Fr. James Aloysius Martin: Accused of Sexual Misconduct With Minors

Fr. James Aloysius Martin

Ordination: Unknown
  • 1934-1951: Unknown
  • 1951-1952: St. Elizabeth’s Retreat, Sun Valley
  • 1953: Absent on sick leave
  • 1954: Retired
  • Date of death: Unknown

At least one survivor has come forward alleging child sexual abuse by Fr. James A. Martin between approximately 1934 and 1938. According to the Archdiocese of Los Angeles, Fr. Martin is deceased. Fr. Martin was included in the Archdiocese of Los Angeles’ list of priests accused of sexual misconduct involving minors.