Br. Felix Shinsky, O.F.M.Cap.: Accused of Sexual Misconduct

Br. Felix Shinsky, O.F.M.Cap.

Notes: Br. Felix Shinsky was a member of the Capuchin Franciscan Friars. Sometime in 1977, Br. Shinsky allegedly sexually abused a minor. Br. Shinsky was included in the 2019 “Audit of the Capuchin Province of Mid-America (aka Province of St. Conrad)” in the subsection of members “found to have had credible allegations of sexually inappropriate/criminal behaviors against minors or vulnerable adults” in the subsection “minors.” Purportedly, Br. Shinsky has been removed from ministry and is under supervision. Br. Shinsky’s current whereabouts and whether he has access to children are unknown.

Assignments within the Archdiocese/Diocese(s) in Colorado: Denver


Unknown St. Mary’s Friary, Herman, PA (PIT)

Unknown St. Fidelis Friary, Victoria, KS (SAL)

Unknown St. Conrad Friary, Annapolis, MD (BAL)

Unknown Mother of Divine Shepherd Friary, Mendi, Papua New Guinea

Unknown Queen of the Friars Minor Friary, Kagua, Papua New Guinea

Unknown St. Fidelis Friary, Nipa, Papua New Guinea

Unknown St. Charles Borromeo Friary, St. Louis, MO (STL)

Unknown Santa Clara Friary, Denver, CO (DEN)

Unknown St. Elizabeth Friary, Denver, CO (DEN)

Unknown St. Francis of Assisi Friary, Denver, CO (DEN)