Br. Felix Calonge – Archdiocese of Los Angeles

On Behalf of | Sep 4, 2020 | Catholic Church, Sex

Brother Felix Calonge

Archdiocese of Los Angeles (Franciscan)

Ordained: 1963

Left: 1967

Assignment History:

  • 1964-1965: Holy Cross Retreat (Mesilla Park, NM)
  • 1965-1966: St. Anthony’s Retreat (Three Rivers, CA)
  • 1965: St. Anthony’s Seminary (Santa Barbara, CA)
  • 1967-2019: Unknown

Summary of Sexual Abuse Allegations Against Brother Felix Calonge:

Br. Felix “Raymond” Calonge was ordained a Franciscan priest in 1963. His first assignment was in 1965 in NM, before he served in multiple parishes in the Diocese of Los Angeles. He reportedly left the order in 1966, just three years after becoming ordained. According to media reports, in 2018, Br. Calonge was accused of sexually abusing a minor in 1965 while serving at St. Anthony’s in Three Rivers, CA.

Br. Calonge was named on the Franciscan Friars Province of Santa Barbara’s 2019 List of Franciscan Friars from the St. Barbara Province with Credibly Claims of Sexual Abuse of a Minor.  He is also listed on the Las Cruces Diocese’s list in 2019. Br. Calonge’s current whereabouts and whether he has access to children are unknown.

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