Fr. Patrick McHugh: Accused of Sexual Misconduct With Minors

Fr. Patrick McHugh


  • 1950: Ordained
  • 1951-1954: Holy Angels, Arcadia, CA
  • 1955-1956: St. Anthony’s, Long Beach, CA
  • 1957-1962: St. Finbar, Burbank, CA
  • 1963-1967: Sacred Heart, Los Angeles, CA
  • 1968-1972: St. Columban, Garden Grove, CA
  • 1973-2011: Nativity, Torrance, CA
  • 1998-2011: Retired
  • 2011: Died

Notes: According to the Archdiocese of Los Angeles at least one survivor has come forward alleging child sexual abuse by Fr. Patrick McHugh, from approximately 1972 to 1974. Fr. McHugh was included in the Archdiocese of Los Angeles’ list of priests accused of sexual misconduct involving minors.