St. Matthew’s Church, Drumavaddy.


 Mass Times.                                       Mass Intentions.


Sat.       29th Jan.    7.30pm.   John Pat, Susan and John Smith, Drumavaddy

Mon.    31st Jan.    7.15pm.   

Wed.      2nd Feb.    8.00pm.  Feast of the Presentation of Our Lord

Fri.        4th Feb.    8.30pm.

Sat.         5th Feb.   7.30pm.   


Dates for your diary.  Confirmation        14th May.

                                      First Communion   2nd April.


Offertory Collection 22nd Jan.            € 950


Eucharistic Minister.              Mary Gaffney.

Altar Society.                          Patricia Finlay


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.


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:


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 or for information ring Eileen on 049 4375004


St. Matthew’s Church, Crosskeys.

 Mass Times.                                    Mass Intentions.


Sun          30th Jan.  11.00am.    Molly Smith, Lackenduff, Months mind.

Tues.          1st Feb.    9.30am.   

Thurs          3rd Feb.  9.30am.   

Fri.            4th Feb.    7.30pm.    Andy Maguire. Loonogs.

Sun            6th Feb.  11.00am.    Teresa Keogan. 1st Ann.


Eucharistic Minister. February.        Oliver Finnegan.


Offertory Collection 23rd Jan.             € 1,055


Please collect your collection boxes for 2022 from the church.


First Friday:

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


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


Crosskeys National School welcomes enrolments for Jnr Infants and all other classes from January 6th 2022. Telephone on 049-4336704, any day from 10am-2pm or email 


Cuan Cancer Support Centre is a social support & wellness group for anyone who has had a cancer diagnosis & their family members. We offer a free & confidential counselling service to our service users & their families by appointment. Check out Cuans Website ( for more details on services or contact the centre Mon, Wed & Fri. 10am-1pm & 2-4pm. Ph:086 4556632 Email:


Annual Bishop MacKiernan Memorial lecture

A Bishop For The Shortest Time, Bishop Bernard Finegan, by Fr. Liam Kelly. online Tuesday 18th February at 7.30pm, accessible on and


Huge thank you to everyone who contributed to the C.A.P.S. CLG (Cavan Autism Parents Support) Church Gate Collection this year. Total raised in Crosskeys: €119.  


Email:         Website:

Fr. Donal Kilduff:      049 4336102