Fr. Hugh J. Lang – Diocese of Pittsburgh

Father Hugh J. Lang

Diocese of Pittsburgh

Fr. Hugh Lang Horowitz Law

Ordained: 1956

Assigned as Follows:

  • 1956-1958 – Our Lady of Fatima (Hopewell Township, PA)
  • 1958-1965 – St. Mary of the Mount (Pittsburgh, PA)
  • 1965-1976 – Mon Valley Catholic High School (Monongahela, PA)
  • 1976-1981 – Assistant Superintendent, Diocesan Department of Catholic Schools
  • 1977-1984 – Administrator, St. Patrick (Pittsburgh, PA)
  • 1981-1988 – Superintendent, Diocesan Department of Catholic Schools
  • 1988-1989 – Sabbatical at University of Notre Dame (South Bend, IN)
  • 1989-2006 – St. Therese of Lisieux (Munhall, PA)
  • 2006 – Retired
  • 2018 – Administrative leave

Summary of Allegations Against Father Hugh J. Lang:

According to media reports, someone reported Father Hugh Lang to the Diocese of Pittsburgh in 2018. He is accused of sexually abusing a minor in 2001. This was the first allegation against Father Lang.

Lang is still living and is believed to be residing at St. Anne in New Castle, Pennsylvania.  He is 87 years old.

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