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

St. Matthew’s Church, Drumavaddy.



Mass Times.                                     Mass Intentions.


Sat.           25th  Dec.                7.30pm.         

Mon.        27th Dec.                  7.15pm.         

Wed.        29th Dec.                  8.00pm.  

Sat.             1st Jan.                  7.30pm.          Rosaleen Sheridan Months Mind.



Offertory Collection 18th Dec.            €1,470


Eucharistic Minister.              Ned Brady.



Messenger Money and weekly collections for 2021 now due.


Rosary Monday evening 6.50pm.



The Spiritual Accompaniment Ministry is a one-to-one confidential service inviting individuals to explore the meaning of their lives within a faith context.  It seeks to help participants meet God in the ordinary and everyday experiences of life. Anyone wishing to avail of the skills of a trained lay spiritual director to accompany them on their life journey is welcome to contact the Kilmore Diocesan Pastoral Centre, Cullies Cavan on 049 4375004 and make an enquiry. A voluntary contribution would be welcomed, but is not essential.


Accord Pre-Marriage Courses 2022 Pre-Marriage Courses for those planning to get married will be held in the Kilmore Diocesan Pastoral Centre in Cavan (H12E5C7) on 19th February and 9th April 2022. These are five hour courses from 10am to 4pm. Book on-line at www.accord.ie or for information ring Eileen on 049 4375004




St. Matthew’s Church, Crosskeys.

 Mass Times.                                    Mass Intentions.


Sun            26th Dec.  11.00am.  Laurence, Brigid, Charlie and deceased Hyland family members.

Tues.          28th Dec.     9.30am.

Thurs          30th Dec.    9.30am

Fri.             31st Dec.    7.30pm. Tony and Eileen Brady, Kilnacor.

Sun              2nd Jan.  11.00am.



Your prayers are requested for the happy repose of Molly Smith, Lackenduff, who died during the week. May she rest in peace.


Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament in Crosskeys Church on each Tuesday from 10.00am to 6.00pm.  


Crosskeys National School welcomes enrolments for Junior Infants and all other classes from January 6th 2022. Please contact the school by telephone on 049-4336704, any day from 10am-2pm

or email enrolment@crosskeysns.ie 


Pope Francis has always been a champion of intergenerational dialogue and in 2018 commissioned a book which shares the insights of older people from around the globe with young people today.  

Now Netflix has produced a new four-part documentary, Stories of a Generation, inspired by this beautifully-produced, heart-warming and wise book. It is set for Netflix global release on Christmas Day 2021.

 Watch the trailer here:  https://youtu.be/MNfGamlwy3Y



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

Fr. Donal Kilduff:      049 4336102