St. Matthew’s Church, Drumavaddy.


Mass Times.                           Mass Intentions.


Sat. 23rd. Nov.          7.30pm. James and Mary McPhillips, Ardlougher.

Mon. 25th Nov.            7.15pm.

Wed. 27th Nov.             8.00pm.      November list of the dead.

Sat.  30th . Nov.         7.30pm. Frank and Mary Finnegan. Joe Smith and deceased family. Jim and Tess Cobey and deceased family.


Dates for your diary.

First Confessions.          11.30am.    11th March 2020

Confirmation.                3.00pm.    26th April 2020.

First Communion.        11.00am.      9th May 2020.


Church Collection:

Drumavaddy.      Sat.  16th  Nov.  €1384.

Crosskeys.           Sun  17th  Nov  €636.50.


Collectors for December 2019.  Brian Finnegan, Michael Kane & Brian Conaty.


Denn GFC.  A.G.M. will take place in the Resource Centre, Crosskeys on Sunday 1st December.  Nomination/Motion forms have being distributed to club members and we encourage all members to actively participate in the future of our club.


Denn GFC Blotto. Winning Number's​ 12 ,18 ,20 ,27. No Jackpot winner.

€25 winners Bartley Hyland, Tracey McCabe, Larrigan, John McEvoy, Lisreagh
Barry Coyle, Declan Finnegan.

Next draw in The Crosskeys Inn on​ Monday 25th November. Jackpot €4,000


Camogie All Ireland Final 

Here we are on Nov 24th, ready to embrace an All Ireland Camogie Final. 

Thanks to everyone who has supported us along the way. 

We hope you will follow us on our journey to Athleague, Co. Roscommon at 2pm. 

As a club we are very proud of this achievement. Best Wishes to this committed panel of 26 girls, their managers and everyone who has helped make this journey a reality ! An Dinn Abú


Denn Toddler Playgroup will hold its AGM in Crosskeys Resource Centre on the 2nd of December at 8.30pm. All are welcome. 


Age and opportunity.

The annual Christmas party will take place on Sunday 8th December.


 An Advent Service of Carols and Readings will take place in The Conaty Chapel of the Kilmore Diocesan Pastoral Centre, Cullies, Cavan, on the First Sunday of Advent, 1 December 2019, at 5:30p.m., featuring the Cavan Rugby Club Male Voice Choir under the direction of Dr. Ann-Noelle Bennett.  All are welcome to attend this special event.  Light refreshments will be served afterwards.


St. Matthew’s Church, Crosskeys.


Mass Times.                  Mass Intentions.


Sun.    24th Nov.   11.00am.            November list of the dead.

Tues.   26th Nov.    9.30am.  

Thurs. 28th Nov.    9.30pm.

Fri.     29th Nov.     7.30 pm.           November list of the dead.

Sun.      1st Dec.     11.00am.            Steven Smith. 5th Anniversary.


The Irish Cancer Society is looking for volunteers to drive patients to and from their chemotherapy treatments in all public hospitals nationwide. Volunteers will need their own car but all expenses are paid. If you have 2 free days a month (Monday – Friday) and an active email address we would love to hear from you. Please call Laura on 01 2310 594, email or go to for more information.


The annual St.Vincent De Paul collection takes place  during the month of December.Donations may be left in the Vincent's shop in Ballyjamesduff. If any family or individual needs assistance  please call the  SVP freephone number 1800677777.


An Evening of Prayer and Healing led by Fr Owen Gorman will take place in the Kilmore Diocesan Pastoral Centre, Cavan on Thursday November 28th at 7.30pm with Rosary, Holy Mass, Eucharistic Exposition and Benediction and the laying on of hands.  Confessions from 6.30pm.  Enq:  087 2549960


Flower arranging, Christmas wreaths etc. Classes will take place in the Resource Centre, Crosskeys, Thursday 28th November and 5th December at 8.00pm. Contact Kathleen at (087) 9461185 to book a place.


The  Cavan Branch of Alzheimer Society of Ireland are holding their AGM meeting on this Monday 25th of November 2019. The meeting takes place in the Farnham Arms hotel, Cavan at 8pm .  Everyone is welcome so many people living with Dementia both they  & their families need our support.

Please come & give your support. Further information contact Carol 087224096, or Claire 0852562482.


“Festive Flavours is a fundraiser for Cavan/Monaghan Oncology Unit and Crosserlough GFC & takes place on 3/12/19 at 7pm in Cavan Crystal Hotel.

The evening includes a Christmas Market, Live Music, Mulled wine on arrival followed by a cookery demonstration by our impressive line up of well known chefs and drinks experts.

Tickets are €20 and available on or by contacting Diane McEnerney 086-8385222 or Ursula Brady 087 9892121”   



Email:         Website:

Fr. Donal Kilduff:      049 4336102