St. Matthew’s Church, Drumavaddy.


Mass Times.                               Mass Intentions.


Sat.     25th Feb.    7:30pm  Louis, Peggy Galligan and deceased  family, Corrawellis.

Mon.  27th Feb.     7.15pm. Johnnie Smith, Pullabawn.

Wed.     1st Mar.    8.00pm.   Margaret and Michael Smith, Creamfield.

Fri.        3rd Mar.   8.30pm.              

Sat.       4th Feb.    7:30pm  Thomas and Rose Galligan and baby Thomas, Denbawn.


Dates for your diary.

Confirmation.            11.00am.    11th March 2023.

First Communion.     11.00am.      6th May 2023.

             Cemetery Sunday Crosskeys     30th July

                                              Drumavaddy.  6th August.


Reader for March.                            Evelyn Callaghan

Altar Society March.                         Connie Pickins, Caroline Ashfield, Olivia Martin.

Eucharistic minister 4th March.         Teresa Callaghan..


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


Church Collection: 18th February Drumavaddy: €1,057


UNDERSTANDING THE GOSPEL OF ST. MATTHEW: a six- week bible study course taught by Bishop-Emeritus Leo O’Reilly - will run on Thursdays starting on Thursday 23 February 2023 from 7:30pm to 9:00pm. in the Kilmore Diocesan Pastoral Centre, Cullies, Cavan H12 E5C7. The session scheduled for Thursday 16 March 2023 will take place on Wednesday 15 March 2023. 

A voluntary contribution to cover costs is invited. 


Co. Cavan Motor Club are hosting their Annual Night Navigation trial of 25th February. While roads in the area will not be closed, there will be an extra volume of traffic on the road between the hours of 9.00pm and 1.00am.

Further information from Sean 086-8881121


Breifne Historical Society host a lecture by Professor Micheal O'Siochru (TCD) in the Johnston Library Cavan on Thursday 9 March at 7 pm

'Contested legacies: the afterlife of Oliver Cromwell'. Free event, all welcome.


St. Matthew’s Church, Crosskeys.


Mass Times.                                     Mass Intentions.


Sun.        26th Feb.  11.00am.            Philip Costello. 3rd Anniversary.

Tues.       28th Feb.    9.30am.           

Thurs        2nd Mar.   9.30am.           Deceased McDermott and Hyland families.

Fri.            3rd Mar.   7.30pm. Ann and Joe Brady and DFM, Tullytrain.

Sun.          5th Feb.  11.00am.            Paddy Brady, Banaho.


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


Church Collection: 19th February €815


First Friday visitation. Fr. Kilduff will visit sick and housebound on his usual route on Friday next.


Ministries for March.

Collectors.                  Michael Smith, Lishenry Lane, Barry Smith, Tullytrain.

Altar Society             Kathleen Reilly & Catherine Tierney

Eucharistic minister. Geraldine Smith


Ballyjamesduff outdoor Country Market, Saturday 31st.July 10am to 4pm...Delicious Food, Coffee and crafts. Please support local.


Crosserlough ICA host Ladies Night. Crosserlough Old School. Tuesday 7th March at 7.30pm. Guest speaker Fiona Colwell. Image consultant.

Everyone welcome.


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


Readers. There has been a custom that a member of the family, for whom an Anniversary Mass is offered, to read at the Mass. Please consider this.

On other occasions, it is proposed that a rota be established. If you would consider exercising this ministry, please contact Fr Donal. Mass leaflets are available one month in advance. Training or practice can be arranged, if required.


 Music/ Choir.

Anybody interested in re-establishment of music / choir are asked to contact Fr Donal to discuss same.


Fr. Donal Kilduff: 049 4336102

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