Father Bernard Cloutier (Diocese of Sault Ste. Marie)
Father Bernard Cloutier was ordained by the Bishop of Sault Ste. Marie in 1971.
Convicted of Sexual Abuse
In November 2009 Cloutier was convicted of sexual assault and sentenced to five years in jail. (He has appealed and the appeal is scheduled to be heard by Ontario Court of Appeal on October 28, 2010).
1973-74: St. Joseph Church, Chelmsford
1980: St. Louis de France Church, Espanola
1985-1985: Pastor, St. Theresa of Avila, Cache Bay, Ontario
1991 – 1992: Pastor, Resurrection Church, Sturgeon Falls, Ontario
1993, 1994, 1996, 2000, 2002: Pastor, St. Agnes Church, North Bay, Ontario
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