St. Matthew’s Church, Drumavaddy.



Mass Times.                           Mass Intentions.


Sat.       15th June    7.30pm.  Margaret and Gary Martin.

Sat.       15th June    7.30pm.  Phil and Mary Clarke, Bernard Leggett.

                                                      Frank Tracey and Aidan Ward.


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: Sat 8th /Sunday 9th June

Crosskeys:          Offertory  745.

Drumavaddy:     Offertory  556.


Denn GFC Blotto.     Winning Number's 2,3, 6, 27. No Jackpot winner.

€25 winners: John McArdle, Aaron & Liz Reilly, Turlough Carolan, Paul Gaffney

Mary Gaffney, Next draw in The Carraig Springs on Monday 17th June

Jackpot €2850


Lavey Ladies GAA 6th Annual 5k/10k Fun Run is on Sunday June 16th in aid of Ballyjamesduff Cancer Support Fund.  Registration starts at 11am at Lavey Community Centre.  The Run starts at 12.30.  €10 for Adults, €5 for kids €20 for family.  Get your running shoes on for a great local cause.


Retreat for Lay people. After the resounding success of the retreat in February Jim Browne will return to the Pastoral Centre, Cavan on July 6th and 7th.

Jim Browne is a relation of Fr. Patrick Peyton (The Rosary Priest). Jim came to a powerful conversion through Mary in Medjugorje, Soon thereafter he was enlightened with an understanding of Holy Scripture.

Booking is essential, places are limited. To book call Patricia on 086 3140814


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


Crosskeys Camogie Club. Congratulations to our Primary School Team who were crowned Div 1 Shield Chmapions on Monday last. Well done to players and all who were involved. Underage training continues Monday 6-7pm in Crosskeys








St. Matthew’s Church, Crosskeys.



Mass Times.                  Mass Intentions.


Sun.     16th June. 11.00am        Bernard & Beatrice Cooke.

Noel, Mona & Seamus McDonnell and baby Catherine.

Fri.      14th June.    7.30pm        Katie & Eddie Lynch

                                                         Paul Sheils, Eddie and Cissy Sheils.

Sun.     16th June. 11.00am        Aidan Geraghty 1st Anniversary Mass.


Fr. Donal will be unavailable during the week. Emergencies should be directed to Fr. Kevin Donohoe PP Ballyjamesduff telephone 086-8524816


Age and Opportunity

Social Evening. Wednesday, 15th May 2-5pm. Usual buses.

A fundraising Golf Classic in aid of the Kilmore Diocesan Pastoral Centre (the old St. Patrick's College building) will take place on Friday 28 June in the County Cavan Golf Club beginning at 8:30a.m.  Parishes have been invited to sponsor one team for this event.  If you would like to be part of a parish team, please contact your parish priest.  Alternatively, please contact the Centre on 049 4375004 for further information or if you would like to register your own team of four players for €200 per team or a special early-bird rate of €180 if your team can tee off between 8:30a.m. and 11:00a.m.  


A Medjugorje Afternoon of Prayer through the intercession of our Lady will take place in the Kilmore Diocesan Pastoral Centre, Cavan on Sunday June 16th at 3pm with rosary, Holy Mass and Eucharistic Adoration and Benediction.  Celebrant Fr John Hogan.  Enquiries:  087 2549960


Breifne Historical Society Summer Tour on Saturday 13 July 2019 to include a visit to Drumlane Abbey and Belturbet Railway Station followed by refreshments.

Bus leaving from the Cathedral, Farnham St., Cavan at 1pm.  Booking essential by Monday 8 July. Cost €20. Phone Phyl 087 2069105, Maria 087 6790667.

All Welcome.

Cavan Macra na Feirme will be celebrating 70 years in the Cavan Crystal Hotel in the 13th July. We will also be celebrating the huge achievement of our member Thomas Duffy on becoming the 2019-2021 Macra president. We are looking for any old photos, books, trophies and awards you may have for the night. For more information contact Amanda - 086 208 5645 or Anne Marie - 086 166 1169 or email Your support is greatly appreciated.  



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Fr. Donal Kilduff:      049 4336102