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BALLINASCREEN PARISH BULLETIN - 29 SEPTEMBER 2019

No. 1777 ~ TWENTY-SIXTH SUNDAY IN ORDINARY

SUNDAY MASS TIMES

VIGIL MASS

St Eugene’s Moneyneena 6.00 pm

SUNDAY

St Eugene’s Moneyneena: 9.00 am

St Patrick’s Sixtowns: 10.00 am

St Columba’s Straw: 11.00 am

DAILY MASS TIMES FOR THIS WEEK

St. Eugene's, Moneyneena

Monday – Friday ~ 10.00 am

St Columba’s Church, Straw

Friday ~ 7.30 pm.

CONFESSIONS

Before the Vigil Mass

CONTACT DETAILS

Fr. Peter Madden PP VF

40 Derrynoyd Road

Telephone: 79628376

Email:ballinascreenparish@gmail.com

Fr Dermot McGirr CC

50 Tobermore Road, Desertmartin

Telephone: 79632196

Fr John Downey

Priest In Residence

36 Moneyneena Rd

Telephone: 79628375

Email: j.downey75@btinternet.com

PARISH OFFICE

9 High Street Telephone:79628248

Opening Hours

Monday, Tuesday and Thursday

9.00 am – 3.00 pm

Wednesday and Friday ~ Closed

BULLETIN NOTICES

All notices for the Bulletin should be received by 1.00 pm on Wednesday. ballinascreenparish@gmail.com

SVP HELPLINE

Helpline telephone number: 07710838050

FEASTS OF THE WEEK

Monday 30: St Jerome. Lived 347 – 420.

Tuesday 1: St Thérèse of Lisieux. Declared a Doctor of the Church by Pope John Paul II in 1997. Patron of missions, florists, aviators and France.

Wednesday 2: Feast of the Guardian Angels.

Friday 4: St Francis of Assisi. Born in 1181. He abandoned all things for the love of Christ and he died age 45 on October 4 1226. He is considered to be the founder of all Franciscan orders and is the patron of ecologists.

BALLINASCREEN FORTY HOURS ~ EUCHARISTIC ADORATION

Forty Hours Adoration will be held next Sunday 6 October and Monday 7 October in St Eugene’s Church, Moneyneena.

It will commence on Sunday after 9.00 am Mass and will close at 5.00 pm with Benediction. Forty Hours will continue on Monday 7 October, commencing after the 10.00 am Mass and concluding at 7.30 pm with Mass in honour of Padre Pio.

If you are willing to please keep vigil with Our Lord for one hour on either or both of these days please record the hour that suits you best on the rota sheet. Rota sheets are in all our Church porches this week.

DEATHS

We extend our prayerful sympathy to the family and relatives of:

Bishop Seamus Hegarty, Bishop Emeritus of Derry,

Peggy Donnelly Maghera,

Martha Smith Bellaghy,

Jennie Bradley, Kilrea.

ANNIVERSARIES

First Anniversary: Rosaleen Leyden.

Charlie Stewart, Baby Christy Doherty, Edmund Hegarty, Joe Brunton,

Bridget Woods,

Baby Patrick and Baby James McKernan.

MONTH’S MIND MASS

Joseph Duffy, Cavanreagh, on Friday 4 October in St Columba’s Church Straw at 7.30 pm.

FIRST ANNIVERSARY MASS

John McGrory Sixtowns Road, on Sunday 29 September in St Columba’s Church Straw at 11.00 am.

FIRST HOLY COMMUNION 2020

The Do This in Memory preparation programme for children making their First Holy Communion in 2020 will commence with a Mass of Enrolment on Saturday 5 October at 6.00 pm in St. Eugene's Church, Moneyneena. All P4 children and their families are encouraged to attend.

LAST SUNDAY’S COLLECTIONS

Weekly Collection: £2089

Church Renovation Collection: £1424

Many thanks to all who contributed.

BAPTISMS

We welcome into God’s family through the Sacrament of Baptism: