Father Francis MacAteer
Fr. Francis Mc Ateer was born in Glaiseach, Fanad, Co. Donegal in 1942.
He was educated in Ballylar N.S. and St. Eunans College Letterkenny
and entered Maynooth College, Co. Kildare in 1962. Fr McAteer was ordained
in June 1969.
Fr McAteer has worked in various parishes in the Dioceses of Raphoe
until 1989. He transferred to Scotland in 1989 until 1992 and returned
to work in the Raphoe
1992. At present Fr McAteer is Parish Priest in Glencolmcille, working
Fr McAteer has great interest in World missions and is Director of
the Charles De Foucauld movement in the Diocese of Rophoe which encourages
Also Ecumenism Director of Raphoe which promotes unity among world missions.