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Diocese of

Brooklyn

USA USA

Continent: North America

Rite: Roman (Latin)

Type: Diocese

Area: 467 km²

Population: 1,513,600 Catholics (30.2% of 5,007,353 total) (2018)

Statistics: 185 parishes, 636 priests (462 diocesan, 174 religious), 216 deacons, 906 lay religious (269 brothers, 637 sisters), 43 seminarians (2018)

Ecclesiastical Province: New York

Neighbouring Dioceses: New York (↖), Rockville Centre (→)

Depends on: Congregation for Bishops

Address: 310 Prospect Park W, Brooklyn, NY 11215, USA

Phone: +1 (718) 399-5900

Websites: LinkTwitter FeedFacebook Page

History

Papal Visits


Special Churches

All Churches (213)

New York (↖), Rockville Centre (→)

Present Prelates

Bishop (2003.08.01 – ...):Bishop Nicholas Anthony DiMarzio (77)Bishop Nicholas Anthony DiMarzio (77)
Auxiliary Bishop (2012.05.02 – ...):Bishop Raymond Francis Chappetto (76)Bishop Raymond Francis Chappetto (76)

Titular Bishop of Citium

Auxiliary Bishop (2012.05.02 – ...):Bishop Paul Robert Sanchez (74)Bishop Paul Robert Sanchez (74)

Titular Bishop of Cœliana

Auxiliary Bishop (2015.05.19 – ...):Bishop James Massa (60)Bishop James Massa (60)

Titular Bishop of Bardstown

Auxiliary Bishop (2015.05.19 – ...):Bishop Witold Mroziewski (55)Bishop Witold Mroziewski (55)

Titular Bishop of Walla Walla

Auxiliary Bishop (2016.04.29 – ...):Bishop Neil Edward Tiedemann, C.P. (73)Bishop Neil Edward Tiedemann, C.P. (73)

Titular Bishop of Cova

Ordinaries

Bishops of Brooklyn (Roman Rite)

Twitter FeedBishop Nicholas Anthony DiMarzio (77)Bishop Nicholas Anthony DiMarzio (77)Permalink
(2003.08.01 – ...)

Bishop of Brooklyn (USA)

Behold your mother

Born:1944.06.16 (Newark, NJ, USA)
Ordained Priest:1970.05.30
Consecrated Bishop:1996.10.31

Titular Bishop of Mauriana (1996.09.10 – 1999.06.07)

Auxiliary Bishop of Newark (USA) (1996.09.10 – 1999.06.07)

Bishop of Camden (USA) (1999.06.07 – 2003.08.01)

Bishop of Brooklyn (USA) (2003.08.01 – ...)

Bishop Thomas Vose DailyPermalink
(1990.02.20 – 2003.08.01)

Dominus lux mea

Born:1927.09.23 (USA)
Ordained Priest:1952.01.10
Consecrated Bishop:1975.02.11
Died:2017.05.14 († 89)

Titular Bishop of Bladia (1974.12.31 – 1984.07.17)

Auxiliary Bishop of Boston (USA) (1974.12.31 – 1984.07.17)

Bishop of Palm Beach (USA) (1984.07.17 – 1990.02.20)

Bishop of Brooklyn (USA) (1990.02.20 – 2003.08.01)

Bishop Francis John MugaveroPermalink
(1968.07.15 – 1990.02.20)

Born:1914.06.08 (USA)
Ordained Priest:1940.05.18
Consecrated Bishop:1968.09.12
Died:1991.07.12 († 77)

Bishop of Brooklyn (USA) (1968.07.15 – 1990.02.20)

Archbishop Bryan Joseph McEntegartPermalink
(1957.04.16 – 1968.07.15)

Estote factores verbi

Born:1893.01.05 (New York, NY, USA)
Ordained Priest:1917.09.08
Consecrated Bishop:1943.08.03
Died:1968.09.30 († 75)

Bishop of Ogdensburg (USA) (1943.06.05 – 1953.08.19)

Titular Bishop of Aradi (1953.08.19 – 1957.04.16)

Bishop of Brooklyn (USA) (1957.04.16 – 1968.07.15)

Archbishop ad personam (1966.04.15 – 1968.07.15)

Titular Archbishop of Gabi (1968.07.15 – 1968.09.30)

Archbishop Thomas Edmund MolloyPermalink
(1921.11.21 – 1956.11.26)

Born:1885.09.04 (Nashua, NH, USA)
Ordained Priest:1908.09.19
Consecrated Bishop:1920.10.03
Died:1956.11.26 († 71)

Titular Bishop of Lorea (1920.06.28 – 1921.11.21)

Auxiliary Bishop of Brooklyn (USA) (1920.06.28 – 1921.11.21)

Bishop of Brooklyn (USA) (1921.11.21 – 1956.11.26)

Archbishop ad personam (1951.04.07 – 1956.11.26)

Bishop Charles Edward McDonnellPermalink
(1892.03.11 – 1921.08.08)

Born:1854.02.01 (USA)
Ordained Priest:1878.05.19
Consecrated Bishop:1892.04.25
Died:1921.08.08 († 67)

Bishop of Brooklyn (USA) (1892.03.11 – 1921.08.08)

Bishop John LoughlinPermalink
(1853.06.19 – 1891.12.29)

Born:1817.12.20 (Ireland)
Ordained Priest:1840.10.18
Consecrated Bishop:1853.10.30
Died:1891.12.29 († 74)

Bishop of Brooklyn (USA) (1853.06.19 – 1891.12.29)

Former Prelates


as of 2021.08.23

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