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Bulletin - 19 November 2017

33rd Sunday of the Year 


                    SUNDAY MASS TIMES

Church of All Saints
Saturday Vigil 6 00pm

Polish Mass 4 00pm

Sunday  8.30am, 10.00am, 12.30pm

Church of St Patrick, Crebilly

Saturday Vigil 5 00pm

Sunday 11 00am 


                                               Weekday Masses

         Church of All Saints                           Monday – Thursday 10 00am

                                                                Friday –     10 00am & 7 30pm


  Church of All Saints              Saturday 12 00pm – 1 00pm & before Vigil Mass         

Weekly offering  £
Bishops’ Commissions collection will be
taken up this weekend
Thank you for your continued generosity 

Parish Office – 028 2564 1515

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Parish Centre – 028 2563 1236

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Facebook – fb.Me/ballymenacatholic

SVP shop: 028 2564 4122

SVP Helpline: 028 2565 0417

Harryville Helpline: 028 2563 1611


If you are new to the parish please introduce yourself to one of the priests:

                                     Fr Paddy Delargy, Fr Damian McCaughan


We welcome into the parish those who have been recently baptised:

                                                Ronan Brendan Lyness

Kyle Joshua Ward                                              

We extend our sympathies to the families of those who died recently and those whose month’s mind and anniversaries occur

about now.

Recently deceased:             Martin McDonagh

                                           Robert Graham

                                           Anna O’Kane

                                           William Stafford

Month’s Mind:                    Margaret Young

Anniversaries:    Maura Kerr, Willie & Ena Duncan, Katie Robinson, Leo Robb, Noel McQuillan, Henry McCambridge, Brendan & Peter Larkin, Tony Wharry
Brendan Graham, Anne Gallagher, Charlie Liddie, Teresa Burnside, Maureen Magill, Patrick McKee, Dessie Rock, Paddy Brady, James O’Loughlin Sen,
Jasser O’Loughlin, Christine Evans, Thomas Killough, Margaret Larkin, Peggy Reilly, Barney McCluskey, Bridie Casey, Rosemary Casey, Margaret Haveron,
Margaret Scullion, Roseleen O’Kane, Eileen Dixon, Frank McCormick, Brendan Graham, Mary Peter



Personal consecration to Jesus through Mary is a powerful prayer much recommended by the Church.  Next meeting - Parish Centre on
19th November at 7pm.

Coastal Rosary for Life and Faith. - Cushendall Beach 2 30pm - Sunday
26 November.
  This is a national event where the Rosary will be prayed at the same time around the whole coast of Ireland.

Mass to remember parishioners who died since 1 November 2016 – All Saints’ Church - 7 30pm – Friday 24 November.


Bethany Bereavement local Support Group confidential Tel 078 4210 0060.

Mass for deceased members of St Joseph’s Young Priests’ Society – St Joseph’s Church, Hannahstown – Sunday 26 November 3 00pm. 

All relatives and friends are welcome. 


Facilitating and Discernment Leadership Training covering practical and spiritual matters.  Courses will be available in March and Autumn 2018. 

If you are interested please contact the Parish Office for more information.


New Rota for Crebilly Ministers of the Word and Ministers of Holy Communion available in Sacristy.  


The following activities will take place in the Parish Centre:

Repository, Gift & Holy shop opening times – Monday-Friday 9 30am-
3 30pm, Saturday 9 30am-1 30pm.  
Now stocking jewellery, scarves, wraps, Christmas Novelties, Christmas Mass Bouquets, cards and much more. 
Trocaire cards are also available.

Wednesday Get Together – 22 November - 2 00pm-4 00pm –
Come and enjoy the Quiz.  Valarie from the Chest, Heart & Stroke association
will be present to collect the money raised. 

Parish Christmas Fayre – Friday 1 December 6 00pm.  Santa’s Grotto and many stalls for all your Christmas needs.  Donation of spirits, sweets,
biscuits for the Wheel of Fortune welcome.  Contact Sean in the Repository. 

Apostolic Work – donations of bread or cakes for the Christmas Fayre gratefully accepted in Parish Centre after 2 00pm on 1 December. 

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Knock All-Night Vigil – Thursday 7 December.  Coach leaves Church at Loughgiel 5 00pm.  Contact 2764 1120 or 078 7162 6940. 


Iona Institute Evening Conference – The future of Marriage & Family in NI – Wednesday 29 November – Wellington Park Hotel, Belfast. 
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Children’s Hospice – Saturday 25 November – 10 00am – Live music & entertainment – Bandstand, Broadway – Dress up and join the
Jingle Parade around the town - 2 00pm – 4 00pm
.  Contact 079 2155 8368 or 075 1506 3303 for details. 

Tannaghmore Primary school and Naíscoíl (Irish Language Nursery) - Open Morning - Tuesday 28th November - 10.00am-12 noon. 
Applications are welcome for both English and Irish Medium.   Contact 2589 8086.


Fundraising event - St Comgall’s Club, Larne 8 00pm – 24 November.   Music by Haste to the Wedding Ceilidh Band.  Tickets £10 - pay at the door.
 Supper and free raffle included.

Conversations on social responsibility begins – Old School House, Gracehill – 7 30pm – Wednesday 22 November.  Rev Johnston McMaster
will lead the discussion. 


Koinonia John the Baptist invite you to a Jesus Heals eveningSt. Patrick’s Church, The Braid -Tuesday 12th December 7- 9:30 pm.
Contact Christine: 07547298830.


First Steps Pre School & St Louis Pre School  -St Joseph’s Early Years Centre, Doury Road - Open Night for places in September 2018 -
Wednesday 6th December - 6pm - 7.30pm for children born between 2nd July 2014 - 1st July 2015. 
Everyone Welcome


Charity Quiz Night for Kevin Bell Repatriation Fund – Friday 24 November – Michelin Club – 7 30pm.  Tickets available from Julie 078 0972 9662,
Michelin Club & Leonard 078 4141 0846


Do you have 2 hours a week to help someone living with cancer with everyday tasks?     Volunteers, over eighteen, are needed in Ballymena and
surrounding area and will be fully trained by Macmillan.    Contact 9070 8610 or This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it

Non Stop Draw winners – Week 1 - £50 Dylan Rafferty/Rose McCormick, £15 Tony Connon/Rose McCormick, £15 Mona Loughlin/Self, £15 Pat &
Breda Waterson/Eileen Kearney, £15 David McGroggan/Robert McGroggan, £15 Kathleen McGarvey/Mona Loughlin, £15 Thelma Costello/Anne O’Loan


Blood Donation sessions – St Patrick’s Church Hall, Trostan Avenue – Monday 27 & Tuesday 28 November – 1 30pm-4 00pm & 5 15pm-8 00pm. 

All Saints GACClub All Saints (12/11/17 draw) Lotto numbers: 03-12-13-17. No Jackpot winner.  Hard luck prize: M McCloskey (£20).  Jackpot this Sunday
19th November is now up to £1,100. Tickets on sale from usual sellers. Thank you for your continued support of this important Club fundraiser.

For all the latest Club information including fixtures and upcoming events, view; and


Would you be interested in training to become an Altar Server in the Parish?  If so, have your parents complete the form below and
return to the Parish Office asap.

Name ………………………………………………  DOB  ……………………….

Address  …………………………………………………………………………….
Post Code  ……………………  Telephone number  ………………………………

Signature of parent/guardian  …………………………………………………. …...




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