Fr. Clovis Javier Vilchez-Parra: Accused of Sexual Abuse of a Minor

Fr. Clovis Javier Vilchez-Parra

Ordained: 2012

  • 2013: Our Lady of Mercy, Chicago, IL (CHI)
  • 2014: Our Lady of Fatima, Chicago, IL (CHI)
  • 2015-2019: Unknown

Fr. Clovis Javier Vilchez-Parra is a native of Peru who arrived in the U.S. in 2007. In 2012, Fr. Vilchez-Parra was ordained a priest of the Archdiocese of Chicago. In 2015, Fr. Vilchez-Parra was charged and pled guilty to felony possession and reproduction of child pornography. In 2017, Fr. Vilchez-Parra was sentenced to 4 years in prison and ordered to register as a sex offender. In 2018, Fr. Vilchez-Parra was included on the Archdiocese of Chicago’s list of “Clergy with Substantiated Allegations of Sexual Misconduct with Minors.”