St. Matthew’s Church, Drumavaddy.



Mass Times.                      Mass Intentions.


Sat.    5th Sept.     7.30pm.    Kathleen & John Joe Kiernan and  Molly Carling.

Mon.  7th Sept       7.30pm.    Special Intention

Wed.  9th Sept.      8.00pm.  

Sat.    12th Sept.     7.30pm.  Shane and Eabha Cahill, Drumavaddy.


Rosary Monday evening 6.50pm


Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament. Wednesday 6.00-9.00pm.


Offertory Collection

29th August.                                 Drumavaddy. €347.


Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament. Tuesday 10am – 6.00pm.

If you can attend between 2 and 3pm please contact Anna Brady.


In view of restrictions to numbers that may attend Masses, only one intention will be accepted for Masses celebrated in Drumavaddy and Crosskeys.

It would be appreciated if all family intentions were included on one date, rather than on various dates throughout the year, to facilitate everyone.


Congratulations to:


Aoife Brady,                 Emma Heaslip,

Emily Smith,                Shane Cobey,

Evan Conaty,               Megan Smith,

Vanessa Smith,             Jayden Smith,

Emma Smith,               Grace Hyland


who received the Sacrament of Confirmation in Crosskeys this weekend. 




St. Matthew’s Church, Crosskeys.


Mass Times.                        Mass Intentions.


Sun.  6th Sept.  11.00am.     Kevin, Mary and Tom GormleyGallonglebe.

Tues. 8th  Sept.  9.30am. 

Thurs 10th Sept.  9.30am.      

Fri.     11th Sept.    7.30pm.    Thomas and Anne Murphy, Lislea and Owen Lynch, Crossdrum, Oldcastle.

Sun.    13th Sept.  11.00am.     John (50th Ann)  & Mary (25th Ann) Brady, Pullakeel.


Due to the recent resignation of Oliver Ferguson, who has provided great service to the parish for so many years, the position of Sacristan in St. Matthew’s Church, Crosskeys will be advertised in due course.


 Dates for your diary.

First Communion.           17th October 2020.


Breffni Community Employment:


We currently have positions available on our Community Employment scheme for the following positions.

Clerical/Receptionist: Cavan Digital Hub or Cana House Cavan

Shop Assistant: Vincent’s Shop- Cavan town,

Driver/Programme Assistant: IWA Cavan


If you are unemployed, aged 21 years or over and currently in receipt of a qualifying social welfare payment for 12 months or more this might be an opportunity to get back into employment.

If you are interested please call Mary on 049-4361519 or email for further details.



Email:         Website:

Fr. Donal Kilduff:      049 4336102