Fr. George Wilders – Diocese of Brooklyn

Father George Wilders

Diocese of Brooklyn

Ordained: 1970

Died: 1990

Assigned as follows:

  • 1971-1975      St. Michael Archangel and St. Edward (Brooklyn, NY) 
  • 1976-1978      St. Boniface’s (Brooklyn, NY)
  • 1979-1983      St. Michael’s (Brooklyn, NY) 
  • 1984-1990      St. Gabriel’s/St. Gabriel the Archangel (Brooklyn, NY) 

Summary of Abuse Allegations against Father George Wilders:

According to media reports, in February 2019, Father George Wilders’s name appeared publicly on the Diocese of Brooklyn’s list of clergy credibly accused of sex abuse of minors. The details of the allegations, including when and where the abuse occurred, are unknown. He died in 1990.

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