Michael Hogan: Allegations of Sexual Abuse of a Minor Have Been Admitted, Established or Determined to Be Credible

Michael Hogan

Ordained: 1984

  • 1983: Deacon at St. Ann, Chicago, IL (CHI)
  • 1984: Ordained
  • 1984-1992: St. Barbara, Brookfield, IL (CHI)
  • 1992: On Leave
  • 1993: Resigned
  • 1994-2014: Unknown
  • 2015: Laicized
  • 2016-2019: Unknown

Multiple people have accused Fr. Michael J. Hogan of sexually abusing them as children. The Archdiocese of Chicago first received allegations of abuse against Fr. Hogan in 1986. He resigned from the priesthood in 1993 and was laicized in 2015. Fr. Hogan is included in the Archdiocese of Chicago’s list of “Archdiocesan Priests with Substantiated Allegations of Sexual Misconduct with Minors.” His whereabouts and whether he has access to children are unknown.

6/27/1983        Deacon, St. Ann Parish

5/19/1984        Ordained

5/19/1984 – Associate Pastor, St. Barbara Parish (until 6/22/1992) (parish school had approx. 300 children)

Overlapped here with accused priests Russell L. Romano (1984-91

2/24/1986        Parent confronted pastor with accusations that Hogan had engaged in improper activities with his sons. Supervision will be daily by his on-site pastor (AOC 015026, 015030)

11/19/1990 – Administrator, St. Barbara Parish (until 6/1/1991)

6/22/1992 – On Leave

7/8/1993          Resigned (AOC 015019)