Fr. Nicholas Sheehy, LC


Fr. Nicholas is the assistant director of the Divine Mercy Clinic and Family Center. He grew up as the oldest of eight children in a loving Catholic family in San Diego. Convinced of a priestly vocation from a young age, he joined the Legionaries of Christ in 1999, after finishing High School. His path to the priesthood led him to Germany, Italy and the United States, and he began his priestly ministry in El Salvador after ordination in 2013. The Eucharistic Celebration is his high point every day.

He loves Jesus and is passionate about forming people in the faith. He serves currently at the Divine Mercy Clinic and Family Center, focusing on spiritual direction, retreats, and marriage counseling. He also gives spiritual guidance to young adults at the Newman Center of Pasadena at St. Philip’s Church. He provides resources for spiritual growth at