top of page


Masses this week in our Parish

Cathedral Monday – Friday 10am

Saturday 10am & 7.30pm (vigil)

Sunday 8.30am, 10am, 11.30am

St. Clare’s Chapel Sunday 10.45am Monday and Tuesday 7.30pm

St Brigid’s Killygarry Sunday 9.30am Friday 7.30pm

St Aidan’s Butlersbridge Sunday 10.30am Wednesday & Friday 7.30pm

Eucharistic Procession Sunday 11 June 2023

To celebrate the Feast of Corpus Christi this Sunday there will be a Eucharistic Procession through the town following 11.30am Mass in the Cathedral. The procession will travel via Church St, Main St, Bridge St., Abbey St and returning to the Cathedral on Farnham St. A prominent place in the procession will be reserved for children who received sacraments this year who attend with their parents/guardians.

Blessing of Graves 2023 Cullies – Sunday 25 June 1pm Killygarry – Sunday 2 July after 11am Mass NOTE CHANGE OF TIME Please note that the time of the Blessing of Graves in Killygarry has changed. Mass will be at 11am followed by the Blessing of Graves. Urney – Saturday 5 August 7.30pm Butlersbridge – Sunday 6 August after 10.30am Mass

St Clare’s Chapel ADORATION

Eucharistic Adoration St Clare's Chapel Sunday 11th June (Feast of Corpus Christi)

In order to facilitate people who wish to participate in the Eucharistic Procession through the town following the 11.30am mass at the Cathedral, Eucharistic Adoration will commence at 2pm in St Clare' s on that day rather than the usual time of 11.20am.

Eucharistic Adoration 11am to 7pm daily. In order to facilitate social distancing, it will be held in the main part of the church until further notice. New members to undertake 1 hour of pray per week in the presence of the Blessed of the Sacrament are especially welcome. Contact Liam at 087 2358440 to arrange your hour.

Next Sunday’s Readings

1st Reading: Ex 19:2-6

2nd Reading: Rm 5:6-11

Psalm 99

Gospel: Mt 9:36-10:8

CONFESSIONS in Cathedral Saturday 2.30pm – 3pm

Baptisms in our Parish Booking essential at 049 4331404. Please give 4 -6 weeks notice.

Recent Baptisms

We welcome into the Christian Community Ivy McIntyre, Caoimhe Fox, Efemuna Okoro, Lily Brady & all who were baptised recently.

Butlersbridge Church Choir is seeking new members due to falling numbers. All are welcome. Anyone who is interested in joining please contact Carmel English on 086 8281295.

Christian Meditation every Thursday evening at 7pm in the Conference Room at the back of the Cathedral. Everyone welcome.

Addiction 5 Step Support Service

Are you affected by the misuse of alcohol or other drugs by another individual? 5 Step Support can help you; it is a free, non-judgemental, one - one consultation service. Putting your needs and wellbeing first, helping you manage often stressful, difficult and emotional issues. If you would like further information, please contact 071 9150578 / 085 875 9319 or email You don’t have to be addicted to suffer from addiction!

Are you affected by someone else’s drinking? AL ANON meeting every Friday morning at St Patrick’s College, Cavan at 10.30am in Conaty Centre (Pastoral Centre)

Breifne Historical Society lecture by Msgr Liam Kelly “The Boxer and the Chalice: American Links to Local History” Launch of Breifne Journal and AGM of the Society at 7.30pm on Thursday 15th June in the Farnham Arms Hotel. Everyone is welcome, free of charge.

Cavan Social Services in the Cavan Day Centre, Cathedral Rd. on Wednesdays: 10.30am-12noon Exercise & Line Dancing; 3pm – 5pm Knitting & Crochet Thursday 8.30pm Whist. New members welcome.

Cavan Town Mens Shed meet at rear of Cana House, Farnham St. Monday, Wednesday & Friday 10am – 1pm. New members always welcome.

FREE Training in Suicide Awareness and Prevention - Friday 7th July, 9.30 am – 1.00 pm Conaty Centre, Cullies, Cavan, H12 E5C7 safeTALK is an internationally recognised half-day training programme that supports participants to recognise and engage persons who might be having thoughts of suicide, and to connect them with community resources. The programme stresses safety while challenging taboos that inhibit open talk about suicide. To book a place log on to (ctrl & click): ttps:// or contact the HSE Resource Officer for Suicide Prevention, Cavan Monaghan: Email: , telephone 086 1717 563

GIVE BLOOD – Support your local blood clinic at Hotel Kilmore Monday – Thursday, 12th June – 15th June, 4pm – 8pm. Give blood, save lives. Call 1800 222 111 to book an appointment.

Killeshandra Camino Calling – Saturday 17th June in the captivating surrounds of Killeshandra. Long distance 35.5km walk through the beautiful lake-dotted landscapes of Killeshandra and beyond in the heart of the Cuilcagh Lakelands Geopark. Follow the Killeshandra Camino Facebook page for up-to-date information on all things related to Cavan’s first ever Camino. Fee: €40 (excl. booking fee) includes map, drinks/fruit en route, hot dinner at the finish and a passport plus commemorative Certificate of Completion.!

Samaritans Church Gate Collection this weekend, 10th & 11th June. Please support.

Wonder Women’s Group in Teach Oscail, 31 Church St., cavan – Art class – 6th & 20th June at 2pm. New members welcome.

Numbers you may find useful to have

ALONE (Support for Elderly): 0818 222024

AWARE (Support for anxious/depressed): 1800 80 48 48

BODYWHYS (support for those affected by eating disorders) 01 2107906

CHILDLINE (Support for Children) 1800 666 666

MABS (money advice & budgeting service) 0818 07 2000

MEN’S AID (Domestic Abuse/Violence) 01 5543811

PIETA HOUSE (Mental Health) 1800 247 247

SAMARITANS (Someone to Talk to) 116 123

SOSAD phone line 24 hours a day – 049 4326339

TERMANN (Domestic Abuse): 085 8102433

WOMEN’S AID (Domestic Abuse/Violence) 1800 341 900

Mass Intentions for this week

Saturday 10th 7.30pm

Brother Clement Brady & deceased family members, Greenfield

Willie McGovern, Pullamore; James & Annie Graham, St Phelim’s Place

Anthony Brady, Reaske & deceased family members

Sunday 11th 8.30am

Special Intention

Sunday 11th 10am

Agnes Fitzpatrick, Highfield Rd.

Nellie Lee, Castlemanor & Ballyjamesduff

Special Intention

Sunday 11th 11.30am

Sr Christine Reilly, Pakistan & Loughduff

Ann & Dick Glynn, Richmond Rd., Dublin

Jene Gaffney & deceased family members

Monday 12th 10am

Bronistaw Bocian

Tuesday 13th 10am

Edmund Palomares

Wednesday 14th 10am

Special Intention

Thursday 15th 10am

Delia & Hugh Smith; Kathleen Maguire

Friday 16th 10am

Brian Lynch, Crubany

Saturday 17th 10am

Micheal O’Reilly, Kilsallagh, Ballinagh

Saturday 17th 7.30pm

Mary Molloy (Esposito), Swellan & New York

Seamus McCormack, Billis

Oliver & Mary Young, Farnham Rd.

William McCabe, Drumheckna

Sunday 18th 8.30am

People of the Parish

Sunday 18th 10am

Available for Intentions

Sunday 18th 11.30am

Enda McGowan, Elmbank Drive Moya Sharkey, St Phelim’s Place, daughter Breda Campbell, son Jimmy and granddaughter Naomi. Jim McDermott, Drumanavanagh


Sunday 11th 10.45am

Peggy Brady, St Phelim’s Place [Month’s Mind]

Monday 12th 7.30pm

Michael & Bridget McDermott, Drumelis & Pat Lynch, Poles

Tuesday 13th 7.30pm

Frankie Johnston, Kilnavara Heights

Sunday 18th 10.45am

Available for Intentions


Sunday 11th 9.30am

Darren Maloney, Glasdrumman

Jack, Mary & Raymond Reilly, Edenticlare

Friday 16th 7.30pm

Mary & John Lynch, Aughnaskerry

Saturday 17th 2pm

Liam & Margaret Cooke, Loreto Wood [Month’s Mind]

Sunday 18th 9.30am

Michael Shiels, Lismullig & grandson Christopher; Thomas & Mary Ann Shiels & deceased members of Shiels family,Jim & Margaret O’Reilly & deceased of O’Reilly family, Pullamore;

Jim McDermott & Catherine Tierney


Sunday 11th 10.30am

People of the Parish

Wednesday 14th 7.30pm

Greta & Tom Brogan & deceased family members

Friday 16th 7.30pm

Angela McConnell, Butlersbridge; Annie & Andrew McConnell, Gortnakesh

Sunday 18th 10.30am

Kathy & Sean O’Hare, Hackelty, Butlersbridge

Recent Posts

See All

Christmas 2023 Newsletter

Masses this week in our Parish Cathedral Monday – Friday 10am Saturday 10am & 7.30pm (vigil) Sunday 8.30am, 10am, 11.30am Vigil 9pm Monday CHRISTMAS DAY 10am & 11.30am St. Clare’s Chapel Sunda


bottom of page