The following information regarding Father John Wadeson, including his assignments and some of the allegations against him, has been compiled from public sources that are listed below. Please note that the information on this page is not intended to suggest the allegations are true or false, but is merely being provided to summarize publicly available information. If you or someone you love was abused, please contact us to learn your legal options.

Assignments

1971                St. Peter Claver Church                                  Montclair/Asbury Park, New Jersey

1972-73           Verbum Dei High School                               Los Angeles, California

1974-74           St. John the Evangelist Catholic Church        Los Angeles, California

1976-77           Notre Dame High School                               Riverside, California
1981-81           Casa Guadalupe                                              Los Angeles, California
1982-83           St. John the Evangelist Catholic Church        Los Angeles, California
1984-86           Verbum Dei High School                               Los Angeles, California

1986-89           St. Peter Claver Church                                  Montclair/Asbury Park, New Jersey

Approx. 2000-2014      (Church information unknown)         Agana, Guam

Father John H. Wadeson

Summary

Father John Wadeson was publicly accused of abusing children between 1973-1977 while he was serving in Los Angeles, California.  In 2004, Father Wadeson was included on a list of priests accused of sexual abuse by the Archdiocese of Los Angeles.  In 2014, it was discovered that Father Wadeson was working as a priest in Guam from approximately 2000 until 2014.

Sources

http://www.bishop-accountability.org/usccb/natureandscope/dioceses/reports/losangelesca-rpt-list.pdf

http://theworthyadversary.com/3056-wandering-wadeson

http://www.sandiegouniontribune.com/sdut-guam-priest-reinstated-after-investigation-clears-2015apr14-story.html

http://www.bishop-accountability.org/usccb/natureandscope/dioceses/reports/losangelesca-rpt-list.pdf

http://www.bishop-accountability.org/news2014/07_08/2014_07_24_Gaynor_Report_Accused_Accused.htm