Fr. Edward Balser

Ordained: 1956
Status: Accused

Diocese: Diocese of Jackson MS

Retired in 2003. Removed from public ministry as announced by the diocese in 7/19, due to a credible accusation that he sexually abused a girl in the 1950s. The abuse allegedly began in 1953 when Balser was a seminarian, and continued beyond his 1956 ordination.

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