Assignments Within the Archdiocese/Diocese(s) in New Jersey: Newark
Brother Michael Sean McElhatton, C.F.C, was a member of the Congregation of Christian Brothers. At least one
allegation of child sexual abuse was made against Br. McElhatton in the bankruptcy matter In re: The Christian Brothers’
Institute, et al. The sexual abuse allegedly occurred while Br. McElhatton worked at Bergen Catholic High School in
Oradell, NJ in the mid-late 1960s. Br. McElhatton’s clerical status, locations he worked, and whether he has access to
children are unknown.