St. Matthew’s Church, Drumavaddy.



Mass Times.                           Mass Intentions.


Sat.       29th June.     7.30pm.     Noel Wright.

Mon.      1st July.     7.15pm.

Wed.      3rd July.       8.00pm.   

Fri.        5th July.     8.30pm.    

Sat.         6th July.      7.30pm. Michael Smith, Creamfield..


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.


First Friday: Fr. Donal will visit the sick and housebound at the usual times.


Church Collection: Sat 22nd/ Sun. 23rd June

Drumavaddy Collection €430

Crosskeys Collection      €690         Candles €180.


Ministry Rota for July.



Collectors .        Sean Gaffney, Michael Cahill, Darren Shannon.

Reader:             Linda McSherry.

Altar Society:     Rosaleen Cooke, Mary McPhillips. 



Collectors: Paul Hyland, Banaho & Thomas Smyth, Lishenry.

Altar Society: Bridget Brady, Elaine McDonald & Eileen Hyland.


Denn GFC Blotto.     Winning Number's 5,16, 17, 25. No Jackpot winner.

€25 winners: Sean Gaffney, Lishenry, Leah Smith, Kilnacor, Peter Murray, Ranrenagh, Judy Kiernan, Ryefort, Cavell Keogan. Next draw in The Tank on Monday 1st July. Jackpot €2950


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


The Alzheimer support Groups next meeting is next Thursday 4th of July at 8pm. In the Bridge street Centre, Bridge St, Cavan . Family members & friends who are taking care of a loved one with Alzheimer's are very welcome. Further information contact Carole 0862240963 or Claire 0852562482. Please note there will be no support group meeting in August.


St. Matthew’s Church, Crosskeys.



Mass Times.                  Mass Intentions.


Sun.     30th  June. 11.00am       Aidan Geraghty 1st Anniversary Mass.

Tues.      2nd July.      9.30am.

Thurs.    4th July.      9.30am.   

Friday.   5th July.      7.30pm.    Jack and Agnes Conaty.

Sun.         7th July.    Teresa Donohoe


Breifne Historical Society Summer Tour on Saturday 13th July 2019 to include a visit to Drumlane Abbey and Belturbet Railway Station followed by refreshments.

Bus leaving from the Cathedral, Farnham St., Cavan at 1pm.  Booking essential by Monday 8 July. Cost €20. Phone Phyl 087 2069105, Maria 087 6790667.

All Welcome.

Cavan Macra na Feirme will be celebrating 70 years in the Cavan Crystal Hotel in the 13th July. We will also be celebrating the huge achievement of our member Thomas Duffy on becoming the 2019-2021 Macra president. We are looking for any old photos, books, trophies and awards you may have for the night. For more information contact Amanda - 086 208 5645 or Anne Marie - 086 166 1169 or email Your support is greatly appreciated.  


Irish Wheelchair Associations Coastal Camino 2019

This exciting walk is suitable for people of all age groups and all levels of fitness, following a beautiful trail of 103km from the maritime city of Vigo to wonderful Santiago de Compostela next October.

All funds raised will go directly towards helping us to continue to deliver vital services to people with disabilities in your community.

Check out this link for more information: or contact:

Jacqui O’Connor on 086 1284124 or by email on


Congratulations to all the local cyclists who are took  part in The Croagh Patrick to Ballinagh Cycle Challenge 2019 on Sat June 29th   (192k) and also to all who contributed to the Charity Fund. Welcome Home Party in Ballinagh at 8.30 pm.


Positive Age Trip to Oslo 2019. Monday 9th to Monday 16th September 2019.

Local pickup and transfer to Dublin Airport. Direct Flight to Oslo 7 Night stay in quality Hotel. 4 X Lunch 7 X Evening Meals. Evening entertainment by Dessie Ronan. Transfers from Hotel to Oslo Airport. Direct flight to Dublin and return to Base. Travel Insurance and current Passport essential. No refunds of deposits will be given. Total All In Price €1195.00

Deposit of €400 by July 1st followed by €400 by  31st July and balance by Wed. 21st August 2019. Contact. 049 438 0725. email:


Email:         Website:

Fr. Donal Kilduff:      049 4336102