Fr. John J. McGinn: Substantiated Claims of Sexual Abuse of a Minor

Fr. John J. McGinn

Ordained, 1952

Notes: Fr. John McGinn was ordained a priest in the Archdiocese of Denver. In 1994, a survivor reported to the Archdiocese of Denver that she was sexually abused as a minor by Fr. McGinn in the 1950’s or early 1960’s when he was assigned to St. James in Denver, Colorado. Fr. McGinn was included in the Colorado Attorney General’s Special Master’s Report on “Roman Catholic Clergy Sexual Abuse of Children in Colorado from 1950 to 2019.”

Assignments within the Archdiocese/Diocese(s) in Colorado: Denver


1953-1961 St. James, Denver, CO (DEN)

1962-1966 St. John’s, Yuma, CO (DEN)

1967-1975 Guardian Angels, Denver, CO (DEN)

1976-1977 St. Mark at Lionhead, Westminster, CO (DEN)

1978-1980 Montbello Catholic Church, Denver, CO (DEN)

1981-1991 St. Louis, Louisville, CO (DEN)

1992-1995 Holy Ghost, Denver, CO (DEN)

1996-2002 St. Thomas More, Englewood, CO (DEN)

2002 Died