Fr. Arthur Maurer – Archdiocese of Baltimore

by | Aug 16, 2023 | Abuser Profiles, Catholic Church

Fr. Arthur Maurer

Archdiocese of Baltimore/Josephites

Fr. Arthur Maurer Horowitz Law


Ordained: 1947

Convicted: 1993

Died: 1993


Assignment History:

  • 1949-1954      Corpus Christi Church, New Orleans, LA
  • 1954-1958      Augustine High School, New Orleans, LA
  • 1960-1961      Francis Xavier
  • 1966-1970      Chaplain, St. Joseph Hospital, Baltimore, MD
  • 1992-1993      Retired, Baltimore, MD
  • 1993               Galveston-Houston Diocese, TX


Summary of Abuse Allegations Against Fr. Arthur Maurer:

Fr. Arthur Maurer was one of the priests identified by the Maryland Attorney General as having been accused of sexually abusing minors and having resided in or been assigned in the Archdiocese of Baltimore.

According to media reports, Fr. Mauer pled guilty on charges of sexually abusing a 12-year-old boy in 1992, on a cruise ship based in Port Canaveral, FL.

Fr. Maurer’s name does not appear on the Archdiocese of Baltimore’s list of priests credibly accused of sexual misconduct with a minor.

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