Fr. David Poirier, SA

About Fr. David Poirier, SA


Father Poirier is currently on sabbatical. In 2002 he received an honorary Doctor of Divinity degree from the Atlantic School of Theology, Halifax, Nova Scotia in recognition for his contributions as Ecumenical Officer for the Archdiocese of Halifax.   Poirier organizes the Annual Paul Wattson Lecture which features speakers on interreligious and ecumenical topics in memory of the Friars’ Founder. The Paul Wattson Lecture Halifax is co-sponsored by the Franciscan Friars of the Atonement, the Atlantic School of Theology in Halifax and St. Mary’s University, Halifax.