Diocese of Knoxville, Tennessee

Joseph L. Reilly

Status: Dismissed from the priesthood (1965)

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: 1928

Ordination year: 1956

Reported assignment history:

  • Sts. Peter and Paul Church in Chattanooga