St. Matthew’s Church, Drumavaddy.



Mass Times.                           Mass Intentions.


Sat.         8th June    7.30pm.  Christine Martin, Drumcrow.

Mon.     10th June.  7.15pm.               

Wed.     12th June.  8.00pm                James & Margaret Nulty, Pullakeel.

Sat.       15th June    7.30pm.  Margaret and Gary Martin.


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.


Parish of Denn Pastoral Council will meet in the sacristy, Drumavaddy at 8.30pm on Monday 10th June.


Church Collection: Sat 25th /Sunday 26th May

Crosskeys:          Offertory  725.

Drumavaddy:     Offertory  300.


Denn GFC Blotto.     Winning Number's 6,16, 22, 23. No Jackpot winner.

€25 winners: Michael Tierney, Lavey, Olivia Kiernan, Pullakeel, Sean Lee, Ranrenagh, Geraldine Lynch, Carrickatubber, Phelim Donohoe, Ardkill

Next draw in The Crosskeys Inn on Monday 10th June.  Jackpot €2800.


Denn Text Alert : Our Property Marking  takes place 4th - 10th June.  Have your EIRCODE engraved on your farm and garden equipment, tools, bicycles, laptops etc. This coupled with appropriate signage has been proven to reduce burglaries and thefts. It allows Gardaí to detect, identify and return stolen property to its rightful owner.  Cost €1 per item. Book an appointment ASAP.    

Drumavaddy: Contact Mary 0863923174   Crosskeys: Contact Mae 0861096698


Lavey Ladies GAA 6th Annual 5k/10k Fun Run is on Sunday June 16th in aid of Ballyjamesduff Cancer Support Fund.  Registration starts at 11am at Lavey Community Centre.  The Run starts at 12.30.  €10 for Adults, €5 for kids €20 for family.  Get your running shoes on for a great local cause.


Retreat for Lay people. After the resounding success of the retreat in February Jim Browne will return to the Pastoral Centre, Cavan on July 6th and 7th.

Jim Browne is a relation of Fr. Patrick Peyton (The Rosary Priest). Jim came to a powerful conversion through Mary in Medjugorje, Soon thereafter he was enlightened with an understanding of Holy Scripture.

Booking is essential, places are limited. To book call Patricia on 086 3140814





St. Matthew’s Church, Crosskeys.



Mass Times.                  Mass Intentions.


Sun.       9th June. 11.00am         Thomas Smith, Lismeen. Month’s Mind.

Tues.   11th June.    9.30am       

Thurs  13th June.    9.30am      

Fri.      14th June.    7.30pm        Paul Courtney.

                                                         Anna Mae & Joseph Smith.

                                                         Eamon, Annie & Terence Lynch.

Sun.     16th June. 11.00am        Bernard & Beatrice Cooke.

Noel, Mona & Seamus McDonnell and baby Catherine.


Kilmore Diocesan Pilgrimage to Knock will take place on Sunday, the 16th of June. Ceremonies will begin at 2:30pm. 


Diocesan Celebration for Bishop Leo O’Reilly - There will be a concelebrated Mass in the Cavan Cathedral, on the Feast of Pentecost, Sunday 9th June 2019, at 3:00p.m. to mark the Golden Jubilee of Bishop O'Reilly's Ordination to the Priesthood and also his recent retirement as Bishop of Kilmore.  Bishop Leo will be the principal celebrant and the homily will be given by Mons. Liam Kelly,Diocesan Administrator.  There will be an informal reception afterwards in St. Patrick's College.  All are welcome to attend.


A fundraising Golf Classic in aid of the Kilmore Diocesan Pastoral Centre (the old St. Patrick's College building) will take place on Friday 28 June in the County Cavan Golf Club beginning at 8:30a.m.  Parishes have been invited to sponsor one team for this event.  If you would like to be part of a parish team, please contact your parish priest.  Alternatively, please contact the Centre on 049 4375004 for further information or if you would like to register your own team of four players for €200 per team or a special early-bird rate of €180 if your team can tee off between 8:30a.m. and 11:00a.m.  

A Medjugorje Afternoon of Prayer through the intercession of our Lady will take place in the Kilmore Diocesan Pastoral Centre, Cavan on Sunday June 16th at 3pm with rosary, Holy Mass and Eucharistic Adoration and Benediction.  Celebrant Fr John Hogan.  Enquiries:  087 2549960


Monthly Healing Mass. Monday June 10th at 8pm in St Louis Convent Chapel Monaghan. Celebrant; Fr. Callistus Isara,   Rosary at 7.30pm all welcome.


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Fr. Donal Kilduff:      049 4336102