Fr. Robert Moslener

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Ordained: 1976
Status: Accused

Diocese: Diocese of Greensburg PA

First named publicly as accused in the 8/14/18 PA Grand Jury Report. Parish priest, teacher. Admitted in 1979 and 1980 to “inappropriate behavior” with a 15-year-old boy. Sent for eval. Returned to ministry. In 1986 several grade school to middle school children told the diocese that, during religion class, Moslener asked them if they masturbated and said other inappropriate things. Sent for eval. Police told diocese in 4/86 Moslener was investigated for sex with juveniles. Sent to St. Luke’s in MD 10/87. Said in 3/87 to be involved with a 16-year-old boy in North Huntingdon and another at St. Joseph’s in New Kensington Kept in ministry. Pastor 1992-06 of several parishes. In 1999 a fourth accuser surfaced. Removed 3/02. A fifth in 2003. In 2013 a man said he and his siblings were abused by Moslener as children.

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