Br. Lewis Morrow – Diocese of Brooklyn

| Jun 3, 2020 | Catholic Church, Sex

Brother Lewis Morrow

Diocese of Brooklyn/Congregation of the Holy Cross

Profession: 1963

Removed: 2003

Died: 2004

Assigned as follows:

  • St. Elizabeth’s Hospital (Brighton, MA)
  • Milton Hospital (Milton, MA)
  • Victory Memorial Hospital (Brooklyn, NY)
  • St. Ann’s (Raritan, NJ)
  • Sacred Heart (Burlington, NH)
  • Lutheran Medical (Brooklyn, NY)

Summary of Abuse Allegations against Brother Lewis Morrow:

Br. Lewis Morrow was a member of the Brothers of the Congregation of the Holy Cross and professed his vows in 1963. He was assigned to hospitals throughout the Northeast. According to media reports, an allegation of child sexual abuse was made against him in 1997. After a review of his files, he was permanently removed from ministry in 2003.

In June 2019, Morrow’s name appeared publicly on the Congregation of Holy Cross’s list of clergy credibly accused of sex abuse of minors. It noted that multiple allegations of abuse in the 1970s were received in 1977.

Morrow died in 2004.

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