Bulletin of 8 June 14

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



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

Monday – Saturday 11.00am, Monday & Wednesday 7.30pm

Confessions Saturday 12.30pm & 5.45pm

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

Altar Society – Group 7 B. Morgan, A. Doyle, C. Devlin



Sunday 9.30am, Tuesday & Thursday 7.30pm

Altar Society June Group 4 A. Martin, P. Hanson, M. Quinn


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


Vigil 6.15pm:        P. Quinn            C. McNamee, P. Quinn, P. McKee

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

Sun. 10.30am:     J. Duggan                 E. Bradley, J. Lynch, D. Bradley

Sun. 12 noon:       L. McNally          K. Donnelly, L. O’Neill, A. McAllister

C’dawson 9.30am S. McKenna    B. O’Kane, P. McKeever


REMEMBER OUR DEAD Pray for Eugene Beattie and Dermot Browne who died recently & for the following whose anniversaries occur this week:

Sat. 7 June           Patsy Konoske, Anthony McSwiggan, Mary Lynch, Fr. John McGlone OSA

Sun. 8 June         

Mon. 9 June         Emily Smith, Joseph Puxley, Brigid McCorry, Maria Heaney

Tues. 10 June      Jimmy Brennan, Annie Martin

Wed. 11 June      Gerry Doyle, Brendan Walls, Robert Murray

Thur. 12 June      Jim Hampsey, Mick Muldoon (1st Av)

Fri. 13 June          Sarah Bradley

Sat. 14 June         Leo Terry, Patrick Martin




CHURCH COLLECTION Sunday 1 June Envelopes – £2231, Loose Plate – £754, S. Orders £715


WELCOME TO THE PARISH FAMILY Today we greet Daniel John Kevin, Caoimhán Brendan McFlynn, Cara Louise McHugh and Niamh Gillan who were baptised recently.


GRAVEYARD SUNDAY will take place on Sunday 29 June at 3pm.



Our heartfelt thanks to all those ministers who perform such an important role in the Parish; the Eucharistic Ministers’ rota from August is now being planned.  Please inform the Parish Office if you are no longer able to commit to this ministry.  Thank you.


ASSUME Summer Camp Greenhill Centre, Newcastle, for 12-14 year olds, 11 – 15 August & 18 – 22 August places limited, closing date 12 June, cost £180, contact 028 3752 3084 or email armaghyouth@yahoo.co.uk



The Archdiocese of Armagh is seeking to employ a Diocesan Pastoral Worker on a two-year contract as part of the pastoral team.  Prospective candidates should hold a degree in theology or a commensurate discipline, have excellent communication skills, both verbal & written, be holders of a valid driving licence with the use of a car and have proven experience of active engagement & leadership within the Church.  Application forms & further information are available from the Office of Pastoral Renewal & Family Ministry parishandfamily@gmail.com or 00 353 429336649.  Closing date for receipt of applications is Friday 20 June.

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





COFFEE SHOP Tuesday – Friday

STUDENT VOLUNTEERS required for the Parish Centre Coffee Shop for the summer months; hours may contribute to John Paul II, Millennium Volunteer & Duke of Edinburgh Awards; students must be 16 or over; contact Mona 078 7252 5938.

SUNDAY TEA CLUB after 10.30am Mass

PARENTS & TODDLERS Tuesday 9.15am – 11.15am

PILATES Tuesday 7pm

ZUMBA Tuesday 8.30pm – 9.30pm

PILATES Wednesday 7pm & 8.15pm

PILOXING Thursday 8.30pm – 9.30pm

TAE KWON DO Friday 3.30pm – 5.30pm


YOUTH CLUB Friday 7pm

YOGA Sunday 22 June 10am, contact Anne 077 0756 5685 for more details and to book a place.


MEMORIES OF MAGHERAFELT Do you have any photos of life in Magherafelt from the 1900’s to the present day; photos of people, places & occasions from years gone by?  If so, are you interested in sharing them?  All photos should be left with Mona in the Parish Centre.


O’DONOVAN ROSSA G.A.C: Feile Fundraising Big Breakfast today 9am – 2pm, GAA gear sale & cash for clothes today 11am – 5pm, all unwanted clothing welcome, no duvets or pillows; Sunday 15 June 25 mile cycle 9.30am, £10 entry fee.


ST. MALACHY’S G.A.C: Lotto 6, 9, 19, 22; £25 to Roisin Lupari, Ciaran Lavery; Jackpot £1600; Club small grants available for young members going to the Gaeltacht, contact Paul Gribbin or any member.

TABLE QUIZ Friday 13 June 8.30pm in Rossa Park, proceeds in aid of Cancer Focus, contact Niall Higgins.

ALZHEIMER’S SOCIETY CARER INFORMATION PROGRAMME – Tuesday 10 June (Behaviour & Dementia) 7pm in Maghera Leisure Centre; for further information contact Fiona 028 8676 5888.