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Second alleged abuse victim of Brooklyn bishop files lawsuit

Bishop Nicholas DiMarzio of Brooklyn says that a second sex abuse lawsuit filed against him is an attempt to destroy... Read more

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Alleged abuse victim of Brooklyn bishop files civil lawsuit

An alleged abuse victim who last year went public with allegations against the Bishop of Brooklyn has now filed a... Read more

Left: Bishop Nicholas DiMarzio of Brooklyn. CNA file photo / Right: New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo, pictured in 2016. Credit: a kat/Shutterstock

Federal appeals court blocks Governor Cuomo's restrictions on size of religious gatherings

Handing an important religious freedom victory to houses of worship in New York, the Second Circuit court ordered that the... Read more

Saint Cecilia's Roman Catholic Church in Brooklyn, New York.

Judge denies Brooklyn diocese injunction against NY coronavirus restrictions

A federal court ruled against the Diocese of Brooklyn on Friday in its case against new coronavirus restrictions which impose... Read more

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Religion is not the problem: Brooklyn bishop blasts New York COVID measures

Bishop Nicholas DiMarzio of Brooklyn warned on Friday that New York’s most recent coronavirus measures were “not reasonable.” Speaking one day after... Read more

The Cathedral Basilica of St. James in Brooklyn, NYC.

Brooklyn bishop: 'Outrageous' NY coronavirus restrictions ignore church successes

The Bishop of Brooklyn has strongly criticized the re-imposition of strict coronavirus rules on places of worship in New York... Read more

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Brooklyn Catholic Bishop DiMarzio denies ‘libelous’ accusations of abuse

Bishop Nicholas DiMarzio of Brooklyn has denied a second allegation of sexual abuse, and said he is considering taking legal... Read more

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DiMarzio welcomes investigation, points to personal record fighting abuse

The Diocese of Brooklyn said that Bishop DiMarzio had done nothing wrong and had no intention of stepping aside during... Read more

Cardinal Dolan attends No Hate. No Fear. Solidarity March at Columbus Park, Jan. 5, 2020.

Cardinal Dolan conducting 'Vos estis' investigation into Brooklyn's Bishop DiMarzio

Cardinal Timothy Dolan is conducting an investigation into Brooklyn Bishop Nicholas DiMarzio, following an allegation of sexual abuse.  Read more

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Bishop DiMarzio denies allegations of sexual abuse

Bishop Nicholas DiMarzio of Brooklyn is rejecting an allegation that he sexually molested a minor in the 1970s, calling it... Read more

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Buffalo diocese investigation ends, DiMarzio will send report to Vatican

The bishop offered no comment on his findings in the scandal-hit Buffalo diocese.  Read more

Catholics from the Diocese of Brooklyn during the annual Columbus Day parade on October 14, 2019.

New York will get statue of Mother Cabrini

The announcement comes two months after a New York City public arts program decided they would not build a statue... Read more

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Brooklyn’s Bishop DiMarzio begins visitation of scandal-hit Buffalo diocese

A statement released by the Diocese of Brooklyn Thursday said that DiMarzio had traveled to the diocese of Bishop Richard... Read more

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Brooklyn’s Bishop DiMarzio to lead Vatican investigation of Bishop Richard Malone and the Diocese of Buffalo

The Holy See has announced that Bishop Nicholas DiMarzio of Brooklyn will lead an Apostolic Visitation of the Diocese of... Read more

Brooklyn diocese condemns SNL R. Kelly sex abuse jokes

The Diocese of Brooklyn has demanded an apology from the NBC network, calling jokes comparing Catholics to supporters of a... Read more