St. Matthew’s Church, Drumavaddy.






Mass Times.                           Mass Intentions.


Sat.                  14th Aug.  7.30pm.   Tom, Mick and Molly Cahill, Cornaseer.

Mon.            16th Aug.    7.15pm.   

Wed.      18th Aug.  8.00pm.  

Sat.                  21st Aug.  7.30pm.   Mary Ellen and Roy McKinney, Ardkill.


Your prayers are requested for the happy repose of the soul of Terry Cusack, late of Ardkeen, Cavan and Creamfield, and Pat Joe Maguire, Drumcrow, who died during the week. May they rest in peace.


Offertory Collection 7th August. €595.


Rosary Monday evening 6.50pm.



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


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.



Heritage Week History Talk     A history talk titled The First President of St Patrick's College, Cavan, Dr Bernard Finegan (1837-1887) will be given by Msgr Liam Kelly via zoom on Thursday 19th August at 7.30pm.                                 

This is a lecture to mark the 150th Anniversary of the laying of the foundation stone of the College on 23 May 1871. If you would like to link in to this talk please email the Pastoral Centre in Cavan and they will send you a link. The Pastoral Centre email address is






St. Matthew’s Church, Crosskeys.






Mass Times.                  Mass Intentions.


Sun.             15th Aug.  11.00am.     Anna, Paddy & Luke Byrd.

                                          Br. Oliver, & Paddy Brady  & deceased family members. Banaho.

Tues.            17th Aug.    9.30am.    

Thurs           19th Aug.    9.30am.     Kathleen and Andy Brady, and deceased family members.

Fri.               20th Aug.    7.30pm.    Deceased Brady and O’Reilly Family, Tullytrain.

Sun.             22nd Aug.  11.00am.    Kevin Gormley. Mary and Tom Gormley, Gallonglebe.

Offertory Collection. 8th Aug. €456


Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament  in Crosskeys Church on each Tuesday from 10.00am to 6.00pm.   New members are being sought to do an hour’s adoration, preferably between 1.00pm and 2.00pm and 2.00pm and 3.00pm.  If you can attend please telephone 087-2549960



A vacancy has presented for a Part time position with the community based employment for members of the farming community.

For details contact RSS, Cavan County Local Development 087 1463539


SOSAD Cavan  run a Suicide Bereavement Support Group every second Monday from 7pm to 9pm in the Farnham Hotel, Cavan town.

This group is for anyone who has lost a loved one to suicide.  

For further information contact SOSAD on 049 4326339


Please bring your refuse home from the cemeteries in Crosskeys and Drumavaddy. Old wreaths and flowers should not be thrown about.




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Fr. Donal Kilduff:      049 4336102