Fr. Thomas P. Forry

Ordained: 1966
Status: Settled

Diocese: Archdiocese of Boston MA

In 1984, therapists suggested that Forry be sent for long-term hospitalization and treatment; he refused to go. Even though Archdiocese knew of allegations of sexual abuse and beatings of a preteen boy by Forry and affairs with women, he was allowed to serve as army chaplain 1988-1992. (See history in personnel file.) Abuse matter settled for $30K 12/93. Placed on leave in 2002. Laicized in 2006. Living in South Boston in 10/08. Per Boston AD database in 8/11 case concluded canonically.


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