Fr. Adolph Klein – Diocese of Brooklyn

| Apr 19, 2020 | Abuser Profiles, Catholic Church

Father Adolph Klein 

Diocese of Brooklyn

Ordained: 1949

Died: 1994

Assigned as follows:

  • 1950-1951: St. Barbara’s (Brooklyn, NY)  
  • 1952-1953: Our Lady of Grace (Howard Beach, NY) 
  • 1954: St. Pancras (Glendale, NY) 
  • 1955-1964: St. Aloysius’ (Brooklyn, NY) 
  • 1965-1967: St. Aloysius’ (Ridgewood, NY) 
  • 1968-1978: St. Fidelis (College Point, NY)  
  • 1979-1982: St. Pancras (Glendale, NY)  
  • 1983: St. Columbkille (Brooklyn, NY) 
  • 1984-1994: St. Catherine of Alexandria, (Brooklyn, NY) 

Summary of Abuse Allegations against Father Adolph Klein:

According to media reports, in February 2019, Fr. Adolph Klein’s name appeared publicly on the Diocese of Brooklyn’s list of clergy credibly accused of sex abuse of minors. The details of the allegations, including the information about the age/gender of his alleged victim/victims, the nature of the alleged sexual abuse, or Klein’s assignments at the time of the alleged abuse is unknown.

Klein died in June 1994.

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