That same year, Eleuterio Ramos admitted to molesting a teenage boy while at St. Anthony Claret. Driscoll and John Steinbock—then Orange’s auxiliary bishop, now the bishop of Fresno—shipped him to Tijuana, where Ramos headed a children’s ministry until Orange diocese officials pulled him in 1993 after a victim filed a civil lawsuit.
Not a single church official, whether in the dioceses of Boise, Chimbote or Orange, or the Archdiocese of Madrid, returned the Weekly’s messages seeking comment for this story.
Jimenez (middle row, far right) in Honduras during the 1980s
The priest (second from right) with Honduran children