With every good wish to you, and all with whom you will share it, for a Happy and Peaceful 2023.

St. Matthew’s Church, Drumavaddy.



Mass Times.                               Mass Intentions.


Sat.         31st  Dec.  7:30pm   Patsy & Mary Cooke, Ardvarney.

Mon.       2nd Jan.  7.15pm.  

Wed.       4th Jan.  8.00pm.

Thurs.     5th Jan.  7.30pm.

Sat.          7th Jan.  7:30pm    James & Katie Donohoe and deceased family.


Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament  Drumavaddy Church. Wed. 6.00-9.00 pm.


Eucharistic Minister. 31st Dec.         Catherine Corr.


Altar Society January. Mary Gaffney & Elsie Gaffney.


Reader for January. Caoimhe Skinnader.


Church Collection: Drumavaddy: 24th & 25th December. €2,395


Drumavaddy/Crosskeys 2023 Envelopes; Can be collected from the front seats in both churches Thank to all those who help to get the envelopes sorted.


Drumavaddy/Crosskeys 2022 Envelopes. We would ask if you could please bring your collections for the dues and the weekly envelopes up to date for 2022.



Money now due please.


Kilmore Care of Creation.

Join us for a community screening of The Letter, a documentary film which builds on the teaching of Laudato Si’, Pope Francis’ encyclical on care for our common home. It explores how our spiritual values call us to take action on the planetary emergency. We are called to hear both the cry of the earth and the cry of the poor and on the 12th January, 2023 at 8pm, the Kilmore Care of Creation Team will host a screening of the film, The Letter in the Townhall, Cavan. Admission is free. Booking is essential. https://townhallcavan.com/booking-information/




St. Matthew’s Church, Crosskeys.



Mass Times.                                     Mass Intentions.


Sun.         1st Jan.  11.00am. Teresa Keoghan.

Tues.       3rdJan.    9.30am.

Thurs      5th Jan.    9.30am.

Fri.          6th Jan.  11.00am.   Molly Smith, Lackenduff. 1st Anniversary.

Sun.        8th Jan.  11.00am. Benny, Kathleen, Patsy Joe & Mattie Reilly, Faragh.


Please pray for the happy repose of the soul of Pope Benedict.


Church Collection: 24th -25th December.  Crosskeys: €1,550.


Ministries for January.

Collectors.                  Tierney Ferguson, Pat O’Reilly & Gerry Brady

Altar Society             Carmel Conaty

Eucharistic minister. Catherine Smith


Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament in Crosskeys Church on each Tuesday from 10.00am. to 5.00pm. 


Applications for position of sacristan in Crosskeys Church are welcome. Please contact Fr. Donal for application forms.


Cavan Famine & Aids Appeal for Africa

The annual church gate collection in Co. Cavan will take place on the weekend of Jan 14/15.

100 % of the funds collected go to finance three Christian charities in Nigeria (Holy Rosary Sisters), Kenya (Our Lady of Lourdes Mutomo hospital-Sisters of Mercy) & Zambia (Fr James Connolly, Capuchin ex Killygarry) or food, education, health care & medicines

You may also donate at https://www.idonate.ie/CavanFamineAidsAppeal  or directly to Bank of Ireland, Cavan account:  BIC Code BOFI IE 2D       IBAN No. IE 72 BOFI 9032 9344 7597 80


Fr. Donal Kilduff: 049 4336102

Email: crosskeys@kilmorediocese.ie    Website: www.parishofdenn.com