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Fr. Angus McDonald – Archdiocese of San Francisco

Father Angus McDonald

Archdiocese of San Francisco/Jesuits

Angus McDonald Horowitz Law

Ordained: 1965

Retired: 1986

Died: 1988

Assignment History:

  • 1956-1957: Loyola High School (Los Angeles, CA)
  • 1966: On Duty Outside the Diocese; Collegio Nepomunceno (Rome, Italy)
  • 1967-1972: St. Patrick Church (Barrow, AK)
  • 1973: Holy Family Cathedral (Anchorage, AK)
  • 1974-1975: St. Thomas Seminary (Kenmore, WA)
  • 1976: Saints Simon and Jude Cathedral (Phoenix, AZ)
  • 1977: St. Clement’s Church (Hayward, CA)
  • 1978: St. Thomas More Church (Portland, OR)
  • 1979-1980: Cathedral Basilica of Our Lady of Peace (Honolulu, HI)
  • 1981: Holy Family Church (Honolulu, HI)
  • 1982-1983: St. Elizabeth Church (Aiea, HI)
  • 1984: St. Cecilia Church (Beaverton, OR)
  • 1986: Retired

Summary of Sexual Abuse Allegations Against Father Angus McDonald:

Fr. Angus McDonald was identified as a perpetrator in at least two claims of sexual abuse in bankruptcy reorganization documents for the Diocese of Fairbanks in January 2010. He was included on the West Province Jesuits’ list 12/2018. It notes an allegation was reported in 1957 of sexual abuse of a minor in 1956, while assigned to Loyola High School in Los Angeles, CA. Fr. McDonald was also on the Anchorage Archdiocese’s list in 2020, where he worked from 1972-1973. It noted sexual misconduct was reported with a vulnerable adult in 1976. Fr. McDonald retired in 1986.

Over his 20-year career, Fr. McDonald worked in multiple cities, including the Diocese of Oakland, Archdiocese of Los Angeles, Archdiocese of San Francisco, Anchorage Archdiocese, Diocese of Fairbanks, Phoenix, Portland, and Honolulu until his retirement. Fr. McDonald died in 1988 at the age of 65.

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