Msgr. James E. Dolan: Accused of Sexual Misconduct With Minors

Msgr. James E. Dolan

Ordained: 1924
  • 1925: St. Joseph’s Church, San Diego, CA
  • 1926: St. John’s Church, Los Angeles, CA
  • 1927: Church of the Precious Blood, Los Angeles, CA
  • 1927: Assistant Director of the Catholic Welfare Bureau, Los Angeles, CA
  • 1928-1938: Unknown
  • 1939: Cathedral Chapel, Los Angeles, CA
  • 1940-1949: Unknown
  • 1945: Appointed Papal Chamberlain
  • 1950: Appointed Domestic Prelate
  • 1950-1954: Cathedral Chapel, Los Angeles, CA
  • 1955-1972: Daniel Murphy Catholic High School, Los Angeles, CA
  • 1973: Retired (in residence at Cathedral Chapel, Los Angeles, CA)
  • 1974: Died

Msgr. Dolan was ordained in the Diocese of Los Angeles and San Diego in 1925. He held several administrative positions throughout his career. According to the Archdiocese of Los Angeles, Msgr. Dolan stands accused of sexually abusing a child in 1962. He was named in one lawsuit. He was included in the Archdiocese of Los Angeles’ list of priests accused of sexual misconduct involving minors.

Detailed Clergy Assignment Record: Fr. James E. Dolan