Fr. James M. Dux

Ordained: 1948
Status: Accused

Diocese: Archdiocese of Philadelphia PA

Accused of abuse of many children, mostly boys. Accused in 1985 of possession of “inappropriate material” which was destroyed. “Retired” in 1994. Ministry restricted in 1995. In 2004 allegations found credible; ministry was permanently restricted. Lived a supervised life. Diagnosed in 1965 as sexually deviated. Name is on secret 1994 memo from Wm. Lynn to Msgr. James Molloy (released 2/27/12) regarding priests in secret archives who were guilty of sexual misconduct with a minor. Died 11/4/06.

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