Msgr. Joseph Meisinger – Diocese of Erie

| Jan 7, 2019 | Abuser Profiles, Catholic Church

Monsignor Joseph Meisinger

Diocese of Erie

Ordained: 1933

Death: 1979

Assigned as follows:

  • 1956-1972: Immaculate Conception Church

Summary of Sexual Abuse Allegations against Monsignor Joseph Meisinger:

Msgr. Joseph Meisinger was ordained a priest in 1933, who served in multiple parishes in the Diocese of Erie. According to media reports, in 2018, his name was included on the Diocese of Erie list of clergy credibly accused of child sexual abuse. The Diocese of Erie has not released any information about the allegation(s), including the age/gender of his alleged victim(s) or the parish to which Meisinger was assigned when the abuse happened.

Msgr. Meisinger died in March 1979 as a priest in good standing.

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