Welcome to Shannon Parish, Co. Clare, Ireland
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The annual collection for Trócaire in the parish of Shannon takes place each year on Palm Sunday. At the vigil Mass on Saturday evening the Holy Week Ceremonies began with the Blessing of Palm. The Trócaire appeal was launched at…
The death has occurred peacefully at his home in Connolly, of Eugene McMahon.
Eugene taught for many years in both St. Senan’s and St Tola’s schools, before his appointment as Principal of Connolly School.
We offer our deepest sympathy to his wife…
We thank parishioners and visitors who are contributing to the appeal fund for the renovations currently taking place to SS John & Paul Church. Currently wiring for a new fire alarm system is taking place with tiling and carpentry work…
April 3, 2015;
The sick and housebound will be visited with the sacraments on Friday 3rd April. If you know of any Parishioner who is housebound and who would like to receive the Sacraments, please contact the Parish Office or any of the Priests.
March 31, 2015; 7:00 pm;
The Tradaree Cluster will host a Holy Week Penitential Rite with the opportunity of individual confession in SS John & Paul Church on Tuesday 31st March at 7pm. The Franciscan Fraternity from the Friary in Ennis will lead us in the celebration and be available for individual confessions.
March 29, 2015; 2:00 am;
Daylight Saving Time starts this weekend on Sunday at 1am. Don’t forget to put your clocks forward 1 hour before you go to bed on Saturday night!
March 29, 2015; 10:00 am;
Confirmation Preparation Mass for St. Aidan’s School
in SS John & Paul Church
on Sunday 29th March
Glorious sunshine greeted Shannon parishioners as they awoke to St. Patrick’s Day.
The celebrations began at the 10am Mass when members of the Clare 22nd Battalion took part in the Blessing of the Shamrock which was performed by Canon Brendan O’Donoghue.…
At the spring meeting of the Irish Bishops’ Conference held in Maynooth this week, the Bishops issued a statement: “Marriage is important – reflect before you change it”.
Click here to view the statement
This year’s Diocesan Pilgrimage will leave Shannon on Friday 26th June and will return on Wednesday 1st July. The cost this year is €687 per person sharing with a €10 discount for online booking at www.joewalshtours.ie
Booking forms can be obtained…
A large number of people gathered in the St Patrick’s Comprehensive School on Monday 23rd February for the official launch of the history of Shannon Parish.
“Birth of An Airport Parish” written by Diarmaid O’ Donnabháin and commissioned by the parish of…