Bulletin of 7 Dec 14

 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 5 M. Campbell, A.     McCrystal, C. McKay




Sunday 9.30am, Tuesday     & Thursday 7.30pm


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


Mass on First Friday (November – March) 7.30pm


14 DEC.                     READERS        EUCHARISTIC MINISTERS


Vigil 6.15pm         J. McCormack  G. McGuckin, A. Goddard,


                                                            C.     Madden


Sun. 8.00am         P. Kerr                C. Bradley, Sr. Caitriona


Sun. 10.30am      B. Gogarty         N. Walls, M. Treanor, C. Shields


Sun. 12 noon        J. Clayton          M.Logue, M. McGee, K. Quinn


C’dawson 9.30am M. Devlin                 F. J. O’Kane, L. Brown


REMEMBER     OUR DEAD Pray for Michael Burke, Paul Devlin,     Teresa (Tessie) Loughran, Brendan Carmichael and Michael Crotty who died     recently & for the following whose anniversaries occur this week –


Sat.     6 Dec.            Tony McGuckin


Sun. 7 Dec.           Susan McGill, Annie Henry, Thomas     Shivers, Johnny Doyle


Mon. 8 Dec.          Patsy Doherty, Susan Mallon, Tony     Gallagher, Malachy Carmichael, Liam Gribbin


Tues. 9 Dec.         Annie Doyle, Patrick Scott


Wed. 10 Dec.       Mary Ann Puxley, Mickey Joe McGurk,     Catherine Hatton


Thurs. 11 Dec.     Harry McNally Jr.


Fri. 12 Dec.          


Sat.     13 Dec.         Tiny Martin




WELCOME     TO THE PARISH FAMILY Today we greet Darragh James Devlin,     Milana Sophia Grigorjeva, Lorcan John Heaney and Leah Louise Lagan who were     baptised recently.


CONGRATULATIONS to Claire Cassidy     & Niall O’Brien who were married recently.






CHURCH COLLECTION Sunday 30 November


Magherafelt     Envelopes – £1848, Loose Plate – £726


Castledawson     Envelopes – £409, Loose Plate – £196


Total     S. Orders £715






Masses for     Monday 8 December


Magherafelt     8am, 11am & 7.30pm


Castledawson     7.30pm






Sunday     14 December


Carol     Service Castledawson 5pm


Wednesday     17 December


Penitential     Service Magherafelt 7.30pm


Sunday     21 December


Carol Service Magherafelt     7pm


CHRISTMAS CARDS are ready for distribution and are now available in the Parish     Centre Boardroom. We would ask the team of envelope distributers to collect     them before Thursday 11 December.  We very much appreciate your help at this     busy time of year.




MAGHERAFELT PARISH PASTORAL     COUNCIL Faith Development Programme     continues its ‘Quick Journey through the Bible’ DVD series with the final     two episodes Wednesday 10 December 8pm in Holy Family Primary School; all     are welcome.




Apologies if you have emailed the Parish Office (magherafeltparish@btinternet.com)     this week & have not been acknowledged,     unfortunately we are experiencing some difficulty at present.  As an alternative please use office@magherafeltparish.org


Please ensure all notices and     anniversaries for entry to the bulletins over the Christmas & New Year     period are with the Parish Office before Thursday 18 December.




TROCAIRE GIFTS FOR CHANGE     Trocaire gifts will be sold after all Masses today, please consider an     alternative Christmas gift.












Coffee     Shop Tuesday – Friday 9.30am – 3pm


SUNDAY     TEA CLUB after 10.30am Mass


ST. JOHN’S BOWLING CLUB Monday     7.30pm


PARENTS     & TODDLERS Tuesday 9.15 – 11.15am


PILATES     Tuesday 7pm


ZUMBA     Tuesday 8.30pm


KNITTING     GROUP Wednesday 10.30am – 12.30pm


PILATES     Wednesday     7pm


CEILI     CLASS Wednesday 8pm


ST. JOHN’S BOWLING CLUB Thursday     7.30pm


TAE KWON DO     Friday 4pm – 6pm




HOLY FAMILY PRIMARY SCHOOL     & NURSERY UNIT OPEN DAY –     bring your child along and sample     life in Holy Family Primary School & Nursery Unit at our Open Day on Tuesday     9 December 10am – 11.30am or 1pm – 2.30pm, everyone welcome.




SOCIETY     OF ST. VINCENT DE PAUL Annual Seniors Dinner in the Parish     Centre Sunday 14 December; to book ring 028 7930 0819, leave your     name, address & number for tickets; in association with the Lions Club.




O’DONOVAN     ROSSA G.A.C. – Lotto 9, 16, 17, 19; £25 to Kieran McGuckin,     Mary McLaughlin, Patsy Hurl; Jackpot £3000;


ST.     MALACHY’S G.A.C. – Lotto 1, 16, 18, 23; £25 to Chloe     Doherty, Maura McAuley; Jackpot £1600;




SOCIETY     OF ST. VINCENT DE PAUL – Christmas Cards now available at the entrance to the Church, £3 per pack of     10;     contact 028 7930 0819.




SPERRIN CHOIR     presents Christmas at The Bridewell Friday 12 December 8pm, admission £8     (£6).


ARMAGH     DIOCESAN PILGRIMAGE TO LOURDES – 5 days, departing 12 May     from Belfast International, £575 please contact Eugene 079 2802 4985 or Joe     075 2353 8402 for more details.