Catholic Priest

Christopher Van Liefde

Ordained: 1973

In 1992, a woman came forward reporting inappropriate sexual conduct by Christopher Van Liefde in 1973 and 1974.  He was placed on leave in 2002. Another allegation was made in 2003, followed by a civil lawsuit.

Father Van Liefde's Assignments

Holy Family Catholic Church Glendale, California1974..1976
St. Philomena Catholic Church Carson, California1977
Bishop Diego Garcia High SchoolSanta Barbara, California1978
San Roque Catholic Church Santa Barbara, California1979
St. Bruno Catholic Church Whittier, California1980
Our Lady of Loretto Catholic Church Los Angeles, California1981..1982
St. Francis de Sales Catholic Church Sherman Oaks, California1983..1985
St. Hilary Catholic Church Pico Rivera, California1988..1990
La City Fire Dept Los Angeles, California1991
St. Hilary Catholic Church Pico Rivera, California1992-94
La City Fire Dept Los Angeles, California1995..1999
St. Genevieve Catholic Church Panorama City, California2000..2003