Pastor, St George Catholic Church
Fr. Henry Atem has been the pastor of St. George since June 2012. He attended Mount St. Mary’s Seminary, Emmitsburg, Maryland, where he earned his Masters in Divinity and a Masters of Arts in Theology with a concentration in Systematic Theology. He was ordained to the priesthood on May 31, 2008, by Archbishop Wilton Gregory. He served as parochial vicar at St. Peter Chanel, Roswell (June 2008 – June 2011), and St. Patrick, Norcross (June 2011 – June 2012). His hobbies are reading, watching TV, and playing soccer and tennis. He was elected to serve as the National President of the African Conference of Catholic Clergy and Religious in the United States (ACCCRUS) in August 2013.