Msgr. John P. Bolen – Diocese of Harrisburg

Msgr. John Bolen – Diocese of Harrisburg

Ordained: 1926

Died: 1966

Assigned as follows:

  • St. Ignatius (Centralia, PA)
  • St. James (Steelton, PA)
  • Villa Sacred Heart
  • Academy Of Saints Cyril and Methodius (Danville, PA)
  • St. Patrick (Trevorton, PA)
  • Sacred Heart (Conewago, PA)
  • Mount St. Mary’s Seminary

Summary of Allegations against Fr. John P. Bolen:

Msgr. John P. Bolen’s name first appeared on the Diocese of Harrisburg’s August 2018 list of credibly accused priests.  Very little information was provided about the allegation(s) against Msgr. Bolen, except to say that he was first accused of abuse after his death in 1966.

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