Fr. James J. Fitzpatrick: Accused of Sexual Misconduct With Minors

Fr. James J. Fitzpatrick

Accused Priest James Fitzpatrick
Ordained: 1954
  • 1955-1966: Unknown
  • 1967-1968: Holy Name of Jesus Catholic Church, Los Angeles, CA
  • 1969-1973: Sacred Heart Catholic Church, Wichita Falls, TX
  • 1973: Died

Fr. James J. Fitzpatrick was an extern priest from Texas who worked in the Archdiocese of Los Angeles. Fr. Fitzpatrick was ordained for the Diocese of Dallas/Fort Worth in 1954. He is accused of sexually abusing a child from approximately 1966 to 1967. Fr. Fitzpatrick was included in the Archdiocese of Los Angeles’ list of priests accused of sexual misconduct involving minors. Fr. Fitzpatrick was also included in the Diocese of Fort Worth’s “List of Priests with Allegations of Semblance of Truth of Sexual Misconduct with Minors.”

Detailed Clergy Assignment Record: Fr. James J. Fitzpatrick