Seminarian Kevin Phan

Diocese:  Archdiocese of Chicago, Archdiocese of Dubuque

Summary of Assignments:

  • Student at Divine Word College; Epworth, IA
  • 2004:  Divine Word Theologate – Seminarian; Techny, IL


Native of Vietnam. Student at the Society of the Divine Word, a Catholic missionary organization. Charged with having 300 images of child pornography on his computer and posting 30 of them on the Internet. Expelled from the Seminary after charges filed. Pled guilty 12/04 to 1 count and balance of charges dropped.

Sources: Assignment RecordChicago Tribune 03.13.04; Chicago Sun-Times 03.14.04; Northbrook Star 12.23.04; Phan v. Leis, C-050842, Court of Appeals Ohio 11.09.06