Shannon Shoppers To Have Confession Heard

Photo © Shannon Parish

As the countdown to Christmas continues, shoppers in Clare will have the unique opportunity to have their confession heard.

Now in it’s third year, Mercy on the Mall is taking place at the Skycourt in Shannon on from one o’clock until 6 today.

Bishop of Kilaloe, Fintan Monahan will be among 20 priests descending on the shopping centre, where they’ll make themselves available for confession, a blessing or just a chat.


The event made headlines when it began two years ago but Parish Priest of Shannon, Fr Tom Ryan says that if it only benefits one person, it will have been worthwhile: