Fr. Thomas Hidding – Archdiocese of Miami

Father Thomas Hidding 

Archdiocese of Miami/Jesuits

Fr. Thomas Hidding Horowitz Law

Ordained: 1986

Removed: 2002

Dead: 2005

Assignment History:

  • 1980-1982: Jesuit High School (Tampa, FL)
  • Unknown: Jesuit College Prep. (Dallas, TX)
  • 1986-1987: The Jesuit Community (Berkeley, CA)
  • 1987-1992: Loyola University (New Orleans, LA)
  • 1993-1997: University of Tampa (Tampa, FL)
  • 1993-1997: Sacred Heart (Tampa, FL)
  • 1997-1999: Immaculate Conception (New Orleans, LA)
  • 1999-2000: Jesuit Provincial Office (New Orleans, LA)
  • 2000-2002: Jesu Church (Miami, FL)

Summary of Sexual Abuse Allegations against Father Thomas Hidding:

Fr. Thomas Hidding was ordained in 1986 and spent his career in Louisiana and Florida.

In 2002, Hidding was accused of having sexually abused a high school student in Miami, Florida between 1980-1982, when Hidding was a Jesuit seminarian and teacher. 

According to media reports, the allegations were deemed “credible” by Jesuit superiors. Hidding was removed from active ministry after the accusation surfaced in May of 2002.

Hidding died in 2005.

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