St. Matthew’s Church, Drumavaddy.



Mass Times.                           Mass Intentions.


Sat.     18th May.  7.30pm.  Mick Commiskey, Glencurran.

  Packie Galligan, Pullakeel.              

Mon.   20th May.  7.15pm.  

Wed.   22nd May. 8.00pm  Deceased Gaffney Family members, Ardkill.

Fri.     24th May.  8.30pm. Michael Denning, Months Mind.    

Sat.     25th May.  7.30pm.  Michael Donohoe, Glencurran.       


Church Collection: Sat 11th /Sunday 12th May

Crosskeys: Offertory.  € 785.00       Drumavaddy:     Offertory   €1,026


Your prayers are requested for: the happy repose of the souls of Christy Byrne and Tommy Smith,, whose funerals took place during the week.


Diocesan Vocations & Services Collection is due this weekend. You will find an envelope in the packet.



If you still have to bring your Trocaire money could you please in as soon as possible.


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.

The Assisted section is full.


Denn GFC Blotto

Winning Number's  3,22,24,28. No Jackpot winner.

€25 winners: Catriona Keogan & Colin Farrelly, Ita Tierney, Oliver Ferguson, Mary Keogan & Catriona Keogan, Phelim Brady.

Next draw in The Carraig Springs on Monday 20th May

Jackpot €2650


Kilmore Diocesan Pilgrimage to Knock will take place on Sunday, the 16th of June. Ceremonies will begin at 2:30pm. 


Cavan Branch Alzheimer Society presents the Garda Band & Cavan Rugby Club choir with special guests The Wee Daniels in the hotel Kilmore on Tuesday 21st May at 8pm.

The proceeds from the concert are going towards our new Dementia friendly garden at our day centre on Cootehill Road.

Tickets available at the door on the night or hotel, Easons, Multisound , Cut Price or any committee member of Rugby Club choir or Alzheimer Society.




St. Matthew’s Church, Crosskeys.



Mass Times.                  Mass Intentions.


Sun.     19th  May. 11.00am        Charles Hyland, Banahoe.

Tues.   21st May.    9.30am       

Thurs  23rd May.    9.30am      

Fri.      24th  May.    7.30pm       Sean and Gerry Cobey and Deceased family members.

Sun.     26th  May. 11.00am        Thomas and Brigid Smith.

                                                         Pat Conaty.


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.


Moldova Orphange Fundraiser. in St Josephs hall BJD on Saturday May 25th. 10-4 Home baking, aloe vera products, crafts, aromatherpy oils. Raffle. Tea and coffee. And lots more will be on sale.


Denn GFC.

Golden Jubilee Celebrations, centring around the August Bank Holiday Weekend. 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.


Loreto Reunion. To all Loreto past pupils who attended any of the years between 1977 and 1982 including repeat years. I am organising a reunion on Sat 13th July 2019.  Please contact me ASAP if interested.  email: 


Breifne Historical Society AGM and launch of Breifne Journal 2019 will be followed by a lecture delivered by Dr Jonathan Cherry- 'An anatomy of late 18th century Cavan town' at 7pm on Thursday 30th May in Johnson Library Cavan. 

All welcome admission free.


An evening of prayer and healing led by Eddie Stones in the Kilmore Diocesan Pastoral Centre, Cavan on Friday May 24th  at 7.30pm with rosary, holy mass and the laying on of hands.  All welcome. Enquiries: 087 2549960





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Fr. Donal Kilduff:      049 4336102