Fr. Jeremiah Murasso

Ordained: 1979
Status: Cleared

Diocese: Archdiocese of Hartford CT

Placed on leave 7/1/15 due to accusation of sexual abuse of a minor more than 20 years previously at St. Francis Children’s Home, New Haven, where he was Director 1992-95. Pastor of two Waterbury parishes since 2012 at time of removal: Blessed Sacrament and Shrine of St. Anne. Assigned in past to parishes in East Haven, Meriden, Naugatuck and South Windsor. Archdiocesan investigation found allegations “unsubstantial” and cleared Murasso to return to ministry in 12/15.


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