Paschal (James) Brisson

Brother Brisson, a member of the Order of St. Benedict, reportedly “left the Abbey” of St. John’s in Collegeville, MN in March 2011 after his name was included as an individual with credible allegations of sexual abuse.

Brisson began his career at St. John’s in1950 and eventually was director of Campus Ministry at St. John’s and also taught a cooking course.

Paschal “James” Brisson also worked in the Bahamas and Humacao, Puerto Rico where allegations of abuse also surfaced in the 1970s. Brother James Brisson is believed to be deceased.