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Palm Sunday 10 April 2022

Palms will be blessed at all Masses this weekend

CONFESSIONS in Cathedral

Wednesday 13th April 4pm to 7pm

Easter Saturday 16th 2.30pm -3.30pm

Parish Pastoral Council Election 2022

The Pastoral Council is to work alongside the priest to build up the faith in the parish community. They will assess what are the spiritual and pastoral needs of the parish and initiate practical action to address those needs. Above all, they will endeavour to bring out the gifts that so many in our community have and to invite people to use their gifts and talents for the good of the parish.Please place your Ballot in the boxes provided in all churches this weekend

Masses this week in our Parish

Cathedral MondayWednesday 10am

Vigil Saturday 9pm, Sunday 8.30am, 10am, 11.30am

St. Clare’s Chapel Monday – Wednesday 7.30am; Monday 7.30pm

St. Brigid’s Church, Killygarry Tuesday 7.30pm;

Saturday Easter Vigil 9pm, Sunday 9.30am

St. Aidan’s Church, Butlersbridge Wednesday 7.30pm; Saturday Easter Vigil 9pm,

Sunday 10.30am

Baptisms in our Parish

Booking essential at 049 4331404 Please give 4-6weeks notice.

Recent Baptisms We welcome into the Christian Community

Alison Lynch, Frankie Bolger & all who were baptised recently

Mass Cards, Sympathy Cards, Get Well Cards and Mass Bouquets are available to purchase in the Cathedral Bookshop (open at weekend Masses) and also from the Presbytery.

Eucharistic Adoration St Clare’s Chapel

11am to 7pm daily. Holy Week Eucharistic Adoration

Adoration finishes at 6pm on Holy Thursday and recommences at 11am on Easter Sunday.

Easter Sunday 17 April 2022

1st Reading: Acts 10:334. 37-43

2nd Reading: Colossians 3:1-4

Psalm 117

Gospel: John 20:1-9

ACCORD Cavan is currently recruiting interested people to assist in the provision of Marriage Preparation Programmes. Formal training will be provided in presenting and facilitating their programmes. For more information or if you wish to receive an application form you can email or contact Aisling on 01 5053112 or Eileen on 049 4375004 This year ACCORD is celebrating 60 years supporting couples and families.

Killygarry Apostolic Society

Cake Sale and Floral Arrangement sale on Easter Sunday after 9.30am Mass in Killygarry Church. All proceeds to the Missions. All support much appreciated.

KILMORE DIOCESAN ANNUAL PILGRIMAGE TO LOURDES will take place from 8-13 July led by Bishop Martin Hayes.Unfortunately due to Covid restrictions it will not be possible to take assisted pilgrims. Bookings at Cavan Travel, Main St., Cavan.

CHY3 FORMS It would be much appreciated if you could sign and return the CHY 3 form if one was included with your receipt.

Blessing of Graves 2022

Sunday 26 June Cullies at 1pm

Sunday 3 July Killygarry 9.30am Mass followed by Blessing of Graves

Sunday 7 August Butlersbridge 10.30am Mass followed by Blessing of Graves

Legion of Mary Meetings continue on Tuesdays at 8pm in the Cathedral.

Numbers you may find useful to have

ALONE (Support for Elderly): 0818 222024

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

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

Contributions towards upkeep of our Priests and Bishop

These are our account details if you wish to contribute to the upkeep of our priests in the parish. You can make a once off payment or set up a standing order.

Name of bank account Parish of Urney and Annagelliff Monthly Collection Account

Account number: 58366057


IBAN: IE85 AIBK 9320 5158 3660 57

Bank name and address: AIB, 41 Main St., Cavan

Thank you to all who contribute by envelope weekly and monthly and to all who contribute by standing order. Your generosity is much appreciated.

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:

Holy Water is available in the Cathedral. Ask Maura, the Sacristan.

Lough Derg 2022

One Day Retreats: May 1, 2,7, 10, 15, 17, 22, 24, 29, 30.

August 20, 22, 23, 27, 28, 29. Adm. €45 booking essential at 071 9861518

3 Day Retreats: June, July and August commencing on Wed 1st June until 13th August (last day to begin 3 day) Adm €80 concessions available for students, seniors & groups. Booking advised at 071 986 1518 or email

Mass Intentions for this week


Saturday 9th 7.30pm

Rosemary Malone, Athlone

Brian Gilsenan

Palm Sunday 10th 8.30am

People of the Parish

Palm Sunday 10th 10am

Paddy McAdam & deceased of family, Carrickfern

Palm Sunday 10th 11.30am

Austin & Kathleen McCabe, Creighan Drive

Bridie Kane, Cavan & London

Róisín Webber, Corglass

Monday 11th 10am

Shane O’Brien

Tuesday 12th 10am

Jacinta O’Reilly, Ballinagh

Tuesday 12th 1.05pm

Available for intention

Wednesday13th 10am

William, Lily, Rosaleen, Liam and Frankie Sheridan & deceased of family & Frank Carroll

Holy Thursday 14th 11.30am

Chrism Mass

Holy Thursday 14th 8pm

Mass of the Lord’s Supper

Good Friday 15th 3pm

Lord’s Passion

Holy Saturday 16th 9pm

People of the Parish

Easter Sunday 17th Apr 8.30am

Available for intentions

Easter Sunday 17th Apr 10am

Available for intentions

Easter Sunday 17th Apr 11.30am

Paddy Donohoe, Glenside Rd

Paddy & Kathleen Dunne, Moynehall

Brian & Philomena Coleman, Farnham Rd

John, Teresa & Raymond O’Connor, Earlsvale Rd

St. Clare’s Chapel

Monday 11th April 7.30am

Available for intention

Monday 11th 7.30pm

James Smith, Loughduff

Tuesday 12th 7.30am

Available for Intention

Wednesday 13th 7.30am

Available for Intention


Palm Sunday 10th Apr 9.30am

Deceased of Galligan family, Edenticlare

Paul Myles, Stragelliffe

Christina O’Malley [Month’s mind}

Tuesday 12th 7.30pm

Available for Intention

Holy Thursday 14th 7pm

Mass of the Lord’s Supper

Good Friday 15th 5pm

Celebration of the Lord’s Passion

Holy Saturday 16th 9pm

Easter Vigil

Easter Sunday 17th Apr 9.30am

Finbar Noonan, Tullacmongan

Andy McGovern, Drumaughera


Palm Sunday 10th April 10.30am

Hugh Pa & Kathleen O’Reilly, Keeney

Michael, Margaret, Anthony, Gerry & John McGerty, Innismore, Butlersbridge

Monday 11th 11am

Funeral Mass of Mary Johnston, née Dunne

Wednesday 13th 7.30pm

Available for Intention

Holy Thursday 14th 8pm

Mass of the Lord’s Supper

Good Friday 15th 5pm

Celebration of the Lord’s Passion

Holy Saturday 16th 9pm

Easter Vigil

Easter Sunday 17th 10.30am

Little family, Butlersbridge

Sean, Annie & Eugene Leddy, Vera O’Reilly & Mai Sheridan, Strone

Owen & Helen Brady & Kevin Morgan

We remember in our prayers

MARY JOHNSTON (née Dunne) Rocklands, Cavan & Butlersbridge

and all who died recently

AL ANON -Are you affected by someone else's drinking? Al-Anon family groups offer support for families and friends of alcoholics. Cavan Al-Anon group meeting is held every Wednesday night at 8pm on Zoom. Details on

CAVAN SOCIAL SERVICES CAVAN SOCIAL SERVICES The following weekly activities take place in THE ORCHARD Function Room, Drumalee:

Wednesday : Knitting and crafts 3-5pm; Thursday : Whist 8.30pm

Daffodil Day Thank you to all the businesses who allowed a collection box on their counter or for one of over 100 volunteers to be present outside their premises. Just under €23,000 was raised and grateful appreciation goes to all volunteers and anyone who organised a collection at work and of course all those who contributed to make this a success. Well done everyone.

Paul Myles Memorial Run takes place Mon 2nd May at 12noon beside Orchard bar in aid of Cavan branch Alzheimer’s Society & Friends of Cavan Oncology.

Positive Age Dance Classes in Castlemanor Community Centre every Monday from 7th March from 2-4. Arts and Crafts Classes continue until 29th April, ring office for booking on 049 4380725

Positive Age Trip to The Yeats Hotel in Rosses Point, Sligo from Sun 10th April to Wed 13th, Bus from Cavan and Trips each day. B&B & Dinner included. Limited number of places. Inquiries to Positive Age Office on 049 4380725 9:30-4:30 Mon/Fri

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