Fr. James Flannan Walsh – Diocese of St. Augustine

Father James Flannan Walsh

Diocese of St. Augustine

Fr. James Flannan Walsh Horowitz Law
Ordained: 1965

Dead: 2013

Assignment History:

  • Holy Faith Parish (Gainesville, FL)
  • Queen of Peace Parish (Gainesville, FL)

Summary of Sexual Abuse Allegations against Father James Flannan Walsh:

Fr. James Flannan Walsh is originally from Ireland and was ordained in 1965. Walsh arrived in the Diocese of St. Augustine a few months after his ordination.

In 2020, Walsh was included on a list of priests in the Diocese of St. Augustine who was named as being “credibly accused” of child sex abuse. Information about the age/gender of his alleged victim/victims, the nature of the alleged sexual abuse, or Walsh’s assignments at the time of the alleged abuse is unknown. It is only noted that the abuse took place from 1965-1966.

Walsh died in Florida in 2013.

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