Fr. Andrew Meehan
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 attended seminary and in 1993 was ordained. 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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