Diocese of Knoxville, Tennessee

Edward Albert Walenga

Status: Deceased (1983)

Appeared under the heading: “Before the Diocese of Knoxville was established in 1988, the priests who served in this region were under the pastoral leadership and oversight of the Diocese of Nashville. The following is a list of priests credibly accused in the Diocese of Nashville who held assignments in parishes which are now part of the Diocese of Knoxville.”

Birth Year: 1926

Ordination year: 1953

Reported assignment history:

  • Assistant Pastor at Holy Ghost Church in Knoxville and Professor at Knoxville Catholic High School
  • Assistant Pastor at Our Lady of Perpetual Help Church in Chattanooga and Chaplain to Newman Clubs
  • pastor of Notre Dame Church in Greeneville and St. Henry Mission in Rogersville