Fr. John H. Lane

Order: SJ
Ordained: 1938
Status: Accused

Died: 02/21/2000
Diocese: Archdiocese of Chicago IL

Worked in the Patna Province, India for over 30 years, beginning in 1932. Named publicly as accused by the Jesuits Midwest Province on its list 12/17/18. Multiple allegations of abuse noted, occurring while assigned to Holy Family Parish in Chicago 1966-76. Died 2/21/00. Name included in 10/22 on the Chicago archdiocese’s list of credibly accused.


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