Msgr. Charles Heid – Diocese of Scranton

Monsignor Charles W. Heid – Diocese of Scranton

Msgr. Charles Heid

Ordained: 1936

Died: 1991

Assigned as follows:

  • 1936-1938        St. Mary of the Mount (Mt. Pocono, PA)
  • 1938-1940        St. Mary of the Assumption (Scranton, PA)
  • 1940-1944        St. Peter’s Cathedral (Scranton, PA)
  • 1944-1951        St. Catherine (Moscow, PA)
  • 1948-1954        Director, Scranton Catholic Youth Center
  • 1951            St. Ann (Tobyhanna, PA)
  • 1953-1974        Our Lady of the Snows (Clarks Summit, PA)
  • 1974-1986        St. Mary of Mount Carmel (Dunmore, PA)
  • 1986-1991        Pastor Emeritus, St. Mary of Mount Carmel (Dunmore, PA)

Summary of Abuse Allegations against Msgr. Charles Heid:

Monsignor Charles Heid was not identified or discussed in the 2018 grand jury report but his name did appear on the August 2018 list of credibly accused priests published by the Diocese of Scranton.  Unfortunately, no information was provided as to the gender/age of the victim(s) nor the date(s) the abuse is alleged to have occurred. However, it does mean that the allegation(s) was found to be credible by the Diocese of Scranton’s internal Review Board.

Heid died in 1991 as a priest in good standing.

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