Father Andrew Florez
Archdiocese of New York
- 1993-1995: St. Frances de Chantal, Parochial Vicar (Bronx, NY)
- 1995-2001: St. Mary’s, Parochial Victar (Washingtonville, NY)
- 2001-2013: St. Peter’s, Pastor (Rosendale, NY)
- 2013-2015: Sacred Heart (Mount Vernon, NY)
- 2015-2019: John F. Kennedy Catholic High School (Somers, NY)
Summary of Sexual Abuse Allegations Against Father Andrew Florez:
In 2020, according to media reports, Fr. Andrew Florez was accused of sexual abuse of minors that has been found to be credible and substantiated by the Archdiocesan of New York. He was named credibly accused of sexual abuse of a minor and is listed on the Archdiocese of New York’s 2019 List of Archdiocesan Clergy Credibly Accused of Sexual Abuse of a Minor or the Subject of Eligible IRCP Compensation Claims.
Florez was permanently removed from the ministry and laicized. The details of the sexual abuse allegations, including when and where the abuse occurred, or the victim’s age/gender, are unknown.
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