Fr. Henry Blaszczynski – Diocese of Camden

| Feb 9, 2019 | Abuser Profiles, Catholic Church

Father Henry Blaszczynski Diocese of Camden


Ordained: 1941 Death: 1986

Henry Blaszczynski’s Assignments:

  • 1942: Mary Queen of All Saints Parish (St. Cecilia’s Church) (Pennsauken, NJ)
  • 1943-1945: St. Joseph’s Church (Camden, NJ)
  • 1946-1947: St. Rose of Lima Church (Haddon Heights, NJ)
  • 1948-1952: St. Mary Magdalen Church (Millville, NJ)
  • 1953: Holy Name Catholic Church (Camden, NJ)
  • 1954: St. Joseph Roman Catholic Church (Somers Point, NJ)
  • 1955-1963: St. Matthew’s Church – Holy Angels Parish (National Park, NJ)
  • 1964-1966: Church of the Epiphany (Longport, NJ)
  • 1967-1968: Corpus Christi Church (Carneys Point, NJ)
  • 1969-1973: St. Joan of Arc Church (Camden, NJ)
  • 1974-1979: St. Paul Church (Stone Harbor, NJ)
  • 1979-1981: St. Lawrence Church At Our Lady Of Guadalupe Parish (Lindenwold, NJ)
  • 1982-1986: St. Joseph’s (Camden, NJ)
  • 1986: St. Mary’s Nursing Home (Cherry Hill, NJ)

Summary of Sexual Abuse Allegations against Father Henry Blaszczynski:

In 1993, a woman alleged that she was abused by Father Henry Blaszczynski (aka Henry S. Blaszczynski) as a girl in the late 1950s or early 1960s. The Diocese of Camden settled her lawsuit, paying $176,000. Additionally, Blaszczynski was named in a 1994 lawsuit against the Diocese of Camden. The church claims it did not learn of any allegations of misconduct against Balszczynski until after his death. Blaszczynski’s name appears on the 2019 Diocese of Camden list of credibly accused priests. Blaszczynski died in 1986. Horowitz Law is a law firm representing victims and survivors of sexual abuse by Catholic priests and other clergy in the Diocese of Camden in New Jersey. If you need a lawyer because you were sexually abused by a priest in New Jersey, contact our office today. In October 2020, the Camden Diocese filed for federal bankruptcy protection. The Court will resolve all claims of sexual abuse in this process but strict filing deadlines will apply and no late claims will be considered, so contact us today. Our lawyers have decades of experience representing survivors of clergy sexual abuse in New Jersey and nationwide. We can help. Contact us at 888-283-9922 or [email protected] to discuss your options today.