James Foley                 1931 –
1931                            Born Glasgow 24 September
1943 – 1946                St Mary’s  Coatbridge
1946 – 1948                Our Lady’s High Motherwell
1948 – 1955                Scots College Rome: Gregorian University
1955                            9 April Holy Saturday ordained priest for Motherwell
by Luigi Traglia in the Basilica of the Dodeci Apostoli
1955 – 1956                Motherwell: Cathedral of Our Lady of Good Aid
1956 – 1959                Further Studies: Rome / Jerusalem
1959 – 1965                Scots College Rome: Ripetitore
1961 – 1965                Lateran University: Professor of Sacred Scripture
1965 – 1977                Glasgow: St Peter’s College (Dogmatic Theology)
1977 – 1985                Coatbridge: St Mary’s Whifflet
1985 –                         Coatbridge: St Augustine’s