Vincent Worzalla: Substantiated Claims of Sexual Abuse of a Minor

Vincent Worzalla

Father Vincent Worzalla was born April 5, 1889. He attended St. Stanislaus Seminary in Chicago and Orchard Lake Seminary in Detroit. Father Worzalla was ordained in 1915 at St. Paul Seminary. Father Worzalla worked at parishes in Minnesota before his death in 1962. He became a monsignor in 1947.

Father Worzalla’s name was publicly released in 2015 as a priest who has been accused of sexual abuse or misconduct with a minor in the Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis. Father Worzalla was named in notices of claim that were submitted to the Archdiocese and its insurance carriers.

Father Worzalla’s assigments:

Ordained: 1915

  • 1916-1951: Holy Cross Church, Minneapolis
  • 1952-1962: Holy Trinity Church, South St. Paul, Minn.