When Father Daniel was being treated, he admitted that he has been moved around from assignment to assignment after Ryan had accused him of molesting him. However, Father Daniel continued to deny the accusations.
When Father Daniel was diagnosed with AIDS, Chris Taub took the initiative to track down Ryan at his restaurant job to advise him to be tested. However, Ryan refused to be tested.
As Father Daniel appeared to be dying, Ryan came to visit him and apologized for accusing him.