Sept.) 7.30pm


Vigil 6.15pm          M. Conlon          T. Rogers, S. Speirs, E. Bradley

Sun. 8.00am         P. Kerr               M. Duncan, B. McLarnon

Sun. 10.30am       P. O’Kane          R. Tohill, J. Clayton, R. Clayton

Sun. 12 noon        F. Convery        W. Cassidy, M. Treharne,

                                                        D. Loughran

C’dawson 9.30am D. McElwee     N. O’Kane, C. Diamond


REMEMBER OUR DEAD Pray for Geraldine McKenna, Robert Dinsmore, Thomas McCloy (Bellaghy) and Elizabeth White who died recently & for the following whose anniversaries occur this week –

Sat. 6 Aug           

Sun. 7 Aug           Michael Kevin McLaughlin, Harry Tohill

Mon. 8 Aug.         Harry Diamond, Fr. Coffey

Tues. 9 Aug.        Alice & Jamie O’Connor, Susan Hickey,

                              Bridget Curtis (1st Av 7.30pm Milltown)

Wed. 10 Aug.       Felix McCorry, Elizabeth Bradley

Thur. 11 Aug.      Hector Dowds, Teresa McKee

Fri. 12 Aug.          Annie O’Hagan, Dolores Carmichael

Sat. 13 Aug.         Sadie McCann



Magherafelt Envelopes – £1763, Loose Plate – £688

Castledawson Envelopes – £401, Loose Plate – £127

Total Standing Orders – £715


WELCOME TO THE PARISH FAMILY Today we greet Aoife Marie Tennyson, Beth Ava O’Loughlin, Enna Teresa Murray, Tessa Noelle Morillo Cassidy, Ariella Bláthnaid Smyth and Jack Rice who were baptised recently.

CONGRATULATIONS to Laura Toner & Christopher Brogan who were married recently.

Please note there will be no 7.30pm Mass on Tuesday in Castledawson.


LOUGH DERG – Three Day Pilgrimage up to & including Saturday 13 August, for more information contact the Lough Derg office on 028 6863 2391 / 00353 719 861 518 or email info@loughderg.org.

ACCORD MARRIAGE PREPARATION COURSES Pastoral Centre Maghera – contact 028 7964 2983, or email maghera@accordni.com

Quinn’s Corner Dungannon – contact 028 3833 4781; www.courses.accord.ie


SOCIETY OF ST. VINCENT DE PAUL – Day Pilgrimage to Knock on Saturday 10 September, contact 028 7930 0819 for more details and to book


PARISH CENTRE              Find us on Facebook

SUNDAY BINGO Jackpot £2016 in 45 calls; doors open 7pm; everyone welcome; please come along & support your Parish; books £7, flyer £1


EXPRESSIONS BISTRO – open Tuesday – Friday 9am – 3pm


PILATES – Wednesday 7pm & new 6 week beginner’s course starts Wednesday 10 August 8.15pm – 9.15pm, for more information & to book contact Tanya 077 1316 1766.

TAE KWON DO – Thursday 4pm – 6pm


TAE KWON-DO TEENAGE & ADULT SELF-DEFENCE SEMINAR with Leo Maguire – Thursday 11 August 1pm – 3pm, open to members of the public & Taekwon-Do students from 12 years & above, £15, for all information & booking details please contact Toni 079 1257 0754

VINCENT’S CHARITY SHOP MEADOWLANE –donations of school blazers urgently needed


O’DONOVAN ROSSA G.A.C. – Lotto 13, 25, 26, 30; £25 to Michael Smylie, Sean Purvis, John Tohill; Jackpot £1600

ST. MALACHY’S G.A.C. – Lotto 5, 8, 16, 17; £25 to Colm Gribbin, Kieran O’Kane; Jackpot £3100; Summer Camp Wednesday 10 August – Friday 12 August, £5 per child, (Girls September 2016 P1 up to U14, Boys September 2016 P3 up to U14); there will be a separate session for U6 boys at a later stage.

FUNDRAISING CONCERT – in The Terrace Hotel Thursday 11 August featuring Ciaran Gribbin (INXS) and supporting line-up, tickets £10 available from the hotel, proceeds in aid of Our Lady of Lourdes Pilgrimage Society

The film ‘LITTLE BOY’ will be shown on Thursday 18 August in InVOLve House, Queen Street; doors open 7pm, admission free, for more details contact Brian 077 1874 5873.