Tag: Mark Liening

Fr. Mark Liening – Archdiocese of San Francisco

Father Mark Liening

Archdiocese of San Francisco/Franciscans

Fr. Mark Liening Horowitz Law

Ordained: 1941

Dead: 1985

Assignment History:

  • 1941: Immaculate Conception (San Diego, CA)
  • 1941-1942: Old Mission (Santa Barbara, CA)
  • 1942: St. Mary’s (Phoenix, AZ)
  • 1942-1943: St. Joseph’s (Los Angeles, CA)
  • 1943: St. Joseph’s Hospital (Phoenix, AZ)
  • 1943-1944: St. Mary’s (Phoenix, AZ)
  • 1944-1945: Immaculate Conception (Provo, UT)
  • 1945: St. Joseph’s (Los Angeles, CA)
  • 1945-1947: St. Mary’s (Phoenix, AZ)
  • 1947-1948: St. Francis (Spokane, WA)
  • 1948-1949: Greek Rite Franciscan Commissariat (New Canaan, CT)
  • 1949-1950: Sybertsville Monastery (Sybertsville, PA)
  • 1950-1951: St. Mary’s (Phoenix, AZ
  • 1951-1953: St. Francis de Paula (Tularosa, NM)
  • 1953-1955: San Carlos, AZ
  • 1955-1957: Holy Family (Pueblo, CO)
  • 1957-1962: St. Elizabeth’s (Oakland, CA)
  • 1962-1964: St. Francis de Paula (Tularosa, NM)
  • 1964: St. Boniface (San Francisco, CA)
  • 1964: Covered Wells, AZ
  • 1964-1966: St. Mary’s (Phoenix, AZ)
  • 1966-1968: St. Joseph’s (Los Angeles, CA)
  • 1968-1969: Ensenada, Mexico
  • 1969-1970: St. Joseph’s (Los Angeles, CA)
  • 1970: Our Lady of Mt. Carmel (Fresno, CA)
  • 1970-1972: St. Joseph’s (Los Angeles, CA)
  • 1972-1974: Old Mission (San Luis Rey, CA)
  • 1974-1979: St. Mary’s (Phoenix, AZ)
  • 1979-1985: St. Francis de Paula (Tularosa, NM)
  • 1985: Old Mission (Santa Barbara, CA)

Summary of Sexual Abuse Allegations against Father Mark Liening:

Fr. Mark Liening was a member of the Franciscan Friars of the Province of Santa Barbara, part of what is formally known as the Order of Friars Minor.

In 2019, his name appeared on the Franciscans’ Santa Barbara Province list of clergy credibly accused of sexual abuse of minors. It noted allegations reported in 2007 of child sex abuse of a minor in 1943-1944. 

During the time of the abuse, Liening was assigned to St. Mary’s in Phoenix, Arizona.

Information about the age/gender of his alleged victim/victims or the nature of the alleged sexual abuse is unknown.

In 2019, his name also appeared on the Diocese of Oakland, the Las Cruces Diocese, and the Diocese of Phoenix list of clergy credibly accused of sex abuse of minors.

Liening died in 1985.

Horowitz Law is a law firm representing victims and survivors of sexual abuse by Catholic priests and other clergy in the Archdiocese of San Francisco in California. If you need a lawyer because you were sexually abused by a priest in one of California’s Catholic dioceses, contact our office today. Although many years have passed, those abused by Catholic clergy in the Archdiocese of San Francisco now have legal options due to a voluntary compensation fund created by the Archdiocese of San Francisco, but filing deadlines will apply so do not delay in reaching out to us. Our lawyers have decades of experience representing survivors of clergy sexual abuse in California and nationwide. We can help. 

Contact us at (888) 283-9922 or adam@adamhorowitzlaw.com to discuss your options today.

Br. Mark Liening – Diocese of Oakland

Brother Mark Liening

Diocese of Oakland/FranciscansMark Liening Horowitz Law

Ordained: N/A

Died: 1985

Assignment History:

  • 1941: Immaculate Conception (San Diego, CA)
  • 1941 – 1942: Old Mission (Santa Barbara, CA)
  • 1942: St. Mary’s (Phoenix, AZ)
  • 1942 – 1943: St. Joseph’s (Los Angeles, CA)
  • 1943: St. Joseph’s Hospital (Phoenix, AZ)
  • 1943 – 1944: St. Mary’s, (Phoenix, AZ)
  • 1944 – 1945: Immaculate Conception (Provo, UT)
  • 1945: St. Joseph’s (Los Angeles, CA)
  • 1945 – 1947: St. Mary’s (Phoenix, AZ)
  • 1947 – 1948: St. Francis (Spokane, WA)
  • 1948 – 1949: Greek Rite Franciscan Commissariate (New Canaan, CT)
  • 1949 – 1950: Sybertsville Monastery (Sybertsville, PA)
  • 1950 – 1951: St. Mary’s (Phoenix, AZ)
  • 1951 – 1953: St. Francis de Paula (Tularosa, NM)
  • 1955 – 1957: Holy Family (Pueblo, CO)
  • 1957 – 1962: St. Elizabeth’s (Oakland, CA)
  • 1962 – 1964: St. Francis de Paula (Tularosa, NM)
  • 1964: St. Boniface (San Francisco, CA)
  • 1964 – 1966: St. Mary’s (Phoenix AZ)
  • 1966 – 1968: St. Joseph’s (Los Angeles, CA)
  • 1968 – 1969: (Ensenada, MEXICO)
  • 1969 – 1970: St. Joseph’s (Los Angeles, CA)
  • 1970: Our Lady of Mt. Carmel (Fresno, CA)
  • 1970 – 1972: St. Joseph’s (Los Angeles, CA)
  • 1972 – 1974: Old Mission (San Luis Rey, CA)
  • 1974 – 1979: St. Mary’s (Phoenix, AZ)
  • 1979 – 1985: St. Francis de Paula (Tularosa, NM)

Summary of Sexual Abuse Allegations Against Brother Mark Liening:

According to media reports, in May 2019, Br. Mark Liening’s name appeared on the Franciscan Friars of Santa Barbara’s list of friars credibly accused of sexual abuse of a minor. It noted an allegation reported in 2007 of the sexual abuse of a minor from 1943-1944. At the time of the alleged abuse, Br. Liening was assigned to St. Mary’s in Phoenix, AZ. He died in 1985.

Brother Liening’s name appeared on the Diocese of Oakland’s list of clergy credibly accused of sexual abuse of minors in 2019. It also appeared on the Diocese of Las Cruces’ list (misspelled Leining) in June 2019.

Horowitz Law is a law firm representing victims and survivors of sexual abuse by Catholic priests and other clergy in the Diocese of Oakland in California.  If you need a lawyer because you were sexually abused by a priest in California, contact our office today. Although many years have passed, those abused by Catholic clergy in the Diocese of Oakland now have legal options, but filing deadlines will apply so do not delay in reaching out to us.  Our lawyers have decades of experience representing survivors of clergy sexual abuse in California and nationwide. We can help. 

Contact us at (888) 283-9922 or adam@adamhorowitzlaw.com to discuss your options today.

Br. Mark Liening – Archdiocese of Los Angeles

Brother Mark Liening

Archdiocese of Los Angeles (Franciscan)

Mark Liening Archdiocese of Los Angeles Horowitz Law

Ordained: N/A

Died: 1985

Assignment History:

  • 1941: Immaculate Conception (San Diego, CA)
  • 1941 – 1942: Old Mission (Santa Barbara, CA)
  • 1942: St. Mary’s (Phoenix, AZ)
  • 1942 – 1943: St. Joseph’s (Los Angeles, CA)
  • 1943: St. Joseph’s Hospital (Phoenix, AZ)
  • 1943 – 1944: St. Mary’s, (Phoenix, AZ)
  • 1944 – 1945: Immaculate Conception (Provo, UT)
  • 1945: St. Joseph’s (Los Angeles, CA)
  • 1945 – 1947: St. Mary’s (Phoenix, AZ)
  • 1947 – 1948: St. Francis (Spokane, WA)
  • 1948 – 1949: Greek Rite Franciscan Commissariate (New Canaan, CT)
  • 1949 – 1950: Sybertsville Monastery (Sybertsville, PA)
  • 1950 – 1951: St. Mary’s (Phoenix, AZ)
  • 1951 – 1953: St. Francis de Paula (Tularosa, NM)
  • 1955 – 1957: Holy Family (Pueblo, CO)
  • 1957 – 1962: St. Elizabeth’s (Oakland, CA)
  • 1962 – 1964: St. Francis de Paula (Tularosa, NM)
  • 1964: St. Boniface (San Francisco, CA)
  • 1964 – 1966: St. Mary’s (Phoenix AZ)
  • 1966 – 1968: St. Joseph’s (Los Angeles, CA)
  • 1968 – 1969: (Ensenada, MEXICO)
  • 1969 – 1970: St. Joseph’s (Los Angeles, CA)
  • 1970: Our Lady of Mt. Carmel (Fresno, CA)
  • 1970 – 1972: St. Joseph’s (Los Angeles, CA)
  • 1972 – 1974: Old Mission (San Luis Rey, CA)
  • 1974 – 1979: St. Mary’s (Phoenix, AZ)
  • 1979 – 1985: St. Francis de Paula (Tularosa, NM)

Summary of Sexual Abuse Allegations Against Brother Mark Liening:

Br. Mark Liening, a member of the Franciscan Order, served in multiple parishes in the Archdiocese of Los Angeles. According to media reports, in May 2019, his name appeared on the Franciscan Friars of Santa Barbara’s list of friars credibly accused of sexual abuse of a minor. It noted an allegation reported in 2007 of the sexual abuse of a minor from 1943-1944. At the time of the alleged abuse, Br. Liening was assigned to St. Mary’s in Phoenix, AZ.

He died in 1985.

Brother Liening’s name appeared on the Diocese of Oakland’s list of clergy credibly accused of sexual abuse of minors in 2019. It also appeared on the Diocese of Las Cruces’ list (misspelled Leining) in June 2019.

Horowitz Law is a law firm representing victims and survivors of sexual abuse by Catholic priests and other clergy in the Archdiocese of Los Angeles in California.  If you need a lawyer because you were sexually abused by a priest in one of California’s Catholic dioceses, contact our office today. Although many years have passed, those abused by Catholic clergy in the Archdiocese of Los Angeles now have legal options due to a voluntary compensation fund created by the Archdiocese of Los Angeles, but filing deadlines will apply so do not delay in reaching out to us.  Our lawyers have decades of experience representing survivors of clergy sexual abuse in California and nationwide. We can help. 

Contact us at (888) 283-9922 or adam@adamhorowitzlaw.com to discuss your options today.

Fr. Mark Liening – Diocese of Fresno

Father Mark Liening

Diocese of Fresno/Franciscan

Mark Liening Horowitz Law

Ordained: N/A (Franciscan)

Died: 1985

Assignment History:

  • 1941                Immaculate Conception (San Diego, CA)
  • 1941-1942      Old Mission (Santa Barbara, CA)
  • 1942                St. Mary’s (Phoenix, AZ)
  • 1942-1943      St. Joseph’s (Los Angeles, CA)
  • 1943                St. Joseph’s Hospital (Phoenix, AZ)
  • 1943-1944      St. Mary’s, (Phoenix, AZ)
  • 1944-1945      Immaculate Conception (Provo, UT)
  • 1945                St. Joseph’s (Los Angeles, CA)
  • 1945-1947      St. Mary’s (Phoenix, AZ)
  • 1947-1948      St. Francis (Spokane, WA)
  • 1948-1949      Greek Rite Franciscan Commissariate (New Canaan, CT)
  • 1949-1950      Sybertsville Monastery (Sybertsville, PA)
  • 1950-1951      St. Mary’s (Phoenix, AZ)
  • 1951-1953      St. Francis de Paula (Tularosa, NM)
  • 1955-1957      Holy Family (Pueblo, CO)
  • 1957-1962      St. Elizabeth’s (Oakland, CA)
  • 1962-1964      St. Francis de Paula (Tularosa, NM)
  • 1964                St. Boniface (San Francisco, CA)
  • 1964-1966      St. Mary’s (Phoenix AZ)
  • 1966-1968      St. Joseph’s (Los Angeles, CA)
  • 1968-1969      (Ensenada, MEXICO)
  • 1969-1970      St. Joseph’s (Los Angeles, CA)
  • 1970                Our Lady of Mt. Carmel (Fresno, CA)
  • 1970-1972      St. Joseph’s (Los Angeles, CA)
  • 1972-1974      Old Mission (San Luis Rey, CA)
  • 1974-1979      St. Mary’s (Phoenix, AZ)
  • 1979-1985      St. Francis de Paula (Tularosa, NM)

Summary of Sexual Abuse Allegations Against Father Mark Liening:

According to media reports, in May 2019, Father Mark Liening’s name appeared on the Franciscan Friars of Santa Barbara’s list of friars credibly accused of sexual abuse of a minor. It noted an allegation reported in 2007 of the sexual abuse of a minor from 1943-1944. At the time of the alleged abuse, Father Liening was assigned to St. Mary’s in Phoenix, AZ.

Fr. Liening died in 1985. His name appeared on the Diocese of Oakland’s list of clergy credibly accused of sexual abuse of minors in 2019. It also appeared on the Diocese of Las Cruces’ list (misspelled Leining) in June 2019.

Horowitz Law is a law firm representing victims and survivors of sexual abuse by Catholic priests and other clergy in the Diocese of Fresno in California.  If you need a lawyer because you were sexually abused by a priest in one of California’s Catholic dioceses, contact our office today. Although many years have passed, those abused by Catholic clergy in the Diocese of Fresno now have legal options due to a temporary change in California law, but filing deadlines will apply so do not delay in reaching out to us.  Our lawyers have decades of experience representing survivors of clergy sexual abuse in California and nationwide. We can help. 

Contact us toll-free at (888) 283-9922 or adam@adamhorowitzlaw.com to discuss your options today.

Fr Mark Liening – Diocese of Phoenix

Father Mark Liening 

Diocese of Phoenix

Ordained: N/A (Franciscan)

Died: 1985

Assigned as follows:

  • 1941                 Immaculate Conception (San Diego, CA)
  • 1941 – 1942    Old Mission (Santa Barbara, CA) 
  • 1942                 St. Mary’s (Phoenix, AZ) 
  • 1942 – 1943    St. Joseph’s (Los Angeles, CA) 
  • 1943                 St. Joseph’s Hospital (Phoenix, AZ) 
  • 1943 – 1944    St. Mary’s, (Phoenix, AZ) 
  • 1944 – 1945     Immaculate Conception (Provo, UT) 
  • 1945                  St. Joseph’s (Los Angeles, CA) 
  • 1945 – 1947     St. Mary’s (Phoenix, AZ) 
  • 1947 – 1948     St. Francis (Spokane, WA) 
  • 1948 – 1949     Greek Rite Franciscan Commissariate (New Canaan, CT)
  • 1949 – 1950     Sybertsville Monastery (Sybertsville, PA)
  • 1950 – 1951     St. Mary’s (Phoenix, AZ)
  •  1951 – 1953    St. Francis de Paula (Tularosa, NM)
  • 1955 – 1957     Holy Family (Pueblo, CO)
  • 1957 – 1962     St. Elizabeth’s (Oakland, CA)
  • 1962 – 1964     St. Francis de Paula (Tularosa, NM)
  • 1964                  St. Boniface (San Francisco, CA)
  • 1964 – 1966     St. Mary’s (Phoenix AZ)
  • 1966 – 1968     St. Joseph’s (Los Angeles, CA)
  • 1968 – 1969     (Ensenada, MEXICO)
  • 1969 – 1970     St. Joseph’s (Los Angeles, CA)
  • 1970                  Our Lady of Mt. Carmel (Fresno, CA)
  • 1970 – 1972      St. Joseph’s (Los Angeles, CA)
  • 1972 – 1974     Old Mission (San Luis Rey, CA)
  • 1974 – 1979     St. Mary’s (Phoenix, AZ)
  • 1979 – 1985     St. Francis de Paula (Tularosa, NM)

Summary of Abuse Allegations against Father Mark Liening:

According to media reports, in May 2019, Father Mark Liening’s name appeared on the Franciscan Friars of Santa Barbara’s list of friars credibly accused of sexual abuse of a minor. It noted an allegation reported in 2007 of the sexual abuse of a minor from 1943-1944. At the time of the alleged abuse, Father Liening was assigned to St. Mary’s in Phoenix, AZ. 

He died in 1985. 

Father Liening’s name appeared on the Diocese of Oakland’s list of clergy credibly accused of sexual abuse of minors in 2019. It also appeared on the Diocese of Las Cruces’ list (misspelled Leining) in June 2019. 

Horowitz Law is a law firm representing victims and survivors of sexual abuse by Catholic priests and other clergy in the Diocese of Phoenix.  If you need a lawyer because you were sexually abused by a priest in Phoenix, contact our office today. Although many years have passed, those abused by Catholic clergy in the Diocese of Phoenix 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.