Fr. Randolph Ernest Thompson

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Order: OFM
Ordained: 1948
Status: Accused

Died: 12/3/1991
Diocese: Archdiocese of Cincinnati OH

Brother of the Christian Schools prior to joining the Franciscans in 1942. Died 12/3/91. Allegation of sexual abuse made public in 8/19. Archdiocese referred the allegation in the summer of 2018 to the Butler County prosecutor’s office. The Franciscan Province of St. John the Baptist acknowledged receiving a complaint about Thompson in 1967 and said that he was removed from ministry. Added to the Archdiocese of New Orleans’ list in 2020, where he was assigned at some point.


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