Fr. Francis G. Kulig

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Ordained: 1974
Status: Settled

Diocese: Diocese of Scranton PA

First named publicly as accused in the 8/14/18 PA Grand Jury Report. Complaint to diocese 11/86 from a man alleging Kulig sexually abused his son beginning when the boy was age 12 and continuing until 1985. Kulig admitted to a “relationship” with the boy. In treatment 2/87-8/87, while pastor of St. Mary of the Lake in Lake Winola. Resigned from St. Mary’s 8/87, assigned to a convent chaplaincy. Family of victim received $10K settlement. Kulig’s faculties removed 7/02. On diocese’s list 8/19/18.


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