St. Matthew’s Church, Drumavaddy.

Mass Times.                     Mass Intentions.

Sat 31st Dec (7:30pm)         Patsy & Mark Cooke.

Mon 2nd Jan (11:00am)                                          

Wed 4th Jan (8:00pm)

Thur 5th Jan (7:30pm)         Vigil Mass for 6th Jan.

Fri 6th Jan (8:30pm)          Phil & Mary Teresa Reilly

                                 & Matt and Mary Anne Reilly.                    

Sat 7th Jan (7:30pm)         Eileen Loughlin.


First Fri 6th January, 2017;

Father Peter will visit the sick and housebound at the usual times.      

St.Joseph Young Priest Society: Meeting after rosary on Monday evening.

Wedding Bells:

Congratulation to Orlia Galligan and Jim Soraghan who got married recently and wish to thank them both for the generous donation towards Drumavaddy church.

Collector for January,2017:

Michael Galligan, Michael Hyland Jnr, Charles McSherry & John Anthony


Altar Society January,2017: Mary Gaffney & Elsie Gaffney.

Reader January, 2017: Evelyn Callighan.

Denn GFC AGM: Will take place on Saturday 7th January 2017 in Drumavaddy Community Centre at 8.30pm. Nomination Forms are available from the porches of both Crosskeys & Drumavaddy Churches and from Club Secretary Geraldine Lynch - 087 9543214.
Denn GFC Blotto:

The Blotto Draw took place 18th Dec.  No Jackpot Winner. The winning numbers were; 11,23,25,28. €25 winners were: Pauline McGirr. Laura Tierney, Ranrenagh, John & Bernie Smith, Banaho, Terence Ferguson, Kinacor, Peter LaNauze, Bruskey. Draw on Mon 2nd January, 2017, in The Tank,  Jackpot €2,500. Denn GAA would like to thank everyone who purchased our Blotto through the year and we wish you all a Prosperous New Year.

Church Collection:

Drumavaddy      17th Dec:   €680   Drumavaddy:  24th/25th Dec:  €1,610

Crosskeys         18th Dec:   €700     Crosskeys:   24th/25th Dec:  €2,230 

Fr. Peter McKiernan: 0494336102

     Email: crosskeyskilmorediocese@gmail.comWebsite:




                          St. Matthew’s Church, Crosskeys.

Mass Times.                    Mass Intentions.

Sun 1st Jan (11:00am)        Elizabeth Smith. 3rd Anniversary.           

Tue 3rd Jan (9:30am)              

Thur 5th Jan (9:30am)

Fri 6th Jan (11:00am)

Fri 6th Jan (7:30pm)         Jackie Smith.

Sun 8th Jan (11:00am)        Luke Brady 3rd Anniversary.


Thanks to all who helped out in the running of our Parish life during the year.


Drumavaddy/Crosskeys 2016 Envelopes.

We would ask if you could please bring your collections for the dues, building fund and the weekly envelopes up to date for 2016.

Drumavaddy/Crosskeys 2017 Envelopes.

 Please collect your envelopes from the front seats in both churches.

Collectors for January,2017:

Tierney Ferguson, Pat O’Reilly & Gerry Brady.

Altar Society for January,2017:

Margaret Tennyson and Carmel Conaty.