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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 Facebook, Twitter and YouTube, 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/Fri: 10.00am-1.00pm / 2.00pm-5.00pm. Closed on Mondays.

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

Mass Times

SS John & Paul Church

Thursday & Friday 7pm
Weekday Mass
Saturday 6.30pm
Sunday 10am and 12.15pm

Mary Immaculate Church

Monday - Friday 10am
Weekday Mass
Saturday 12 noon
Sunday 9am and 11am

Adoration Chapel, Skycourt



Month’s Mind Mass – Lena Coughlan R.I.P.

July 24, 2024

Month’s Mind Mass for the late Helena (Lena) Coughlan, Aidan Park will be celebrated this Friday 26th of July at 7pm in  SS John and Paul Church.  Lena is sadly missed and remembered with love by all her family and by all who knew her.  May the light of Heaven shine on her, O Lord

Month’s Mind Mass – Mary Walshe R.I.P.

July 24, 2024

Month’s Mind Mass for the late Mary Walshe, Gort na Rí, Shannon & Newmarket-on-Fergus will be celebrated this Friday 26th of July at 10am in Mary Immaculate Church. Mary is sadly missed and always remembered by her family and friends.  May Mary rest in God’s loving care.

Annual Diocesan Pilgrimage to Lough Derg

July 24, 2024

The Killaloe Diocesan Summer Pilgrimage to Lough Derg will take place from Monday 5th of August to Wednesday 7th of August. All are welcome to join the diocesan group on the great penitential pilgrimage.

World Day for Grandparents and Elderly

July 24, 2024

Pope Francis established a World day for Grandparents and the Elderly for the first time on Sunday 25 July 2021. The celebration will fall on the Sunday closest to the Feast of Saints Joachim and Anne, the fourth Sunday of July. This year World Day for Grandparents and the Elderly Event will take place on…

First Anniversary Mass – James Murray R.I.P.

July 18, 2024

First Anniversary Mass for the late James Murray, Hurlers Cross will be celebrated Thursday 18th of June at 7pm in SS John and Paul Church.  James is dearly missed and most fondly remembered by his family and by all who knew him.  May James rest in God’s love.

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