Fr. John P. Gallant

Year of Ordination:  1960

Diocese:  Archdiocese of New York

Summary of Assignments

– Ordained 1960
– St. Agnes, Manhattan (1961)
– St. John’s, Goshen (1962-63)
– Christ the King, Yonkers (1964-69)
– Holy Spirit, Peekskill (1970-85)
– St. Anthony’s, Pine Plains (1986-97, pastor)
– St. Joan of Arc, Sloatsburg (1998-2002, pastor)
– Not listed in 2003 Directory

Assignment Notes:   Years in parentheses indicate editions of the Official Catholic Directory. Because of the publication schedule of the Directory, a priest listed at a parish in a given year was also likely at that parish for part of the previous year.

Notes:  Sued 2002. Accused of abuse of girl. She said he entered into a 2 yr affair with her in 1980 when she was 16. He claimed she was 18. Brother of Alfred Gallant, also an accused abuser.

Sources: Journal News 4.10.02 (in collection of articles);Journal News 4.16.02 (in collection of articles);Journal News 4.8.02 (in collection of articles);Journal News 7.9.05;Journal News 06.19.02;USA Today 11.11.02;Journal News 09.14.03


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