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Fr. Anthony Paone – Archdiocese of Newark

Father Anthony Paone

Archdiocese of Newark

Ordained: 1938

Died: 1990

Assigned as follows:

  • 1939-1942      St. Peter’s Prep (Jersey City, NJ)
  • 1943-1946      Unknown 
  • 1947-1962      Brooklyn Prep (Brooklyn, NY) 
  • 1962-1967      Brooklyn College (Brooklyn, NY)
  • 1967-1972      Brooklyn Prep (Brooklyn, NY)
  • 1972-1974      Cathedral College (Douglaston, NY)
  • 1974-1990      Unknown

Summary of Abuse Allegations against Father Anthony Paone:

Father Anthony Paone was ordained a Jesuit priest of the New York Province. He served at St. Peter’s Prep in Jersey City from 1939 to 1942, then went on to teach in Catholic schools in New York. He wrote two well known Christian books on daily reflections on the spiritual life; “My Daily Bread” and “My Daily Life”. According to media reports, in 2002, he was accused of abusing a minor in 1953. The allegation was found to be credible. He died in December 1990.

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