Fr. Joseph McAsey – Archdiocese of Los Angeles

| Sep 21, 2020 | Abuser Profiles, Catholic Church

Father Joseph McAsey

Archdiocese of Los Angeles (Jesuits)

Ordained: 1945

Died: 1991

Assignment History:

  • 1977-1982: St. Thomas More (Alhambra, CA)
  • 1982-1986: St. Robert Bellarmine (Burbank, CA)
  • 1986: Holy Redeemer (Montrose, CA)

Summary of Sexual Abuse Allegations Against Father Joseph McAsey:

Fr. Joseph McAsey was ordained a priest in 1945 who served in the Archdiocese of Los Angeles. According to media reports, he was accused of sexually abusing a minor from 1977 to 1982, while assigned to St. Thomas More in Alhambra. Fr. McAsey was listed on the Archdiocese of Los Angeles’ 2008 Final Addendum to the Report to the People of God. He is also on the Jesuits West Province 2018 list of credibly accused clergy of sexual abuse to a minor.

Fr. McAsey died in 1991. His status as a priest, whereabouts, and whether he had access to children from 1986 until his death in 1991 is unknown.

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