Fr. Jose Angel Borges – Archdiocese of New York

| Jul 10, 2020 | Abuser Profiles, Catholic Church

Father Jose Angel Borges

Archdiocese of New York/Jesuit

Ordained: 1969

Died: 2007

Assignment History:

  • 1963-1966: Jesuit High School (El Paso, TX)
  • 1973-1974: Colegio San Ignacio (Rio Piedras, PR)
  • 1974-1976: Institute Ignaciano (Rio Piedras, PR)
  • 1976-1988: Colegio San Ignacio (Rio Piedras, PR)
  • 1991-2000: San Ignacio (Rio Piedras, PR)

Summary of Sexual Abuse Allegations Against Father Jose Angel Borges:

In 2019, the Archdiocese of New York received a report accusing Fr. Jose Angel Borges of sexual abuse of a minor back in 1977 when Borges was serving at Institute Ignaciano in Puerto Rico. Information about the age/gender of his alleged victim or the nature of the sexual abuse is unknown.

Borges was named publicly as credibly accused by the Northeast Jesuits on its list of Jesuits with Credible Accusations of Sexual Abuse of a Minor in 2019. He was also added to the Jesuits Central and Southern Province List in 2020.

Borges’ whereabouts and whether he had access to children until his death is unknown. Borges died in 2007.

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