Fr. John Joseph Casey – Archdiocese of Los Angeles

On Behalf of | Sep 6, 2020 | Catholic Church, Sex

Father John Joseph Casey

Archdiocese of Los Angeles (Vincentians)

Ordained: 1932

Died: 2000

Assignment History:

  • 1932-1940: St. Vincent Catholic Church (Los Angeles, CA)
  • 1941-1944: Unknown
  • 1945-1960: St. Vincent Catholic Church (Los Angeles, CA)
  • 1961-1964: Unknown
  • 1965-1978: St. Vincent Catholic Church (Los Angeles, CA)
  • 1979-1986: St. Vincent Seminary (Montebello, CA)
  • 1987-2000: De Paul Center (Montebello, CA)

Summary of Sexual Abuse Allegations Against Father John Joseph Casey:

Fr. John Joseph Casey was ordained a Vincentian priest in 1932, and served in multiple parishes in the Diocese of Los Angeles. According to media reports, he has been accused in a civil lawsuit of sexually abusing at least one person at St. Vincent Catholic Church in Los Angeles from 1943 to 1945. The details of the sexual abuse allegations, including the victim’s age/gender, are unknown.

Fr. Casey was included in the Archdiocese of Los Angeles’ 2004 List of Archdiocesan Clergy Credibly Accused of Sexual Abuse of a Minor. In December 2020, his name was included on the Vincentians Western Province List of clergy credibly accused of child sexual abuse.

Fr. Casey died in 2000.

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