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Our Parish Priest

Parish Priest: Father Jim Hayes

Pictured here on the right with Bishop William Nolan, Bishop of Galloway on the left..


Fr Jim is originally from Glasgow and was born on 25th November 1965.


He was ordained priest by Bishop Maurice Taylor on 18th September 1993 in St John Ogilvie's, Irvine.


Bishop John Cunningham appointed him Parish Priest of Holy Trinity, Lockerbie and the Church of St Luke's, Moffat on 8th September 2013.


Fr Jim is also the Parish Priest of St Teresa's, Dumfries and the Prison Chaplain at HMP Dumfries.