Fr. Dorian G. Rowe: Accused of Sexual Misconduct With Minors

Fr. Dorian G. Rowe

Ordained: 1964
  • 1965-1968: St. Catherine, Reseda, CA
  • 1969-1973: St. Teresa of Avila, Los Angeles, CA
  • 1974-1978: Sacred Heart, Lancaster, CA
  • 1979: St. Genevieve, Van Nuys, CA
  • 1980-1986: St. Camilus de Lellis, Los Angeles, CA
  • 1987-1991: St. Mary, Palmdale, CA
  • 1991: Died

According to the Archdiocese of Los Angeles at least two survivors have come forward alleging child sexual abuse by Fr. Dorian G. Rowe, between approximately 1967 and 1979. Fr. Rowe was named in a 2003 civil lawsuit alleging he sexually abused a child, from approximately 1967 to 1968, while he worked at St. Catherine in Reseda. Fr. Rowe was included in the Archdiocese of Los Angeles’ list of priests accused of sexual misconduct involving minors.

Detailed Clergy Assignment Record: Fr. Dorian G. Rowe