Fr. David C. Gillis

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Ordained: 1979
Status: Cleared

Diocese: Diocese of Allentown PA

Priestly faculties removed in 8/18 after the Orlando diocese received a report of child sexual abuse against Gillis. Gillis transferred in 2005 to Orlando from the Diocese of Allentown, where the abuse allegedly occurred. Worked in parishes and high schools in both dioceses. Berks County D.A. investigating. Reinstated 9/18 after D.A. determined the allegations were false.

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