Welcome to Shannon Parish, Co. Clare, Ireland
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March 8, 2015; 11:00 am;
First Holy Communion Preparation
for St. Tola’s School
in Mary Immaculate Church
on Sunday 8th March
March 6, 2015;
The sick and housebound will be visited with the sacraments on Friday 6th March. 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.
Additional Mass in Convent Oratory at 8am.
March 6, 2015;
Jesus said to them: “Do you know what I have done to you?”
On Friday 6th March over 3 million people worldwide will be praying and worshipping together during an annual day of prayer, using a service prepared by Christian women in The Bahamas. Celebrations in Shannon will take place on Sunday 8th March at 3pm in the Jubilee Chapel, Mary Immaculate Church.
For more details the celebrations for Women’s World Day of Prayer visit www.wdopi.org
In recent weeks all the children of the parish preparing for First Holy Communion in May have celebrated their First Confession. This sacrament is an important step on the journey of Faith Formation, making us all aware of our human…
Many of you may have taken an interest in the Extraordinary Synod on the Family which was held in Rome last autumn. The questions which Pope Francis raised for discussion by our Church leaders were refreshingly honest and pertinent. What…
The Faith Friends programme for Confirmation candidates commences on Tuesday 24th February. Each Tuesday during Lent the candidates come together accompanied by a Faith friends leader from the parish to explore the Faith journey of young people. At the conclusion…
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…
Children and teachers in St Conaire’s School, Shannon prepared for Lent with their Pancakes for Trócaire morning.
Each year before Lent begins the school organises a Pancake Day for Trócaire. The boys and girls, with help from their teachers, make the…
Custy Construction have begun the outdoor work for the renovations to SS John & Paul Church. The Church will remain open and in use during this outdoor work.
The work will consist of building a new sacristy at the back of…
We congratulate Shannon Gospel Choir on the release of their first CD called In The Beginning which will be launched later in the month.
It is a compilation of the Gospel Choir activities over the past five years.
Copies of the CD…
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…