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Bulletin - 15 April 2018

3rd Sunday of Easter



                          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 – Saturday 10 00am

                                                              Friday 10 00am & 7 30pm




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



Weekly offering £5765
Monthly collection will be taken 
up this weekend
Trocaire collection £15603
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 our parish those who have been recently baptised     

                                                Alex Tomasz Grzesk

                                                Joe Thompson                     


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


Anniversaries:    Macy Bronagh Maybin, Vincent Esler, James O’Brien,

Stuart Reynolds,   Margaret Devlin, Joe McQuaide, Rosemary Moore, Peg Clarke, Conall O’Boyle, Joseph Devlin, Frank Boyle, John Jenkins, Una Kerr,

Kathleen McDonald, Annie Simpson, Lily and James Trew, Donna Gow (nee Trew),Elizabeth Roden, Maria Murray, Eamonn Melaugh, Elizabeth Gillen,

Frank Clarke, Billy Bradley, Jimmy McKenna, Joe Slevin, Margaret McAuley, Fr Paddy McVeigh, Robert McMeekin, Kathleen McKay, Hugh MacRory,

Teresa Gribben, Michael Hamill, Leo McKenna, Sheila McKenna, Benny McCabe, Dolly Higgins, Pat Higgins, Joe Eustace, Sheelagh Laverty,

Michael Laverty, Agnes Stewart, Mary Lynn, Desmond Crilly, John McAuley, Margaret Henry



World Meeting of Families – Tickets and Registration 
Everyone who registers online to attend one or three days of the Pastoral Congress (22-24 August), is guaranteed to receive tickets for the Festival of

Families (Croke Park, Saturday 25th August) and the Final Mass (Phoenix Park, Sunday 26th August). 

Those who only wish to register for the Festival of Families or the Final Mass need to be aware that tickets will be limited subject to venue capacity and availability. 

To register   Accommodation information -

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Jeff Cavins will lead a day to reflect on the Gospel of the family and consider how we share our faith within our families -Saturday 21 April – Our Lady and St Patrick’s College, Knock.  Tickets £15 include lunch.  Contact  There will be a selection of workshops and ‘The Priests’ will be leading participants in prayer and music. 

Parish Centre

Repository Gift and Holy Shop - Monday to Saturday 10 30 am– 1 30pm - now stocking 1st Holy Communion and Confirmation gifts and cards. 

Big Breakfast – 15 April – 9 30am-12 30pm
.  Donations to St Joseph’s Young Priests’ Society.   

Apostolic Work Whist Drive – Wednesday 18 April – 8 00pm.    Come along and bring a friend.        

Parish Dance – Saturday 21 April.  Dancing to the music of Aidan Taffee from 9 00pm-midnight. 
Admission £5 including supper.  Everyone welcome.

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 Trócaire & CADA NI are screening two films about climate change
‘Wasted! The Story of Food Waste’ - 17th April – 7 00pm - St George’s Market. 
‘An Inconvenient Sequel’ -18th April –7 00pm - Crescent Arts Centre.
 Cost £5. Contact  or 90 808 841.


Meeting of Youth ministry leaders and those involved in working with young people in our parishes - April 28th - Saint Mary’s University College, Belfast -
9 15am until 4 00pm. Contact


St Patrick’s College wish to invite  parents and their son/daughter  to a  Sixth Year Information Afternoon – Thursday 26th April from

4 00pm -6 00pm.  If you are interested, but unable to attend, please contact the College for further information.



St Killian’s College:   The Friends of Garron Tower are pleased to announce that ‘The Priests’ will perform in a Fund Raising concert, in aid of the

refurbishment of the College Chapel, at Garron Tower on Sunday 27th May at 6.30pm.  Tickets £30 from the College or 028 2888 5202.  Seating is limited.

Nine day Novena – St Patrick’s Church, Crebilly – every evening 1 - 9 May - 7 30pm.  Various speakers will take part and there will be an

Evening of Healing and an Evening of Reconciliation. 


Trip to Fatima - September 20th.  Cost
€799 includes bus transfer to Dublin airport.  Contact Bridie 028 2564 4181. 


Non Stop Parish Draw – Week 22 -
£50 D/C McNeill, Sinead McNeill, £15 Margaret Cummins/Sinead McNeill, £15 Brendan Mooney/Josie Mooney,
£15 Gemma Loughran/Anne Wilkinson, £15 John & Rose McCormick/Rose McCormick, £15 Patrick Heaney/Rose McCormick, £15 Sheena De Prato/

Seamus Waide


Bethany Bereavement local support group Confidential Tel: 078 4210 0060


Beginning Experience (a support group for widowed, separated and divorced people) meets every Wednesday evening from 8pm to 10pm

 in St Bride’s Hall, 38, Derryvolgie Avenue, Belfast.  Next meeting: 8 00pm - Wednesday 25th April. All welcome.  Contact 90 207645 or

07896119669 for details.



Clogher don Óige is presently seeking a Youth Ministry Director.  Contact or 00353 47 727 84.  Closing date 

Friday 20 April 20


Ballymena Church Members Forum -healing service entitled, "Prayer, Praise, Presence and Proclamation " - Ballymena Methodist Church on

Sunday 22nd April 7pm.   Everyone welcome.  


The theatre group Isosceles presents "Murder - Just What The Doctor Ordered" - Saturday 28 April – 8 00pm – Cushendall Golf Club.  Pay at the Door.


Club All Saints –  Lotto numbers: One Jackpot winner – Brigid Quinn.  Jackpot this week now £500.  Tickets now on sale at Diamond’s Newsagents,

Broughshane Street; from usual sellers; or you can play online at  For all the latest club information including fixtures

and upcoming events view 



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