Msgr. John H. Maurer – Diocese of Brooklyn

On Behalf of | Apr 21, 2020 | Abuser Profiles, Catholic Church

Monsignor John H. Maurer  

Diocese of Brooklyn

Ordained: 1954

Died: 1993

Assigned as follows:

  • 1955-1958: St. Margaret’s (Middle Village, NY)
  • 1959-1965: Our Lady of the Miraculous Medal (Ridgewood, NY)
  • 1966-1969: St. Mark’s (Brooklyn, NY) 
  • 1970-1973: St. Benedict’s (Brooklyn, NY) 
  • 1974-1976: St. Columba (Brooklyn, NY) 
  • 1977: Mary Immaculate Hospital (Jamaica, NY)
  • 1978-1981: Parsons Manor (Jamaica, NY) 
  • 1982-1993: St. Margaret’s (Brooklyn, NY)

Summary of Abuse Allegations against Monsignor John H Maurer:

According to media reports, at least one survivor accused Msgr. John H Maurer of child sexual abuse that occurred from approximately 1966 to 1968 while he worked at St. Mark’s in Brooklyn. In February 2019, his name appeared publicly on the Diocese of Brooklyn’s list of clergy credibly accused of sex abuse of minors. 

Maurer died in April 1993.

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