June 19 - Statement of The Archdiocese of Boston Regarding Rev. Keith P. Leblanc*

Braintree, MA – The Archdiocese of Boston announced that Rev. Keith P. Leblanc has resigned as Pastor of Saint John the Baptist Parish in Haverhill, MA. 

The Archdiocese and parish are cooperating with law enforcement on an investigation of a financial nature.

In the coming days the Archdiocese will announce an appointment of a temporary administrator or pastor for Saint John the Baptist.

Because this remains an active investigation, the Archdiocese will decline further comment at this time.

We extend our prayers for Fr. Leblanc and the parishioners of Saint John the Baptist Parish.