Bulletin of 20 Dec 15

Bulletin of 20 Dec 15

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

             

   

   

OUR     LADY OF THE ASSUMPTION, MAGHERAFELT

   

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 1 B. McCusker, R. Walls, M. McSwiggan

   

ST     PATRICK, CASTLEDAWSON

   

Sunday 9.30am, Tuesday     & Thursday 7.30pm

   

Altar Society Dec. Group     2 V. Collins, P. Gallagher, L. Gallagher

       

27     Dec.                  READERS        EUCHARISTIC MINISTERS

   

Vigil 6.15pm         J. McCormack  C. McNamee, A. Goddard,

   

                                                            C.     Lawlor

   

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

   

Sun. 10.30am      F. Lynch            R. Tohill, J. Clayton, R. Clayton

   

Sun. 12 noon        B. Corrigan       M. Logue, M. McGee, E. Mulholland

   

C’dawson 9.30am Betty Foster     B. Gregg, E. Gallagher

       

REMEMBER OUR DEAD     Pray for Mary Higgins, Breige McGurk (Desertmartin), Margaret Hampsey, Ita     Benson, Mary O’Hagan & Minnie O’Hagan who died recently & for the     following whose anniversaries or month’s minds occur this week –

   

Sat.     19 Dec.         Claire Morrison, Thomas Scullion

   

Sun. 20 Dec.        Rose Donnelly, Bridie Morgan, Agnes     Atchison, Pat McGlade, Michael McGurk, Margaret Reid, Patsy Bateson, Brigid     Bateson

   

Mon. 21 Dec.       Bridget Niblock, Margaret Gallagher,     Mary O’Hagan

   

Tues. 22 Dec.      Bernie Browne, Annie Berryman, Louis     Doyle, Catherine O’Hagan

   

                                Josephine     Lagan (1st Av 7.30pm Castledawson)

   

                                Bridget     Gordon (MM 7.30pm Milltown)

   

Wed. 23 Dec.       Denis Bradley, Philomena Skinner,     Sarah Rocks, Sadie Devlin, Jim Cassidy, Mary Walls, Teresa O’Brien

   

Thur. 24 Dec.       Sheila McGlade, Leo Valentine,     Sarah-Ann McNabb, Dominic Gormley, Roseanne Muldoon

   

Fri. 25 Dec.          Susan Rose McGovern, Michael     McKee, Ann Bradley, Joe Devlin, Josephine Henry, hugh Cudden

   

Sat.     26 Dec.         Peggy Henry, Teresa Bernadette     Bradley, Bertie O’Kane, Bernie McLaughlin, Irene Gallagher

   

(Mary Scullion 1st Av 12 noon     Magherafelt Sunday 27 December)

   

   

         

   

   

CHURCH COLLECTION Tuesday 8 December (IEC) – Magherafelt     Envelopes – £649, Loose Plate – £271; Castledawson Envelopes – £99, Loose     Plate – £66; Sunday 13 December – Magherafelt Envelopes – £2020, Loose     Plate – £660; Castledawson Envelopes – £204, Loose Plate – £105; Total S.     Orders £715

   

 

   

WELCOME     TO THE PARISH FAMILY Today we greet Katie Jean     O’Neill who was baptised recently.

   

   

                                                                                                               

   

ADVENT & CHRISTMAS SERVICES

   

 

   

CHRISTMAS     CAROL SERVICE

   

Magherafelt     – today 5pm

   

(Refreshments afterwards     in the Parish Centre)

       

PARISH     PENITENTIAL SERVICE

   

Wednesday 23 December     7.30pm Magherafelt

   

 

   

CONFESSIONS

   

Monday 21 December after     11am & 7.30pm Masses in Magherafelt

   

Tuesday 22 December after     11am Mass in Magherafelt & 7.30pm Mass in Castledawson

       

CHRISTMAS     EVE MASSES

   

Castledawson         7pm

   

Magherafelt             9pm

   

CHRISTMAS     DAY MASSES

   

Magherafelt         8am, 10.30am, 12noon

   

Castledawson     9.30am

   

   

 

   

The     Priests and Pastoral Council of the Parish of Magherafelt &     Castledawson wish you and your family Peace, Love & Joy this     Christmas.  Please join us at our     Christmas Services.

   

 

   

Please note the Parish Office will     close on Tues. 22 Dec. & will open again Wed. 30 Dec; any anniversary     notices for Sunday 27 December & Sunday 3 January should be with the     office by lunchtime Monday 21     December.

   

   

         

   

   

   

PARISH CENTRE               Find us on Facebook

   

SUNDAY     BINGO Jackpot £2200, with spot prizes     throughout the night; doors open 7pm; everyone welcome; please come     along & support your Parish.      There will be bingo as usual on Sunday 27 December & Sunday 3     January.

   

 

   

EXPRESSIONS BISTRO will be closed from 1pm     on Christmas Eve and will reopen on Tuesday 5 January at 9am.

   

 

   

SUNDAY COFFEE TIME after     10.30am Mass

   

ST.     JOHN’S BOWLING CLUB – Monday     7.30pm

       

   

 

   

CABARET NIGHT –     A great night of music, dancing & comedy with Mick Flavin, Big O and Barry     Doyle in the Parish Centre on Monday 28 December, limited tickets £10 available     in the Parish Centre or at Sunday Bingo.

   

 

   

O’DONOVAN ROSSA G.A.C. – Lotto 6, 10, 11,     23; £25 to Mary Frances McGuckin, Joe Cassidy,     McEniff; Jackpot £1350

   

 

   

ST. MALACHY’S G.A.C. – Lotto 2, 6, 7, 24;     £25 to Sean McElhone, Ciaran Lavery; Jackpot £1500

   

 

   

FRIENDS OF NEW ROW present St. Mungo’s, with special guests The Gribbin Girls,     in Magherafelt Parish Centre on Saturday 9 January, tickets £15, contact     028 7946 8426 or Sinead 077 4962 4369.

       

HOLY     FAMILY PRIMARY SCHOOL & NURSERY UNIT Application     forms for enrolment in our Nursery Unit & in P1 should be completed     & returned to the school by 12 noon Wednesday 13 January with the child’s birth     certificate.

   

 

   

NEW ROW PRIMARY SCHOOL is now accepting applications for September 2016.  You are welcome to call and arrange a     visit if you missed the Open Day.  Please     contact the school 028     7946 8426 for an application form; this should     be completed & returned to the school by Wednesday 13 January.