Deaths and Anniversaries
Please remember in your prayers
Joseph White, Fr Colm Morris, Roseanne Molloy,
Pat McBride, (Months Mind Mass on Monday 23rd December in Keenaught at 7.30 pm)
who died recently
Ellen McIvor, (1st Anniversary Mass tonight, Saturday 21st December in Keenaught at 7.30 pm)
Rossa Brendan Foley, (1st Anniversary Mass Friday 27th December in Keenaught at 7.30 pm)
Mary Kerr, Jimmy Breen, Brendan Kelly, Tommy Shiels, Darren McDaid, Joe McHugh, Bridget Curtis, Felix Pat Bradley, Mary Bradley, Brian Higgins, Mary McGirr, Pat McGirr
whose anniversaries occur at this time.
Keenaught: Vigil 7.30 pm
Coolcalm: 10 am
Keenaught: Monday, Tuesday and Friday at 7.30 pm
Coolcalm: Wednesday at 10 am
Keenaught: Christmas Eve 7.30 pm
Coolcalm: Christmas Day 10 am
There will be Carol Singing before Mass from 9.30 am.
Sunday Collection: Last week’s Collection amounted to £996.65. Thank You.
St Mary’s Parochial Hall ~ Knocknagin Hall Committee
Dancing in the parish hall on the second Friday of every month
Thursday 26th December Music: Michael Mawhinney
Dancing from 9 pm – 12 midnight
Adm. £5 includes light supper
Crochet Classes: Thursday evenings 7 pm – 9 pm with Tutor Mary. Next date for Class is 16th January 2020
Sewing class: Friday evenings 7 pm – 9 pm with tutor Rosemarie. Next class is 7th January.
Yoga: Monday Mornings, 10.30 am – 12 noon with tutor Angela. Date of next class is 3rd February.
Twelve Days of Christmas 2019 Draw
Last Chances to get your Tickets! Tickets still available at £20 each, from either of the Church Sacristies, Desertmartin Parish Office, and from Fr. McGirr at the Parochial House, 50 Tobermore Road.
The Ballinascreen Parish Office, Draperstown, will be open on Monday 23rd and Tuesday 24th December from 9.30 am to 12 noon to facilitate the sale of Draw Tickets.
There will be draws every day of the 12 days between Christmas Day and Sunday 5th January 2020. Every ticket will be entered into all the draws, so everyone has 33 chances to win prizes. Thank you for generously supporting this fundraising for the Parish. Good Luck everybody!
St. Martin’s GAC – News
Lotto numbers 6 14 17 22
£50 winner: Aidan McMichael, Longfield Lane ~ Jackpot £1,300
The Club offers its deepest sympathy to the Gormley families of Tobermore Road on the recent death of Frank Mallon of Swatragh, brother-in-law to our trustee Pat and former player and team manager Brian. We also offer our sincere condolences to the McCann family of Cullion on the death of Frank McCann of Longfield, brother of Harry our former Chairman/Secretary/Treasurer and uncle to past players Michael, Patrick and Emmet.
We extend our gratitude and best wishes for the future to our club member Brian Smith who stood down as County Chairman at the County Convention after serving the statuary five years. We are proud that Brian has served his county at the highest level and hope that he continues his great work within the GAA for many years to come.