Msgr. Patrick Reilly: Accused of Sexual Misconduct With Minors

Msgr. Patrick Reilly

1958: Ordained
  • 1958-1963: St. Ignatius of Loyola, Los Angeles, CA
  • 1963-1967: Nativity, Los Angeles, CA
  • 1967-1969: St. Gregory Nazianzen, Los Angeles, CA
  • 1969-1973: St. Brendan, Los Angeles, CA
  • 1973-1986: Sacred Heart, Covina, CA
  • 1986-2003: St. Robert Bellarmine, Burbank, CA
  • 2004-2018: Unknown

At least one survivor has come forward alleging child sexual abuse by Msgr. Patrick Reilly, from approximately 1980 to 1984, while Msgr. Reilly worked at Sacred Heart in Covina. Msgr. Reilly has been named in at least one child sexual abuse lawsuit. In 2004, the Archdiocese of Los Angeles deemed the allegations against Msgr. Reilly unfounded and permitted him to continue functioning as a retired priest in good standing. Msgr. Reilly was included in the Archdiocese of Los Angeles’ list of priests accused of sexual misconduct involving minors. It is believed Msgr. Reilly was residing in Burbank, CA and may have died in 2018.