Msgr. Joseph L. Mathis (Diocese of Allentown)

Msgr. Joseph L. Mathis

Diocese of Allentown (Pennsylvania)

Ordained: 1922

Elevated to Monsignor: 1975

Died: 1981

Assigned as follows:

  • Sacred Heart (Allentown, PA)
  • St. Alphonsus (Philadelphia, PA)
  • Annunciation B.V.M. (Catasauqua, PA)
  • Our Lady Help of Christians (Allentown, PA)

Summary of Abuse Allegations against Msgr. Joseph Mathis:

Not much is known about Mathis’ history in the Diocese of Allentown as there is no publicly available information about any sexual abuse allegations against him. His name appeared on the Diocese of Allentown’s August 2018 list of credibly accused priests, but no details about the allegation were provided except to say that the allegation was received after Mathis’ death.

Mathis died in 1981.

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