Fr. Paul J. Moriarty
Diocese: Archdiocese of Boston MA
A 9/02 suit by 27 plaintiffs alleged that the Boston Archdiocese covered up abuse by 12 priests over a period of 50 years. Moriarty is named as a perpetrator in this suit. Personnel file released in 12/02 contained a single anonymous allegation from 1992 claiming he sexually abused a child at St. Mary of the Hills in Milton in the 1950s. Moriarty died in 1982 after serving in 10 assignments during a 34 year career. Criminal or canonical proceedings not complete when he died, per 8/11 Boston AD database.
- Boston Archdiocesan Assignment Record
- Letter 02.12.60 on Juvenile Court Chaplaincy
- Other Assignment Records
- Boston Herald 09.19.02
- Boston Globe 09.19.02
- Boston Herald 12.10.02
- Boston Globe 12.10.02
- National Catholic Register 08.25.11
- Salem News 08.26.11
- Wicked Local Somerville 08.30.11
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