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Fr. John McCullen – Diocese of Orlando/Toledo

Father John McCullen

Diocese of Orlando/Toledo

John McCullen Horowitz Law

Ordained: 1944

Died: 2013

Assignment History:

  • 1945-1947: Saint Rose (Lima, OH)
  • 1947-1961: Saint Ann (Fremont, OH)
  • 1961: Leave of Absence, Transferred to Florida
  • Mary of the Lakes Catholic Church (Eustis, FL)
  • Ambrose Church (Deerfield Beach, FL)

Summary of Sexual Abuse Allegations Against Father John McCullen:

Fr. John McCullen was named publicly on the Diocese of Orlando’s 2020 List of Clergy Credibly Accused of Sexual Abuse of a Minor. Allegations of sexual abuse in the Toledo Diocese surfaced after Fr. McCullen moved to Florida in 1961 while serving at St. Ambrose Church in Deerfield Beach, FL. The details of the sexual abuse allegations, including when and where the alleged abuse occurred, or the victim’s age/gender, are unknown. He was barred from public ministry. Fr. McCullen died in 2013 while residing in Ft. Lauderdale, FL.

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