Fr. Rosendo Herrera Hernandez

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Ordained: 1996
Status: Settled

Diocese: Diocese of Amarillo TX

Accused in a 2002 civil suit of impregnating a 17-year-old girl in Amarillo and of also molesting two of her sisters. Suit says Herrera was removed earlier from Mexican seminary for having sexual relations with young girl. Removed from ministry in the Amarillo Diocese in 2000. Suit settled 2/03. Granted lay status in 3/01. Second suit filed by adult accuser 10/03, settled 11/04. On the diocese’s list 1/31/19.

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