Fr. John Thomann – Archdiocese of New Orleans

On Behalf of | May 12, 2020 | Abuser Profiles, Catholic Church

Father John Thomann

Archdiocese of New Orleans

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Ordained: 1958

Removed: 1967

Died: 1989

Assigned as follows:

  • Our Lady of Lourdes (New Orleans, LA)
  • Our Lady of Prompt Succor (Chackbay, LA)
  • Resurrection of Our Lord (New Orleans, LA)
  • St. Charles Borromeo Church (Destrehan, LA)
  • St. Frances Cabrini (New Orleans, LA)
  • St. Henry (New Orleans, LA)
  • St. Joseph Church (Gretna, LA)
  • St. Joseph (Galliano, LA)
  • St. Leo the Great (New Orleans, LA)
  • St. Rose of Lima Church (New Orleans, LA)

Summary of Abuse Allegations against Father John Thomann:

According to media reports, in November 2018, Father John Thomann’s name appeared publicly on the Archdiocese of New Orleans’ list of clergy credibly accused of sex abuse of minors. It noted an allegation of abuse in the 1960s was received in 1966. He was removed from ministry in 1967, and died in 1989.

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