Fr. James J. Agosta

Ordained: 1966
Status: Sued

Died: 01/4/1995
Diocese: Diocese of Allentown PA

Accused in a 3/20 lawsuit of sexually abusing a young altar boy decades prior. The boy was allegedly ‘shared’ with multiple priests. Per the diocese in 2020, Agosta’s file was given to the state grand jury in 2016 because of a complaint, but because the accuser was anonymous and Agosta was dead, there could not be an investigation. Agosta died in 1995.

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