Father John Shepherd
Diocese of San Jose/Jesuits
- 1945-1948: Bellarmine College Preparatory (San Jose, CA)
- 1954-1955: Ryan Preparatory Junior Seminary (Fresno, CA)
- 1955-1956: Brophy College Preparatory (Phoenix, AZ)
- 1957-1958: Loyola High School (Los Angeles, CA)
- 1958: The Jesuit Retreat House of Los Altos (Los Altos, CA)
- 1959-1991: Manresa Retreat House (Azusa, CA)
Summary of Sexual Abuse Allegations against Father John Shepherd:
Fr. John Shepherd was a Jesuit priest assigned to Jesuit High Schools in California and Arizona until he left the Archdiocese in 1958.
In 2018, Fr. John Shepherd was included on the updated Jesuits West Province list named as being credibly accused of child sex abuse. Shepherd was also included on the 2018 Archdiocese of Los Angeles list of clergy credibly accused of sex abuse of minors. Information about the age/gender of his alleged victim/victims or the nature of the alleged sexual abuse is unknown.
It is only noted that there were reports received in 2007 and 2015 against Fr. John Shepherd in reference to abuse that took place in 1978 and the 1980s. Shepherd died in 1991.
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