St. Matthew’s Church, Drumavaddy.



Mass Times.                           Mass Intentions.


Sat.   16th  Mar. 7.30pm.                   Johnnie Brady, Ardkill. Bartley & Molly Cahill. Deceased members of Cahill & Galligan Families.

Mon. 18th Mar. 7.15pm                   

Wed. 20th Mar. 8.00pm                    Martin Donohoe, Glencurran.

Sat.   23rd  Mar. 7.30pm.                  Benny Smith, Corrawillis. 2nd Anniversary.


St Patrick’s Day Collection. The Offertory Collection at Masses this weekend is given to the Kilmore Mission Committee. Your generosity to this collection will assist. Irish Missionaries working in African Countries, provide support to Irish emigrant Chaplaincy abroad, educate African priests, and assist those who are struggling.


Church Collection: Sat 9th  /Sunday 10th March

Crosskeys:            Offertory.  €630

                             Candles     €182


Drumavaddy:     Offertory   €486


Crosskeys N.S.

Parents of children in the parish who wish to enroll in Junior Infants for September 2019 are asked to please collect an application form from the school and then return it immediately.


Age and Opportunity:  Social gathering in Crosskeys Resource Centre on Wed. 20th March, 2019 from 2pm to 5pm. Usual buses.  


 Eucharistic Adoration.

This is the greatest blessing we have, after Holy Mass. Presently we need people to keep Jesus company from 12 – 1pm and 7-8pm. It will be greatly appreciated by organisers. Jesus will thank you and bless you.

Please contact Anna Brady. 085-1048609 or Oliver Ferguson.


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.

Enquiries for Special Sick/Assisted Section to. Fr. Kevin Fay, The Presbytery, Cavan (*049)4331404 or (087)8579968







St. Matthew’s Church, Crosskeys.



Mass Times.                  Mass Intentions.


Sun.    17th Mar. 11.00am         Andy & Rose McBreen, Kilnacor.

Tues.   19th Mar.    9.30am       

Thurs  21st  Mar     9.30am             

Fri.      22nd Mar.    7.30pm       

Sun.    24th  Mar. 11.00am         Packie and Kathleen McGinnell & their son Barry.


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 for Monday 11th March 2019.

Winning Number's  4,14,19, 27. No Jackpot winner

€25 winners Oran, Oisin & Aoibheann Smith, Michael Brady, Ballinagh, Sandra Hyland, Michael McCabe, Rosaleen McDonagh

Next draw in The Crosskeys Inn on Monday 18th March. Jackpot E2200


Denn GFC. Golden Jubilee Celebrations

The main focus of the celebration will be around the August Bank Holiday Weekend when, 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


Denn Toddler Playgroup, Crosskeys. Enrolment Forms are available for the Free ECCE year September 2019/2020. Parents/Guardians can email to receive a form or they can be got at the preschool. Closing date for forms is 31st of March 2019.


Alcohol & Drugs Awareness Night. hosted by East Cavan Region PTAA, and open to all, will take place in St Josephs Hall Ballyjamesduff , on Tuesday 19th March at 8pm. Speakers will include: John Longeran Retired Governer Mountjoy Prison, Sgt Mick Kearney Cavan/Monaghan Division Drugs Unit, Chief Superintendant John O Reilly Cavan/Monaghan, Local sports personalities
Further information contact Pat 0868117035 or Gillian 0868577102 


Cuan Cavan Cancer Support Centre: The Cuan Cavan Cancer Support Centre is now open; Mon, Wed & Fri, 10-1pm and 2-4pm at Keadue, Cavan (near the Cathedral) This service is available to all Cancer patients and their family members, where they can avail of our free confidential service (by appointment) and free complementary therapies (also by appointment). For further information please see our Facebook page Cuan Cancer Social Support Group or phone 086-4556632.


Email:         Website:

Fr. Donal Kilduff:      049 4336102