***Be Safe***

Published on October 22, 2020
***Wishing You A Good Weekend***
Wishing everyone a safe and good weekend and thank you for your support. It’s great so many tune into our Masses, prayers, and reflections. We encourage everyone to act responsibly at this time.

Coronavirus Community Support

Published on October 22, 2020

The Irish Red Cross Clare Area with the support of Clare GAA Clubs, all sporting groups,  Community support Groups, working with Clare County Council Help Line Staff and others, are here to support you in any way possible. We have been supporting the people of Co. Clare with Medical appointments since 2016 and will continue…

Baptisms, Weddings & Funerals

Published on October 20, 2020

Due to the current Level 5 status and the current restrictions in place, we regret that Baptisms are now postponed. We are contacting all those who had planned christenings over the next six weeks. Restrictions also in place for 25 people attending Weddings and Funerals.

Fr James Michael – Welcome to our Parish!

Published on October 15, 2020

It’s with great joy we look forward to welcoming Fr James Michael who will spend the coming months with us in our parish in preparation for a diocesan appointment in 2021.

Fr James is from the same region of Kerala as Fr Francis Xavier and was ordained to the priesthood in 2017 for the Congregation…

Masses this Weekend 16/17/18 October

Published on October 15, 2020

Present restrictions means that unfortunately, there are no public Masses. Masses will be celebrated behind closed doors and on line:

Friday at 7pm &  Saturday at 6.30pm from SS John & Paul Church

Sunday at 10am from SS John & Paul Church and 11am from Mary Immaculate Church.

Parish Churches are open for prayer bearing…

Online Religious Store!

Published on October 12, 2020

If your looking for a great selection of religious items for any occasion, especially for the holy souls, and Christmas, check out this online religious store for great offers.  It has a huge range of stock and well worth checking out.  It’s website is


Parish Tax Rebate Scheme

Published on October 8, 2020

On November 1st, all parishioners who contribute to the parish through the tax rebate scheme will receive their box of envelopes for the coming year. We thank all those who are part of the scheme for your tremendous generosity.  We invite anyone who would like to support the parish through the tax rebate scheme to…

Autumn Priests’ Collection Envelopes & November Holy Souls Envelopes

Published on October 6, 2020

Just a little reminder that the Autumn Priests’ Collection envelopes and also the November Masses for the Holy Souls envelopes will be delivered together to all homes in Shannon with the Shannon Diary Newsletter next week. The Priests’ collection for the Priests in our Parish takes place over the weekend of October 30th – 1st…

***Parish Masses during Phase 3 from Wednesday October 7th for 3 weeks***

Published on October 6, 2020

Wednesday 7th Oct to Friday 9th Oct this Week
9.30 Mary Immaculate Church live on and 7pm in SS John and Paul Church live on webcam and parish radio.

Daily Mass Monday to Friday from October 12th
10am and 7pm in SS John and Paul Church live on webcam, parish…

New Restrictions – **Shannon Parish Update***

Published on October 6, 2020

In light of the government announcement to move to Phase 3 of restrictions, please note the following parish arrangements;

-The Church’s remain OPEN for prayer. We encourage parishioners to visit the Church for spiritual nourishment and support, which is important at this time. While the routine of attending Mass is on hold, do continue to…