James Thomas Monaghan, SJ

Status: In 1992, pleaded guilty to charge of lewd and lascivious conduct with a minor and was sentenced to five years’ probation. Deceased in 2004.
Diocesan Response: Reported to law enforcement in 1988 after report was received.
Year of Birth: 1915
Seminary Attended: Alma College
Date Ordained / Connection to Diocese: Ordained 1946 as priest of the Jesuit religious order

Assignments in Diocese of Sacramento

  • 1962-1963 and 1975-1991: St. Ignatius, Sacramento

Reporting Victims

Date range of alleged abuse:1988

  1. Female, under the age of 14
    • Nature of accusation(s): Sexual touching and fondling
    • Year reported to diocese: 1988