The Diocese will sponsor a Mass of Hope and Healing on Thursday, April 21, 2016 at Our Lady Queen of Martyrs in Forest Hills at 7 p.m., with Bishop Nicholas DiMarzio as the main celebrant. Reconciliation is at 6:30 p.m. Healing is offered for all those that have been impacted by sexual abuse, especially sex abuse committed by members of the clergy.
Read Bishop DiMarzio’s letter in The Tablet here.
The Diocese of Brooklyn does not ignore victims who come forward. It has set up a toll-free reporting line (1-888-634-4499) and has increased its outreach efforts and assisted 151 victims and their family members.