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Welcome to Shannon Parish, Co. Clare

Welcome to our Parish website, which we hope will provide you with up to date activities and events in the life of our parish. The website is one of the great means of technology we use to communicate the message of Jesus Christ to parishioners and the wider world. The site contains information on all aspects of parish life, a social media feed which includes Twitter and Facebook, and very important notices which is of relevance to the many ministries in our parish. We have links inviting you to give us your feedback, to financially donate to the parish, or to sign up for a ministry.

You also welcome to contact our parish office at 061 363 243 or email
Opening hours: Tues/Wed: 9.30am-12.30pm / 1.30pm-5.30pm Thursday: 9am-1pm.

Thank you for checking in on our website and may God bless you and yours!

Mass Times

SS John & Paul Church

Saturday Vigil 6.30pm
Sunday 10.00am, 12.15pm
Weekday Masses Thursday and Friday at 7pm. Monday to Friday during the season of Lent and month of November

Mary Immaculate Church

Sunday 9.00am, 11.00am
Weekdays 9.15am
(Cancelled for a funeral except on Tuesday morning when the Novena to St Anthony is celebrated)
12noon - Saturday

Adoration Chapel, Skycourt

Weekdays 10.00am during school term, but cancelled in the event of a funeral in SS John and Paul.
Mass is cancelled during mid-term breaks and the months of July and August.


Shannon Airport Oratory Sunday : 8.30am
Convent of Mercy Oratory First Friday : 8.00am


Months Mind Mass – Thomas ‘Buddy’ Bolger R.I.P

June 18, 2019

Months Mind Mass for the late Thomas ‘Buddy’ Bolger, Tullyvarraga Crescent, will be celebrated on this Thursday evening 20th June at 7pm in SS John & Paul Church. Sadly missed by all his family and large circle of friends.

Diocesan Pilgrimage to Knock Shrine

June 18, 2019

The Diocesan Pilgrimage takes place next Sunday 23rd June, led by Bishop Fintan. Ceremonies begin at 2.30pm. Bus departs Lidl’s, Shannon, at 9am. For bookings, please contact Glynn’s Coaches at 065 6828234.

Daily Masses for July and August

June 17, 2019

Daily Masses for July and August

10am in Mary Immaculate Church from Monday to Friday.

7pm in SS John and Paul Church on Thursday and Friday.

Adoration Chapel will remain open for Adoration throughout July and August.


Priests’ Summer Collection

June 17, 2019

The Priests’ Summer Collection will be taken up at all Masses this weekend (June 22/23).  We thank you for your continue support.

First Communion and Confirmation Dates 2020

June 17, 2019

The following are the First Communion and Confirmation Dates for 2020.  Publishing them before the Summer break affords our families to plan well in advance of their special day.  

First Communion

April 25th for St. Aidan’s at 11am and Gael Scoil Donncha Rua at 1pm in SS John & Paul Church. 

April 25th for…

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Medjugorje Pilgrimage

September 11 - September 25

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