St. Matthew’s Church, Drumavaddy.




Mass Times.                     Mass Intentions.


Sat.        7th Aug.                      7.30pm.          Margaret Ward, Months Mind.

Mon.     9th Aug.    7.15pm.    

Wed.      11th Aug.  8.00pm.    John McKeown.

Sat.        14th Aug.  7.30pm.     Tom, Mick and Molly Cahill, Cornaseer.


Please pray for Bridie Cassidy (nee Gaffney) Carn/Cornawellis, who died on Friday. May she rest in peace.


Offertory Collection 31st July. €537.


Rosary Monday evening 6.50pm.



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


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.



Heritage Week History Talk   A history talk titled The First President of St Patrick's College, Cavan, Dr Bernard Finegan (1837-1887) will be given by Msgr Liam Kelly via zoom on Thursday 19th August at 7.30pm.                                 

This is a lecture to mark the 150th Anniversary of the laying of the foundation stone of the College on 23 May 1871. If you would like to link in to this talk please email the Pastoral Centre in Cavan and they will send you a link. The Pastoral Centre email address is



Please bring your refuse home from the cemeteries in Crosskeys and Drumavaddy. Old wreaths and flowers should not be thrown about.





St. Matthew’s Church, Crosskeys.




Mass Times.                  Mass Intentions.


Sun.       8th Aug.  11.00am.       Patsy & Dot Fay and deceased family   members.

Tues.      10th Aug.    9.30am.    

Thurs     12th Aug.    9.30am.    

Fri.         13th Aug.    7.30pm.     Nobby, Ned, Sadie and Dollie McMahon.

Sun.       15th Aug.  11.00am.     Anna, Paddy & Luke Byrd.

                                                    Br. Oliver, & Paddy Brady  & deceased family members. Banaho.

Offertory Collection. 1st Aug. €435. 


Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament  in Crosskeys Church on each Tuesday from 10.00am to 6.00pm.   New members are being sought to do an hour’s adoration, preferably between 1.00pm and 2.00pm and 2.00pm and 3.00pm.  If you can attend please telephone 087-2549960



A vacancy has presented for a Part time position with the community based employment for members of the farming community.

For details contact RSS, Cavan County Local Development 087 1463539


SOSAD Cavan  run a Suicide Bereavement Support Group every second Monday from 7pm to 9pm in the Farnham Hotel, Cavan town.

This group is for anyone who has lost a loved one to suicide.  

For further information contact SOSAD on 049 4326339


Congratulations to Thomas Patrick Corrigan, a native of the parish of Lurgan, will celebrate the Profession of Solemn Vows of the Franciscan Friars of the Third Order Regular, on (tomorrow) Thursday 5th August.


Thomas is nephew of Canon P.J. Corrigan, RIP.

We wish Thomas every joy and blessing I his ministry.



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Fr. Donal Kilduff:      049 4336102