Assignment Record – Rev. Louis A. Bonacci, s.j.
|1963||1973||seminarian||Entered the Jesuits in 1963.|
Philadelphia archbishop was John Joseph Krol (1961-1988).
|1970||St. Joseph's Preparatory School||Philadelphia||PA||teacher|
Boston archbishop was Humberto Sousa Medeiros (1970-1983).
|1973||Weston School of Theology||Cambridge||MA|
Altoona-Johnstown bishop was James John Hogan (1966-1986).
|1974||Novitiate of St. Isaac Jogues||Wernersville||PA|
|1973||1974||Jesuit Center for Spiritual Growth||Wernersville||PA||intern|
|1974||1978||Pontifical Gregorian University||Rome||Italy||student|
Baltimore archbishop was William Donald Borders (1974-1989).
• Bonacci was accused in April 2011 of "the improper touching of a minor in a family home", between 1978-1982.
• During the Jesuits' investigation of the first allegation, a second person accused Bonacci of "similar sexual contact" when this person was a minor in Maryland.
|MD||assistant director of campus ministry|
Charlotte bishop was Michael Joseph Begley (1971-1984), followed by John Francis Donoghue (1984-1993)
|1987||Our Lady of Mercy||Winston-Salem||NC||2/2, 3/3 In residence.||Our Lady of Mercy had a school with 236-180 students.|
|1986||1988||Wake Forest University; NC School of the Arts
|1986||1988||Salem College; Winston-Salem State University||Winston-Salem||NC||campus minister|
|1987||1988||St. Benedict the Moor||Winston-Salem||NC||2/2 In residence.|
Cincinnati archbishop was Daniel Edward Pilarczyk (1982-2009).
|1990||Marianist Community||Dayton||OH||Sabbatical and graduate studies at the International Marian Research Institute at the from 1988 until 1994.||Bonacci's address is listed as Apt D, 963 Wilmington Ave., Dayton, OH. The 1989 Directory indexes him as Louis Bonacci, s.m.|
|1990||1991||Faber Jesuit Community||Cincinnati||OH|
|1991||1994||Marianist Community||Dayton||OH||Bonacci's address is listed as Apt D, 963 Wilmington Ave., Dayton, OH.|
|1994||1999||Xavier University||Cincinnati||OH||campus minister|
|1994||1998||Jesuit Community at Xavier University||Cincinnati||OH|
|1998||1999||Faber Jesuit Community||Cincinnati||OH|
Wheeling-Charleston bishop wa Bernard William Schmitt (1989-2004).
|2003||Wheeling Jesuit University||Wheeling||WV||campus minister; adjunct professor of theology|
Scranton bishop was Joseph Francis Martino (2003-2009), followed by Joseph Charles Bambera (2010-)
|2011||The University of Scranton||Scranton||PA||campus minister; adjunct professor of theology; editor of Shepherds of Christ newsletter||Per news accounts, Bonacci held these roles at the University of Scranton from 2003-2004. The Directories list him as at the University consistently from 2003-2011.|
|2005||2011||Diocese of Scranton||Scranton||PA||coordinator of spiritual direction for priests and deacons||Bonacci was suspended from ministry in the diocese in April 2011, after an accusation of "improper touching of a minor" emerged, dating from 1978-1982. The Jesuits' Maryland Province removed him permanently from ministry in June 2011.|
Sources: Official Catholic Directory (New York: P.J. Kenedy and Sons, 1974-2011)
• Former Campus Minister at Xavier Accused of Improperly Touching Minor, By Trina Edwards, Fox 19, June 7, 2011