Fr. Joachim Lux
Priest of the Order of St. Francis, Province of St. John the Baptist. Named publicly as accused by the New Orleans archdiocese on its list in 12/2020 (with an incorrect ordination year). It notes allegations of abuse, which did not occur in the archdiocese, were reported to the archdiocese in 2020. Lux died in 12/2019. Included in 2/2022 on the Archdiocese of Cincinnati’s list of those with substantiated allegations against them. A news article in 4/1991 shows that Lux abruptly left his parish assignment in the Diocese of Peoria “for personal reasons” and for “a program of renewal.” Added to Peoria’s list in 6/2022. On the Franciscans’ list in 6/2022. Included in the 5/23/2023 IL Attorney General’s Report.
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