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Diocese of

Brooklyn

USA USA

Continent: North America

Rite: Roman (Latin)

Type: Diocese Diocese

Name: Brooklyn / Bruklynien(sis) (Latin)

Ecclesiastical Province: New York

Depends on: Dicastery for Bishops

Special Churches

Churches by City (213)

New York (↖), Rockville Centre (→)

Present Prelates

Bishop (2021.09.29 – ...):Bishop Robert John Brennan (60)Bishop Robert John Brennan (60)
Auxiliary Bishop (2015.05.19 – ...):Bishop James Massa (62)Bishop James Massa (62)

Titular Bishop of Bardstown

Auxiliary Bishop (2015.05.19 – ...):Bishop Witold Mroziewski (56)Bishop Witold Mroziewski (56)

Titular Bishop of Walla Walla

Auxiliary Bishop (2016.04.29 – ...):Bishop Neil Edward Tiedemann, C.P. (74)Bishop Neil Edward Tiedemann, C.P. (74)

Titular Bishop of Cova

Ordinaries

Bishops of Brooklyn (Roman Rite)

Bishop Robert John Brennan (60)Bishop Robert John Brennan (60)Permalink
(2021.09.29 – ...)

Bishop of Brooklyn (USA)

Thy will be done

Born:1962.06.07 (The Bronx, NY, USA)
Ordained Priest:1989.05.27
Consecrated Bishop:2012.07.25

Titular Bishop of Erdonia (2012.06.08 – 2019.01.31)

Auxiliary Bishop of Rockville Centre (USA) (2012.06.08 – 2019.01.31)

Bishop of Columbus (USA) (2019.01.31 – 2021.09.29)

Bishop of Brooklyn (USA) (2021.09.29 – ...)

Twitter FeedBishop Nicholas Anthony DiMarzio (78)Bishop Nicholas Anthony DiMarzio (78)Permalink
(2003.08.01 – 2021.09.29)

Bishop emeritus 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 – 2021.09.29)

Bishop Thomas Vose DailyPermalink
(1990.02.20 – 2003.08.01)

Dominus lux mea

Born:1927.09.23 (Belmont, MA, 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

Contact Info

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

Phone: +1 (718) 399-5900

Websites: LinkTwitter FeedFacebook Page

Statistics

Area: 467 km²

Population: 1,529,000 Catholics (30.2% of 5,058,535 total) (2020)

Statistics: 177 parishes, 602 priests (438 diocesan, 164 religious), 219 deacons, 786 lay religious (245 brothers, 541 sisters), 49 seminarians (2020)

History

Papal Visits

Last updated on 2022.10.23

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