Fr. John Padian – Diocese of Brooklyn

| May 27, 2020 | Catholic Church, Sex

Father John Padian

Diocese of Brooklyn

Ordained: 1970

Died: 1995

Assigned as follows:

  • 1971-1973: Epiphany (Brooklyn, NY)
  • 1974-1975: St. Teresa’s (Woodside, NY)
  • 1976-1983: Our Lady of Angels (Brooklyn, NY)
  • 1984-1988: Ascension, (Elmhurst, NY)
  • 1989-1990: St. John Vianney (Flushing, NY)
  • 1991-1992: St. Gabriel the Archangel (Brooklyn, NY)
  • 1993-1995:Blessed Sacrament (Jackson Heights, NY)

Summary of Abuse Allegations against Father John Padian:

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

Padian died in October 1995.

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