Fr. James Glenn Murray – Archdiocese of Baltimore

by | Aug 7, 2023 | Abuser Profiles, Catholic Church

Fr. James Glenn Murray

Archdiocese of Baltimore/Jesuits

Fr. James Glenn Murray Horowitz Law


Ordained: 1979

Assignment History:

  • 1974-1976      Teacher, Gonzaga High School, Washington, D.C.
  • 1980-1981      Parochial Vicar, Holy Cross Church, Durham, NC
  •                        Campus Minister, Duke University, Durham, NC
  • 1980-1981      Bernadette’s, Butner, NC
  • 1981-1985      Teacher and Assistant Principal, St. Frances-Charles Hall, Baltimore, MD
  • 1981-1982      Jesuit Community at Loyola College, Baltimore, MD
  • 1984-1991      All Saints, Baltimore, MD
  • 1989-2007      Parochial Vicar, St. Henry Rectory, Cleveland, OH
  • 1991-1992      Jesuit Community Corporation at St. Louis University Jesuit Hall, MO
  • 1992-1995      Professor of Liturgy, St. Mary’s Seminary, Cleveland, OH
  • 1995-2003      Director of Diocesan Liturgical Office and Professor of Homiletics, St. Mary’s Seminary, Cleveland, OH
  • 2003-2007      Director of Office of Pastoral Liturgy, Cleveland Diocese, OH
  • 2007-2011      Associate Pastor, St. Aloysius Gonzaga Church, Washington, D.C.


Summary of Abuse Allegations against Fr. James G. Murray:

Fr. J. Glenn Murray is one of the 156 priests identified by the Maryland Attorney General as having been accused of sexually abusing minors during their tenure with the Archdiocese of Baltimore.


According to the Attorney General’s report, in 2005, a man reported having been sexually abused by Fr. Murray between 1982 and 1983, when the victim was a student at St. Frances/Father Charles High in Baltimore.


Fr. Murray’s name appears on the Archdiocese of Baltimore’s list of priests credibly accused of sexual misconduct with a minor. Fr. Murray’s name also appears on the Maryland Province of Jesuits’ list of priests credibly accused of sexual misconduct with a minor.

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