Brent I. Eagen: Accused of Sexual Misconduct

Brent I. Eagen

Ordained: 1956
  • 1957-1959: Holy Rosary, San Bernardino, CA
  • 1960-1967: San Diego College for Men, San Diego, CA
  • 1968-1969: 6120 Linda Vista Rd., San Diego, CA
  • 1970-1973: Boys Town of the Desert, Inc., Banning, CA
  • 1971-1976: Cathedral Plaza Development Corporation, La Mesa, CA
  • 1971-1992: Mission (Basilica) San Diego De Alcala, San Diego, CA
  • 1993-1997: University of San Diego, San Diego, CA
  • 1995-1997: Special Assignment
  • 1997: Died


Msgr. Brent I. Eagen worked at multiple parishes which became part of the Diocese of San Bernardino when the Diocese was established in 1978. At least one person has accused Msgr. Brent I. Eagen of child sexual abuse in approximately 1972 while he worked at Mission San Diego De Alcala. Msgr. Eagen has been named in at least one civil lawsuit. His whereabouts, status as a priest, and access to children from 1995 until his death in 1997 are unknown.