Father David A. Ernst

Archdiocese of Newark

Known Assignments:

  • St. Elizabeth, Wycloff
  • Ss. Joseph and Michael, Union City
  • Holy Spirit/Our Lady Help of Christians, East Orange

Summary of Sexual Abuse allegations against Father David A. Ernst:

Father David A. Ernst was accused of sexually abusing multiple minor boys during his time as a sex education teacher at Out Lady of Help of Christians parochial school between 1954 and 1969. Ernst was named in a civil suit that settled for $1 million in 2004. Ernst died in 1988.

Father Ernst was ordained in 1954 and is deceased.

If you have information about Father David A. Ernst or if you are considering a case against Father David A. Ernst or the Archdiocese of Newark, please contact Andreozzi + Foote at 877-214-3238 or send us a message online. We have been protecting the rights of sexual abuse survivors for years and offer free consultations. We handle cases against abusive priests, clergy, nuns, religious leaders, and the Archdiocese of Newark. The time to purse a case against Father David A. Ernst or the Archdiocese of Newark may be limited, so it is important to consult with us quickly to understand and preserve your legal options.

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