St. Matthew’s Church, Drumavaddy.



Mass Times.                           Mass Intentions.


Sat.        20th July.     7.30pm. Pauric Kiernan.

Mon.    22nd July.     7.15pm.

Wed.    24th July.       8.00pm.    Ned McKiernan, Newtown.

Sat.        27th July.     7.30pm. Roy & Mary Ellen McKinney.


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 13th / Sun. 14th July

Drumavaddy Collection €396

Crosskeys Collection      €615.       


Blessing of the graves.      Drumavaddy   4th August 2019.

Crosskeys       21st July 2019.

Please remember to bring holy water along with you to bless your graves.


Denn GFC Blotto.     Winning Number's 1, 4, 21, 28. No Jackpot winner.

€25 winners: Gerard McCaul, Peter Murray, Ranrenagh, Brendan Smith, Ryefort

Angela Callaghan, Maguire Family, Killatain. Next draw in The Den on Monday 22nd July. Jackpot €3100


Irish Wheelchair Association will hold their church gate collection on Saturday 27th & Sunday 28th July 2019. Your support would be gratefully appreciated.


The Irish Blood Transfusion Service will attend at HOTEL KILMORE

CAVAN on Mon. 29th July- Thurs. 1st August, 2019 From 4:30pm to 8:00pm


Lough Derg 2019: The Three Day Pilgrimage is currently open. You may begin on any day until Tuesday 13th August. Advance booking is not necessary.

The Lough Derg team can help you to co-ordinate public transport or link up with Pilgrimage Organisers in your locality.

Phone Lorraine on 071 9861518 email:


Cormeen Mass Rock. Annual Mass at Cormeen Mass Rock, Laragh, Stradone, will be celebrated on Sunday 21st July at 3.00pm. All are welcome.


Silent Retreat: Theme: “If you but knew the gift of God...”

Preached by: Fr. Kilian Byrne. in  Ards Retreat Centre, Letterkenny, Co. Donegal

On 16th to 22nd  September. Cost: €390 full board

Contact:  Helen : 086 1678027/





St. Matthew’s Church, Crosskeys.


Mass Times.                  Mass Intentions.


Sun.         21st July.     Sean Keogan.

Breda & Molly Coleman and deceased Flynn Family members.

Tues.      23rd July.          9.30am.

Thurs.     25th July.         9.30am.    

Friday.    26th July.         7.30pm.    

Sun.         28th July.       11.00am.


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


Kilmore Diocesan PTAA Matt Talbot Sunday in Knock July 21st Bookings for the bus please contact Rosaleen on 087 245 0692 


 Denn G.F.C. Jubilee Celebrations; Thursday 1st - Sunday 4th August.

Thursday evening 1st  The launch of our 50th anniversary book will take place on August in the Recourse Centre in Crosskeys at 9pm. The book will be launched by Monsignor Liam Kelly. A night of celebration is in store, with music and refreshments complementing the formalities.

Friday Night 2nd  August in Conjunction with Drumavaddy Festival of the Hills

"The Life and Laughs of Denn GAA" followed by music & dancing.

Saturday 3rd August in St Matthew's Park Crosskeys at 10am the Gary Martin underage Memorial Tournament

Saturday evening at Mass to honour our club achievement and remember those no longer with us, at. 7.30pm in St. Matthews Park,

Also, on the evening our new facilities will be open and there will be a chance to have a look at our photo exhibition alongside some refreshment and a chance to catch up.

Sunday 4th August the Thomas Mc Givney underage Memorial Tournament at 2pm followed by "Its a Knockout " Denn style at 4pm - All in conjunction with the Community Fun Day.

Sunday Night 4th August the Unveiling of our "Laochra Gael" your opportunity to select your team from our four successful Championship Teams

Come along and enjoy the 50th year of our club together.


Pieta House Suicide Bereavement Liaison Service supporting individuals, families and communities who have been bereaved by suicide.  The contact telephone number for the Suicide Bereavement Liaison Officer in Cavan and Monaghan is 085 870 6591


Email:         Website:

Fr. Donal Kilduff:      049 4336102