Fr. Salvatore Miraglia

Diocese:  Diocese of Rockville Centre, Archdiocese of Miami

Summary of Assignments:

  • 4/5/1975:  Ordained
  • 1975-1979:  St. William the Abbot, Seaford, NY
  • 1979-1982:  Our Holy Redeemer, Freeport, NY
  • 1982-1983:  Sick leave
  • 1983-1988:  Released from diocesan assignment, location not specified
  • 1988-1994:  San Isidro, Pompano Beach, FL
  • 1994-1998:  Released from diocesan assignment, location not specified
  • 1998-1999:  Barry University, Miami, FL
  • 1999-2002:  Released from diocesan assignment, location not specified
  • 2003:  Not listed in the Directory

Notes:  Per 2002 news articles, Miraglia left Long Island parish in 1982 after a complaint that he allegedly asked teenage boys to disrobe. For several years he celebrated mass in Pompano Beach, FL. He left this position in April, 2002 and was placed on leave. Per 2002 Catholic Directory, he was assigned to Rockville Centre Diocese but shown as “Priests released from Diocesan Assignment.”

Sources:  Newsday 04.23.02; Sun-Sentinel 04.24.02; Sun-Sentinel 04.28.02; USA Today 11.11.02 Assignment Record and Other Info

Note: Years listed 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.