Fr. Anthony Adams – Diocese of Albany

On Behalf of | Jun 16, 2019 | Catholic Church, Sex

Father Anthony Adams

Diocese of Albany

Ordained: 1940

Retired: 1987

Died: 1995

Assigned as follows:

  • 1941-1942: Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception (Albany, NY)
  • 1943-1945: St. Joseph’s Terrace (Albany, NY)
  • 1946: Chaplain, U.S. Navy
  • 1947-1957: St. Columba’s (Schenectady, NY)
  • 1958-1960: St. Peter’s (Saratoga Springs, NY)
  • 1961-1986: Blessed Sacrament (Mohawk, NY)

Summary of Abuse Allegations against Father Anthony Adams:

In 2018, Fr. Anthony Adams’ was included on a list of priests in the Diocese of Albany list who was named as being “credibly accused” of child sex abuse. The Diocese of Albany has not released any information about the age/gender of his alleged victim/victims, the nature of the alleged sexual abuse or Adams’ assignments at the time of the alleged abuse.

Adams retired in 1987 and died in 1995.

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