Fr. Laurence Brett: Accused of Child Sexual Abuse

Fr. Laurence Brett

Beginning in 1973, numerous individuals alleged sexual abuse by Father Laurence Brett from the late 1960s to the mid-1970s.  The allegations against Father Brett have been widely covered in the media.  Brett died in 2010.  Brett served at Calvert Hall High School from 1969 to 1973, and from 1967 to 1973, at St. Jane Frances de Chantel, St. Patrick (Cumberland), and St. Pius X.  Beginning in 1976, Brett served as Chaplain at the School Sisters of Notre Dame Motherhouse.  He worked at a religious publisher in Washington DC until the early 1990s.

Information gathered from the Archdiocese of Baltimore List of Priests and Brothers Accused of Child Sexual Abuse