Fr. Victor Sepsi
Diocese of Shreveport
Left active ministry: 1967
Assigned as Follows:
- St. Catherine of Siena (Shreveport, LA)
- St. John Catholic Church (Deville, LA)
Summary of Sexual Abuse Allegations against Fr. Victor Sepsi:
Fr. Victor Sepsi was ordained to the priesthood, and served in the Diocese of Shreveport. According to media reports, in February 2019, the Diocese of Alexandria included Fr. Sepsi’s name on its list of “clergy duly incardinated or at one time serving in the Diocese of Alexandria accused of sexual misconduct and abuse of minors by allegations brought by victims or by written testimony.” The list notes that multiple allegations of child sexual abuse involving male minors dating back to the 1960s against Fr. Sepsi came before the Permanent Review Board in 2019. The allegations were deemed credible. The details of the allegations, including the information about the age/gender of his alleged victim/victims and the nature of the alleged sexual abuse are unknown.
In 2020, the Diocese of Shreveport released Fr. Senesac’s name under the heading, “priests who served in the former Diocese of Alexandria-Shreveport removed for sexual abuse of minors.” Prior to the founding of the Diocese of Shreveport in 1986, churches in the Shreveport area were under the jurisdiction of the Diocese of Alexandria-Shreveport. According to church protocol, the files of accused clergy members remain with the Diocese of Alexandria.
Fr. Victor Sepsi obtained a private pilot’s license and was known in Shreveport as the “Flying Priest.” His current whereabouts are unknown.
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