Fr. Andrew Meehan

Ordained: 1993
Status: Accused

Diocese: Diocese of Manchester NH

Meehan was married for many years with grown children and grandchildren when he divorced and obtained an annulment of his marriage. He went through seminary and was ordained in 1993. During 2002 treatment at St. Luke’s (for an eating disorder), he told therapist of attraction to and past sexual behavior with 15- to 16-year-old boys. He acknowledged 2-3 incidents of being “overly affectionate” with boys. In 5/02 the diocese would not allow him to return to active priesthood and granted him early retirement. Per the diocese’s list 7/31/19, Meehan was assigned to a life of prayer and penance. Died 3/26/17.


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