Fr. Bartholomew (J. Bart) (Bart J.) Nadal C.R.: Accused of Sexual Misconduct

Fr. Bartholomew (J. Bart) (Bart J.) Nadal C.R.

Ordained: 1957

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


  • 1948-1950: Unknown
  • 1951: St. Cajetan’s, Denver, CO (DEN)
  • 1952-1954: St. Augustine, Antonito, CO (PBL)
  • 1955-1960: St. Joseph’s, Capulin, CO (PBL)
  • 1961-1966: St. Augustine, Antonito, CO (PBL)
  • 1967-1972: Seminary of St. Andrew Avelino, Denver, CO (DEN)
  • 1972-1973: St. Cajetan’s, Denver, CO (DEN)
  • 1974-1988: Holy Family, Fort Collins, CO (DEN)
  • 1989-1990: Unknown
  • 1991-1997: Provincial House at St. Andrew Seminary, Denver, CO (DEN)
  • 1998-2007: St. Andrew’s Theatine House, Denver, CO (DEN)
  • 2008-2015: Unknown

Fr. Bartholomew Nadal was a member of the Theatine Fathers. It is believed that Fr. Nadal came to the United States in 1949. Fr. Nadal was assigned at Holy Family in Fort Collins, Colorado. While Fr. Nadal was at Holy Family two minors alleged that Fr. Nadal molested them. Fr. Nadal is reported to have died in 2015. Fr. Nadal’s location, status as a priest, and whether he had access to children from 2008 until his death in 2015 are unknown.