St. Matthew’s Church, Drumavaddy.


Mass Times.                           Mass Intentions.


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

Fri.          2nd Aug.     8.30pm.

Sun.         4th Aug.    11.00am.   Kathleen Hyland.


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 20th / Sun. 21st July

Drumavaddy Collection €505

Crosskeys Collection       Offertory collection - €1,660.00.

Cemetery collection - €,2,070.00.


Blessing of the graves.      Drumavaddy   4th August 2019.

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


Ministry Rota for August.



Collectors .        Mary Donohoe, Ryefort, Sean Gaffney, Crimlin.

Patsy Lynch, Tommy Kiernan.

Altar Society:     Anne Clarke, Philomena Reilly. 



Collectors .           Eugene Smith & John McBreen.

Altar Society.     Maura and Kay Smith.



Denn GFC Blotto.     Winning Number's 1, 18,25,30. No Jackpot winner.

€25 winners: Finn Heaslip, Killynanum, Andrew Stafford, Tonylion, Dan Levy c/o The Tank, Philip Galligan, Martin & Marianne Cahill

Next draw in The Tank on Monday 29th July. Jackpot €3150


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


The Soul Sanctuary (formerly Kilnacrott Abbey), Ballyjamesduff . Thursday evening the 1st August at 7pm , there will be a talk by Anne, a lay apostle, followed by adoration of the Blessed Sacrament. Confession available. Everyone welcome. For further information call 049 437 3040 or email




St. Matthew’s Church, Crosskeys.


Mass Times.                  Mass Intentions.


Sun.         28th July.       11.00am.

Friday.      2nd Aug.         7.30pm.    Tommy & Kathleen Conaty and deceased  members of the Cooke Family, Killanure.

Sat.            3rd Aug.   7.30pm.    Past members of Denn GFC.

Mass on Saturday 3rd August will take place at Denn GFC Football Grounds.


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


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/


 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.  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