Fr. Robert J. Brague

Ordained: 1970
Status: Settled

Diocese: Diocese of Scranton PA

In 1988 Bishop Timlin learned that Brague was involved in ‘sexual relationship’ with girl starting when she was age 17. Brague denied initially but confessed when the girl got pregnant. Civil suit filed. Settled in 1995. Brague moved to the Venice FL diocese and continued as a priest until his death in 1997. Named in the 8/14/18 PA Grand Jury Report. On diocese’s list 8/19/18.


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