Fr. Barry Ryan

Ordained: 1976
Status: Convicted

Diocese: Diocese of Brooklyn NY

Removed from ministry in 1994. Air Force chaplain for many years. Left military in 1995 after investigation in 1994 for sexual misconduct with a minor in Mobile, AL. Publicly named as accused in 2003. Pled guilty in late 2004 to abuse of a 6-year-old boy in Fall of 2003 in NY. Resided at St. Luke’s, rather than jail, because of “health.” Attempted suicide in 8/07. Remanded to prison 10/29/07. Living at St. John Vianney Renewal Center as of 6/09. Laicized 10/28/11. On Mobile archdiocese’s list 12/6/18. On Brooklyn diocese’s list in 2/19.

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