Father John T. Ryan
Archdiocese of New York
Left order: 2002
Assigned as follows:
- 1977 Unknown
- 1978 Seminary Bureau (New York, NY)
- 1979-1987 Jesuit Seminary and Mission Bureau (New York, NY)
- 1988-1989 Jesuit Provincial’s Office (New York, NY)
- 1989 Canisius High School (Buffalo, NY
- 1990-1991 Unknown
- 1992 Jesuit Provincial’s Office (New York, NY)
- 1993 Jesuit Seminary and Mission Bureau (New York, NY)
- 1994-2002 Mount Manresa (New York, NY)
Summary of Abuse Allegations against Father John T. Ryan:
According to media reports, Father John T. Ryan, a Jesuit priest, was accused of child sexual abuse in 2003 and 2014. He reportedly sexually abused children in the 1980s and 1990s while assigned to the Jesuit Seminary & Mission Bureau in New York where he worked as an Associate Editor for Development for the Jesuits’ weekly print publication, America Media Magazine.
After an investigation, the Jesuits’ USA Northeast Province deemed the allegations against Father Ryan as credible. He has been named on the Jesuits’ 2019 list of “Jesuits with Credible Allegations of Sexual Abuse of a Minor.” He left the Jesuits in 2002, and is believed to be living in Florida.
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