St. Matthew’s Church, Crosskeys.



Mass Times.                        Mass Intentions.


Sun.  12th Jan.  11.00am   Luke Brady, Farragh.

Tues  14th Jan        9.30am    

Thurs.16th Jan   9.30am

Fri.     17th Jan.     7.30pm.     Damien Cooney, Lackenmore.

Sun.  5th Jan.    11.00am   John Tighe.

                                           Brenda, Peter and Teresa Sorahan, Crosskeys.


Drumavaddy/Crosskeys 2020 Envelopes; Can be collected from the front seats in both churches Thank to all those who help to get the envelopes sorted.


Drumavaddy/Crosskeys 2019 Envelopes. We would ask if you could please bring your collections for the dues and the weekly envelopes up to date for 2019.


"Learn to Jive with Craig Lovett & Mairead Gaffney.  Five week course commencing Monday 13th January in Ballintemple Community Centre, Bruskey.  8.30pm start.  No partner needed.  For further details contact 086 1928568". 


A 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) Weekend (Fri 8pm to Sun 4:30pm) will be held in Dromantine, Newry from 31st January- 2nd February For information and to book, visit our new website or phone 0770 281 2321 [NI] or 00353 (87) 2162436


Denn GFC Blotto. Number's​ Drawn.  1 /13 /18 /26. No Jackpot winner.

€25 winners are: Lynch's Ryefort, Alannah Tierney,  Barry Smith Corriga

Thomas Corr Drumcrow, Bernard Galligan Denbawn

Next draw in The Carrick Springs on​ Monday 13th January 2020.

Jackpot €4250


St. Matthew’s Church, Drumavaddy.



Mass Times.                      Mass Intentions.


Sat  11th  Jan.         7.30pm    Paddy & Mainey Galigan & deceased family Drumavaddy. Eileen Loughlin

Mon 13th Jan      7:15pm  

Wed 15th Jan.   8.00pm  Pat & Mary Corr and deceased Corr and Lynch family.

Sat  18th  Jan.          7.30pm   James and Rose Coyle, Larrigan.


Your prayers are requested for the happy repose of the soul of Donny Martin, late of Larrigan, who died in Ennis recently.


Dates for your diary.


First Confessions.      11.30am.    11th March 2020

Confirmation.                           3.00pm.    26th April 2020.

First Communion.     11.00am.       9th May 2020.


Blessing of the graves.           Crosskeys    19th July 2020.

Drumavaddy 2nd August 2020


Church Collection:

Crosskeys:      €628

Drumavaddy.            Epiphany €178.50, 4th January €537.50, Candles 65



Parish Finance Committee meeting. 8.00pm.Monday 13th January. Drumavaddy Church.


Drumavaddy Social & Development Association is running a defibrillator training night in Drumavaddy Community Centre on Wednesday 19th February, at 7.30pm. This is a CPR/AED certified Course. Cost per person is €40. Anyone interested in attending this course should contact 086 3781894, as we need to know numbers for the course.


Email:         Website:

Fr. Donal Kilduff:      049 4336102