St. Matthew’s Church, Drumavaddy.




Mass Times.                           Mass Intentions.


Sat.     11th May.  7.30pm.   Maureen, Daniel & Ashling McGovern, Leggendenn..

Mon.   13th May.  7.15pm. John, Catherine McKiernan and Matt Kiernan Snr.

Wed.   15th  May. 8.00pm 

Sat.     18th May.  7.30pm.  Mick Commiskey, Glencurran.

  Packie Galligan, Pullakeel.              


Church Collection: Sat 4th /Sunday 5th May

Crosskeys: Offertory.  €782.00        Drumavaddy:     Offertory   €401

Crosskeys: Candles     €213.00


Diocesan Vocations & Services Collection is due this weekend. You will find an envelope in the packet.



If you still have to bring your Trocaire money could you please in as soon as possible.


Kilmore Diocesan Pilgrimage to Lourdes 31st May – 5th June.

Booking forms are available for the pilgrim section from Cavan Travel, Main St. Cavan (049) 4361222 or Virginia Travel, Main St. Virginia (049) 8548544.

The Assisted section is full.


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.


Denn GFC Blotto

Winning Number's  2,8,10,15. No Jackpot winner.

€25 winners: Dympna Clarke c/o Sloweys, Francis Clarke, Virginia, John Donohoe, Ballyjamesduff, John & Bernie Smith, Banaho, Michael Cusack, New York

Next draw in The Crosskeys Inn on Monday 13th May.  Jackpot E2600


Age and Opportunity

Social Evening. Wednesday, 15th May 2-5. Usual buses. Chiropodist will attend.


Kilmore Diocesan Pilgrimage to Knock will take place on Sunday, the 16th of June. Ceremonies will begin at 2:30pm. 








St. Matthew’s Church, Crosskeys.




Mass Times.                  Mass Intentions.


Sun.    12th  May. 11.00am         Kitty Smith, Lishenry.                               

Tues.   14th May.    9.30am       

Thurs  16th May.    9.30am       

Fri.      17th  May.    7.30pm       Paddy Gaffney, Banahoe.

Sun.     19th  May. 11.00am        Charles Hyland, Banahoe.


ACCORD invites applications for the Certificate in Counselling (Marriage and  Relationship), for the academic year 2019/2020.

The Certificate, validated by St. Patrick’s College Maynooth, is aligned to Level 8, 20 ECTS on the National Framework of Qualifications (Level 6 England, Wales and NI) and is aimed at qualified, experienced counsellors/psychotherapists who have:

·       Degree/Diploma in Counselling/Psychotherapy

·       Completed a minimum of 200 client hours and have a current  supervised caseload

·       Knowledge/Experience of the Person Centred Approach

·       Successful applicants’ course and supervision fees funded by ACCORD

 Training in Maynooth over eight weekends, September 2019 to June 2020

Application Criteria and Form: Closing Date 31st May 2019.


Denn GFC.

Golden Jubilee Celebrations, centring around the August Bank Holiday Weekend. Amongst a host of other events, a Book chronicling the history of our club will be launched on Thursday 1st August with a drama depicting the characters of the club will be staged on Friday August 2nd. There will be many other events over the weekend – details will be released in coming weeks.


Loreto Reunion. To all Loreto past pupils who attended any of the years between 1977 and 1982 including repeat years. I am organising a reunion on Sat 13th July 2019.  Please contact me ASAP if interested.  email: 







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Fr. Donal Kilduff:      049 4336102