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Bulletin - 27 January 2019

3rd Sunday of the Year

 

                  

All Saints’ Church
Saturday Vigil 6 00pm

Polish Mass 4 00pm

Sunday 8.30am, 10.00am, 12.30pm

 

St Patrick’s, Crebilly          Saturday Vigil 5 00pm

                                       Sunday 11 00am

  

                                       Weekday Masses

All Saints’ Church                                      Monday – Thursday 10 00am

                                                                 Friday 10 00am & 7 30pm

 

SACRAMENT OF RECONCILIATION

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

                                               

Weekly offering 
Thank you for your generosity
 
The sick and housebound will be attended 
during the incoming week

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

   

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

                                     Fr Paddy Delargy, Fr Damian McCaughan           

 

 

 

 

We congratulate those who have recently been baptised in the parish:

                                                Jan Franciszek Szulc

                                                Mia Mach

                                                Ollie David Reid

                                                Ronan Gerard McCloskey

                                               

 

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             Seamus McAuley (London)

                                          Stephen Meyer (London)

               

               

Anniversaries:    Rita McCloskey, Alex & Veronica McManus, Patrick & Marion Devlin, Martha McCormick, Ian Morton, Angela McCoy,

John O’Hagan, Cormac McDermott, James Donnelly, John & Elizabeth Logan, Patrick Walsh,  Anne McErlain, Veronica McManus, Jimmy Elliott

, Muriel Dinsmore (nee McToal), Catherine McNulty, Paul Kirk, John Bosco Norris, Sandy Thompson, Paddy Falls, Deirdre McFaul, Joseph Dunlop,

Mary O’Loan, James Leo McKay, Hugh Boyle, Maureen Gillen, Paddy Esler, Lee, Laurence & Elizabeth McCusker, Netta Kerr, Pat Corr, Barney Ward,

Francis Loughran, Pearse Connolly, Mary McKendry, Martha & James O’Boyle, Bob Grant, Margaret O’Connell

 

ANNOUNCEMENTs

Weekend with Koinonia John the Baptist for those aged 11-18 years - 1-3 February – Parish of the Braid.  It can count towards your

Pope John Paul II Award. Interested? Contact  This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it 077 5215 4369     Cost £35.  

 

Diocesan Vocations Weekend – Drumalis – Friday 15-Sunday 17 February.    “Ask Jesus what he wants from you and be brave!”

(Pope Francis) Why not take time to explore and reflect on becoming a priest.   Contact: Fr Kevin 9061 4567 or This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it

 

St. Brigid's Day Lecture 2019 by Bishop Alan McGuckian, SJ - “Discerning Disciples: Pope Francis on Prayer’ - St. Brigid's Parish Centre,

38 Derryvolgie Avenue, Belfast - 31 January 7 30pm.

 

Fr James Keenan SJ - What’s so Good about Virtue Ethics?” Good Shepherd Parish Centre, Belfast - Wednesday6th

 February 7 30pm.  All welcome to attend and Car Parking is available in the grounds of the Centre.

 

 Volunteers Needed for St Patrick’s Church, Crebilly to help with the cleaning. If interested contact 07879 844340

 

Overseas Volunteering Training Course - over 4 weekends from February to May.  Training begins on 9-10 February 2019 in

Dublin. Viatores Christi 00353-1-8689986 or email This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it for more info.



St Patrick’s College - Due to several requests by prospective parents, a second Information Evening will be held on Wednesday,

30th January - at 7.00pm.  All welcome!

 

‘How marvelous it would be at the end of the day each of us could say: today, I have performed an act of charity towards others.’  

Pope Francis. Trócaire is looking for volunteers in the Diocese to bring social justice alive in their parishes. Contact 9080 8036 or

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

St Bride’s Hall, Derryvolgie Ave., Malone Rd., Belfast. 1st weekly meeting and Information Session: Wednesday 30 January at 8pm.

All welcome. For details please contact  90 207645 or  078 9611 9669.

 

 

Northern Ireland Children's Hospice & Anam Cara - Bereavement Information Evening on Wednesday, 30 January -7 00pm -

Lodge Hotel, Coleraine, BT52 1NF. This is a free event and open to all bereaved parents. Please RSVP to This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it before

Tuesday, 29 January or 9521 3120.

 

Tannaghmore Primary School. - Grandparents’ Morning and Coffee Morning: Friday 1st February - 10.30am- 12noon

Proceeds in aid of Trócaire. All welcome.

 

Please join us in a candlelight Rosary Vigil for the protection of Northern Ireland’s unborn babies - Royal Courts of Justice Belfast),

at 7.30pm -Monday 28th January. Contact 9027 8484 or  This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it

 

 St. Brigid’s PS/ St. Colmcille’s PS Primary 1 Enrolment – New Online Admissions Process  

Parents of children who will be starting school in September 2019 must complete the relevant online form on or before the

12.00midnight deadline on Thursday 31st January 2019. The new online form can be found at https://www.eani.org.uk/parents/admissions

. Parents should note that forms completed on or before this date are considered “punctual” and must be given preference for

places over forms completed after this date. Advice on completion of the form is available from either of the two schools -

St Brigid’s PS 2563 3450, St Colmcille’s PS 2563 9970.  

 

PreSchool Admissions: Free places available at our Early Years Centre for children born between 2nd July 2015 and 1st July 2016

. On line application, closing 31 January, at www. EANI.org.uk/admissions.  Further info: St. Louis PreSchool 028 2565 6646 

First Steps Preschool 028 2565 0050.

 

Rachel’s Vineyard retreats are a beautiful healing opportunity for anyone struggling with the spiritual or emotional pain of

an abortion.  For information call Marian in complete confidence on 07814 748 744 or This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it  

 

Parish Centre Activities:

Repository Gift and Holy Shop – 10 30am to 1 30pm - Monday – Saturday. Confirmation, St Patrick’s Day, Easter and

First Communion cards and gifts now available. 

 

Wednesday Get Together – 30 January - 2 00pm – 4 00pm.  Join and enjoy a game of Bingo.

 

Thursday Lunch – 31 January – 12 30pm.  Bookings must be made by Tuesday 29 January.  Contact Claire 078 7977 4749. 

 

Irish language and tin whistle classes which are as follows: Advanced Irish Language-Thursday 31st January 7 00pm-8 00pm.

Club All Saints - Club Registration Day is Sunday 3 February -10:00 – 1:30pm.  Club All Saints (20/01/19 draw)

Lotto numbers: 05-08-21-24. No Jackpot winner. Hard luck prize: M Metrustry (£20). Jackpot this Sunday (27/01/19 draw)

is now up to £1,500. Tickets available from usual sellers.

For all the latest Club information including fixtures and upcoming events, visit www.allsaintsgac.com

www.facebook.com/AllSaintsGAC; and www.twitter.com/AllSaintsGAC

 

 

 
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