Fr. Jay Michael Mullin

Ordained: 1969
Status: Settled

Diocese: Archdiocese of Boston MA

Accused in 1992 of sexually molesting a boy in the early 1970s. Removed from parish in 1992. Claim settled 1997 for $50K. Priest denied allegations; said diocese forced settlement. Back in parish by 1998, initially as the organist only. He then announced he was a priest but had not been functioning because of health. Personnel file released in 12/02 and he was again removed from ministry. Still on administrative leave as of 10/15 and canonical proceedings still in process, per Boston AD database. In 2020 the archdiocesan website shows Mullin’s status as “Found unsubstantiated; Restricted; Senior priest.”


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