St. Matthew’s Church, Drumavaddy.


  Mass Times.                      Mass Intentions.


Sat.      12th Dec.    7.30pm.   Margaret and Bartley Cahill. Luton.

Mon.   14th Dec.    7.15pm.    Bartley and Molly Cahill, Ardkill.  

Wed.   16th Dec.    8.00pm.      Patrick & Nora Corr, Aughadreena and deceased family, Kilnacreevy.

Sat.     19th Dec.    7.30pm.      Eugene Hill and deceased Hill family.




Offertory Collection. 6th Dec.            €935.


Ministry Rota for December.



Reader:          Andrew Galligan.

Collectors.  Michael Cahill, Pat Cooke, Bartley Hyland. & James Cahill.

Altar Society: Sharon Brady, Breege Brady, Kathleen Hewitt & Bridget Brady.


Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament. Wednesday 6.00-9.00pm.


Mass for the celebration of the Nativity.

Thursday. Christmas Eve.     9.00pm. St. Matthew’s Church.

Friday. Christmas Day.          9.00am. St. Matthew’s Church.





St.Vincent de Paul Ballyjamesduff

Due to the Covid restrictions we may not be able to do our annual collection this year. If you wish to donate to us you can do so in the Vincents shop on Saturday 12th December between 10am and 1pm or to any of the committee at any time. You can also donate online on or by ringing 08181766176. Your continued support is much appreciated.Any family or individual needing assistance may contact us on 0852169009, or you can drop your request in the letter box in the shop.


St. Matthew’s Church, Crosskeys.


Mass Times.                        Mass Intentions.


Sun.      13th Dec.  11.00am.    Rose Smith, Kilnacor. 1st Anniversary.

Tues.    15th Dec.     9.30am   

Thurs  17th Dec.     9.30am   

Fri.        18th Dec.    7.30pm.    Larry & Brigid Hyland and deceased Hyland Family.

Sun.       20th Dec.  11.00am.    Andy McGivney Months Mind.

                                                  Mattie & Mary McGivney. 


Offertory Collection. 5th Dec.           €1192.50.


Ministry Rota for December.



Altar Society. Marie &  May Ferguson

Collectors.      Brian Finnegan, Michael Kane & Brian Conaty.


Rosary Monday evening 6.50pm



Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament. Tuesday 10am – 6.00pm.


Mass for the celebration of the Nativity.

The Irish Bishops have advised that in recognition of capacity limits within places of worship, drive-in religious services may be permitted outside places of worship (e.g. church car park) where all attendees remain in their vehicles and follow prevailing advices on the mixing of households. 


Thursday. Christmas Eve.     7.00pm. St. Matthew’s G.A.A.Park.

Friday. Christmas Day.        11.00am. St. Matthew’s Church.


In view of restrictions to numbers that may attend Masses, only one intention will be accepted for Masses celebrated in Drumavaddy and Crosskeys.

It would be appreciated if all family intentions were included on one date, rather than on various dates throughout the year, to facilitate everyone.


Email:         Website:

Fr. Donal Kilduff:      049 4336102