St. Matthew’s Church, Drumavaddy.



Mass Times.                           Mass Intentions.


Sat.          10th Aug.    7.30pm.  

Mon.       12th Aug.   7.15pm.    

Wed.       14th Aug.   8.00pm. Vigil of The Feast of The Assumption.

Sat.          17th Aug.    7.30pm.  


If you have family members in Hospital who would like a visit from a Priest of the Parish, please inform Fr. Donal. Lists are no longer available, so it is not possible to know who is in hospital unless the priest is informed.


Church Collection: 3rd/4th Aug

Drumavaddy Collection.         €1,800.           Cemetery Collection. €2,229.

Crosskeys Collection.                €852               Candle Money €348


Denn GFC Blotto.    

Winning Number's 4,25,26,27. No Jackpot winner.

€25 winners: Maria & P&G Lynch, Ryefort, John & Mary Kate Lynch Newtown,

Mrs Mary Keogan, Killatain, Seamus Donohoe, Glencurran, John & Teresa Kinsella. Next draw in Carraig Springs on​ Monday 12th August. Jackpot €3250


Lough Derg 2019:

The Three Day Pilgrimage is currently open. You may begin on any day until Tuesday 13th August. Advance booking is not necessary.

The Lough Derg team can help you to co-ordinate public transport or link up with Pilgrimage Organisers in your locality.

Phone Lorraine on 071 9861518 email:


Silent Retreat: Theme: “If you but knew the gift of God...”

Preached by: Fr. Kilian Byrne. in  Ards Retreat Centre, Letterkenny, Co. Donegal

On 16th to 22nd  September. Cost: €390 full board

Contact:  Helen : 086 1678027/


Maynooth University will hold a Maths Entrance Exam for students interested in studying Engineering and who did not meet the H4 Leaving Cert Maths requirement. The Maths Exam will take place at 11am on Tuesday 20 August in the Cavan Crystal Hotel. If you have any queries or if you wish to register for the preparation course or the exam, please contact the Department of Electronic Engineering, by emailing or calling 01 708 6057.


“Interested in a career in Care, Hospitality or Youthwork?  CMETB are offering traineeships in partnership with local employers and Cavan Institute.  Learn close to home with no course fees.  To find our more call into our Open Day, Cavan Institute on Thursday 15th August at 10am.”




St. Matthew’s Church, Crosskeys.




Mass Times.                  Mass Intentions.


Sun.         11th Aug. 11.00am.     Michael Smith. Lishenry Lane.

Tues.        13th Aug.         9.30am.

Thurs.      15th Aug.      11.00am.    The Feast of The Assumption of the B.V.M.

Fri.           16th Aug.        7.30pm.     Katie & PJ Brady, Killatain.

                                                                Ellie & Patrick Smith and DFM.

Sun.          18th Aug.      11.00am.     Sean Maguire 10th Anniversary. Michael Kate Maguire.


Holy Land Pilgrimage

11 Day Pilgrimage to The Holy Land Feb 12th to Feb 22nd 2020 cost €1,475.00 deposit €450.00 Early booking is essential, for further details contact Brenda Murray -Flynn on 041 6863390 or Philip on 087 250 8043 or


Monaghan Charismatic Prayer Group Monthly Healing Mass in St Louis Convent Chapel Monaghan.  Monday August 12th at 8pm Celebrant; Fr Owen Gorman,   Rosary at 7.30pm all welcome. Also Bus going to MCPG Knock Weekend Friday 30th August to Sunday 1st September 2019. Contact Ann on 086 8560237 or Peter on 0872251124


Pieta House Suicide Bereavement Liaison Service supporting individuals, families and communities who have been bereaved by suicide.  The contact telephone number for the Suicide Bereavement Liaison Officer in Cavan and Monaghan is 085 870 6591


History Talk As part of the Heritage Week events in Cavan Msgr Liam Kelly will give a talk on ‘The Church & The Parish of Urney 1400-1800’ in the Pastoral Centre Cavan on Thursday 22nd  August 2019 at 8pm. All are welcome.


The Joy of Love in Marriage. Marriage Enrichment Weekend offers married couples of all ages in a good relationship, private time to rekindle the joy of their love. The next (residential) Weekends (Fri 8pm to Sun 4:30pm) will be held at the Dromantine Conference Centre, Newry from 13 – 15 Sep 2019  and at The Lake Hotel Killarney from 15 -17 Nov 2019. For info. and to book, visit or phone 087 784 0408 [ROI] or 0770 281 2321 [NI]


Denn G.F.C. Jubilee Celebrations;

Thank you to all who contributed to the very successful celebrations last weekend.


Email:         Website:

Fr. Donal Kilduff:      049 4336102