Reading: Maccabees 7: 1-2.9.14
A terrible story of torture and cruelty ends with
statement of trust in God’s gift of life after
Reading: 2 Thessalonians 2: 16-3:5
St Paul asks God to comfort and strengthen his hearers;
he asks for the help of their prayers.
Luke 20: 27-38
Jesus got a typical question from someone who didn’t
believe in life after death.
His answer underlined his certainty that God our Father
brings us beyond death to new life.
NUMBERS FOR NEIGHBOURING PARISHES:
Dungiven : Fr Aidan Mullan 028 777 41219
: Fr David O’Kane 028 71 337727
TIMES THIS WEEK
Joseph’s: Monday and Friday 9.30am
Tuesday and Thursday 10.00am
ALTAR SERVERS – ST JOSEPH’S
13th Nov – Team 3 (w) Trudy Farren,
Katie McGrellis, Anna Maria Murphy, Oran McCormick,
Cathair Coll, Reece Armstrong, Oran Cassidy
14th Nov – Team 4 – Aedan mcGrellis,
Ellie McGrellis, Ciara McCloskey, Liam Eoin Campbell,
Conor Campbell, Conor McCullagh
ALTAR SERVERS –
ST PETER & ST PAUL’S week beginning
Orla McLaughlin, Niamh Morahan, Eoin McLaughlin, Cahair
ST JOSEPH’S READERS
Sat 13th – Sheena McGrellis Sun 14th –
READERS – ST
PETER & ST PAUL’S
Sat 13th - Carmel McElhinney Sun 14th – Elaine
VISITATION OF THE SICK
Monday - Feeny
– Fincarn £1020 Altinure £905
PARISH LOURDES PILGRIMAGE
We are hoping to continue the
Pilgrimage this year.
Any one prepared to help in the organization is asked
to contact Fr Eamon.
GAC, FOREGLEN – Underage Indoor Gaelic
Football – will be starting on Monday 8th November
2010 in The Clubhouse. P1-P4s from 7pm to 8pm. P5-P7s
from 8pm to 9pm All new players (boys and girls) are
welcome. Come along for some fun and exercise!!
Club is hosting ‘KIDS GOT TALENT night
on Friday 12th November 2010. the night is open to
all children up to 18 years old. Anyone who wishes
to take part in this talent night, please contact
Bernie O’Hara on 07731153073 for further information.
Night at The Races
– Saturday 13th November. The senior team are
hosting this event in aid of the Players Fund. Doors
open 8pm. First race at 9pm. Admission £5.
ST MARY’S GAC, BANAGHER - Club
Gear Shop – 20% OFF – SALE NOW ON!! Gear
Shop will be open this Sunday, 31st October from 12-2pm
during U.13 hurling games. Open every Tuesday from
8pm to 9pm.
Lotto – 2nd November – 2, 5, 19, 26. £35
each to Dara Simpson, Sean McCullagh and Stephen Boyd.
Next Weeks Jackpot is £5,100
ASSOCIATION – DAYCARE – Annual
Craft Sale in the Community Centre on Thursday 18th
November at 8.00pm. Thank you for your generosity
in the past – please come along this year again
to support our work amongst older people. Staff will
be collecting gifts and items for the sale over the
coming days – or bring these along to the Hall
on Tuesdays and Thursdays before the Sale. Everyone
welcome. Come along to enjoy the craic and maybe win
some good prizes!!
MASS FOR DECEASED TEACHERS
of the diocese this year will be celebrated
in St Columb’s, Chapel road, Derry, on Thursday
11th November at 7.30pm.
MASS FOR DECEASED YOUNG
PEOPLE of the diocese will be celebrated
in Holy Family Parish, Ballymagroarty, Derry, on Sunday
28th November at 3.00pm. It will be an opportunity
for the family and friends of those who have lost
young loved ones to come together in a spirit of prayer
THE HOLY FAMILY PADRE
PIO PRAYER GROUP will hold their monthly
meeting in The Holy Family Church, Ballymagroarty,
Derry, on Tuesday night 9th November instead of the
usual Monday night, due to the Parish Novena. The
meeting will continue after the 7.15pm Mass. There
will be two First Class relics of St Pio at the meeting.
FEENY COMMUNITY ASSOCIATION
– Parent and Toddler Group began on Friday 5th
November in Community Hall from 10am to 12 noon. £2
per session. Everyone welcome.
St Joseph’s & St Mary’s Banagher Annual
Christmas Party – will be held on Sunday 5th
December 2010 from 4pm-9pm in Gort na Drum House,
Gortnaghey. Bus will leave Claudy at 3pm, Park 3.15pm,
Feeny 3.30pm, Derrychrier 3.35pm and Dungiven 3.45pm.
The bus will leave Gort na Drum at 9pm again. Anyone
wishing to leave early for the Bingo is asked to please
make their own arrangements. If you wish to attend
please give your name to any committee member or contact
us on 07593954973. Our numbers are limited so please
get in touch early to avoid disappointment.
PARK RECYCLING CENTRE
– Winter opening hours are now in effect:
Monday-Saturday 8.00am – 5pm. There will be
no late night opening until the clocks go forward
in Spring 2011.
CITY OF CULTURE 2013 –
Derry City Council and ILEX are organizing a series
of meetings to inform people and gauge opinion on
the City of Culture 2013. As part of this process,
there will be a meeting in Culturlann Ui Chanain on
Monday 8th November at 7.30pm A short promotional
film will be screened, followed by presentations from
Brenda McMenamin (CCD) and Caoimhin Corrigan (ILEX)
on the process to date and the next steps. Questions
and opinions will then be taken from the floor. Irish
speakers and those with an interest in the language
and Irish culture are welcome to attend the meeting.
For more information please ring Donncha MacNiallais
on 02871 264132 or Tracy Moore on 02871 365151
THE ADOPTION &
PERMANENCE TEAM, WHSCT; are currently seeking
married or single people who may be interested in
adoption. An Information Session will be held in Clooney
Hall, Clooney Terrace, Waterside, Derry on 19th November
@ 2.30pm where those interested in adoption may talk
to a social worker. If interested, please contact
the Adoption & Permanence Team at 02871314235
or just turn up on the day.
Patsy McGrellis wishes to thank, most sincerely, all
those who entrusted him to carry out undertaking services
in the past. Patsy is now retiring from
the business and is passing it to his son Patrick,
who can be contacted on 028777 80011 or mobile 07858185599.
Banagher Parish wishes Patsy well in his retirement
and thanks him for the care and dignity he has shown
over the years.