Fr. Patrick Henry
Diocese: Archdiocese of Omaha NE
Placed on leave 6/07 after complaint that he sexually abused a minor in the 1970s, prior to ordination. Review board deemed allegation credible. Matter forwarded to the Vatican. Worked at Boy’s Town prior to ordination; at least one man says Henry abused him when he was a Boys Town resident. Henry also worked in the Omaha Diocese 1981-84, in Bolivia 1984-89, again in Omaha 1990-1992, and then in Peru. He transferred to the Diocese of Cleveland in 1994. On Omaha archdiocese’s list 11/30/18. It notes report to Cleveland in 2008 of abuse 1970s-80s. (Says his transfer to Cleveland was 1997, but Catholic Directory shows 1994.) Laicized, per the Cleveland diocese’s list in 6/19.
- BA.org Assignment Record
- Plain Dealer 06.06.97
- News-Herald 06.13.07
- Plain Dealer 06.13.07
- Beacon Journal 06.15.07
- KETV 01.18.08
- Akron Beacon Journal 01.19.08
- Omaha World Herald 01.19.08
- KCAU-TV 01.20.08
- The Catholic Voice (Omaha) 12.03.18
- Archdiocese of Omaha List updated 06.01.19
- Diocese of Cleveland List 06.21.19
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