James Robert Murphy

Date of birth: 7/7/1937

Date of ordination: 1977

Murphy’s assignment history:

  • Assistant Pastor, St. Raphael, Crystal, 1977-1981
  • Assistant Pastor, Immaculate Conception, Faribault, 1981-1983
  • Pastor, St. Lawrence, Faribault, 1983-1989
  • Volunteer Chaplain, Bethlehem Academy, Faribault, 1981-1989

Diocese or religious order: Archdiocese of Saint Paul and Minneapolis

Date permanently removed from ministry: 1990

Current status: Permanently removed from ministry

Date the Archdiocese of Saint Paul and Minneapolis posted this individual’s name on a list of those with claims of substantiated abuse against them: February 11, 2015