Tag: Francis Philben

Fr. Francis Philben (Holy Ghost) – Diocese of Richmond

Father Francis Philben

Diocese of Richmond

Ordained: 1947

Died: 1994

Assigned as follows:

  • Unknown

Summary of Abuse Allegations against Father Francis Philben:

Father Francis Philben was a member of the Holy Ghost order. According to media reports, in February 2019, his name appeared publicly on the Diocese of Richmond’s list of clergy credibly accused of sex abuse of minors. He died in 1994. The allegation was reported after his death.

Horowitz Law is a law firm representing victims and survivors of sexual abuse by Catholic priests and other clergy in the Diocese of Richmond.  If you need a lawyer because you were sexually abused by a priest in Richmond, contact our office today. Although many years have passed, those abused by Catholic clergy in the Diocese of Richmond now have legal options to recover damages due to a compensation fund created for victims.  Call us at (888) 283-9922 or send an email to adam@adamhorowitzlaw.com to discuss your options today.