Fr. Kenneth Wicks – Diocese of Brooklyn

On Behalf of | Feb 17, 2020 | Abuser Profiles, Catholic Church

Father Kenneth Wicks  

Diocese of Brooklyn

Ordained: 1963

Died: 1993

Assigned as follows:

  • 1964-1968:  St. Michael Archangel and St. Edward (Brooklyn, NY)
  • 1969-1970:  Our Lady of Mercy (Brooklyn, NY) 
  • 1971-1972:  Annunciation of the Blessed Virgin Mary (Brooklyn, NY)
  • 1973-1983:  St. Gabriel’s (Brooklyn, NY)
  • 1984-1991:  St. Catherine of Genoa (Brooklyn, NY)
  • 1992-1993:  Transfiguration (Brooklyn, NY)

Summary of Abuse Allegations against Father Kenneth Wicks:

According to media reports, Fr. Kenneth Wicks was accused of sexually abusing minor boys in the 1980s while at St. Gabriel’s in Brooklyn, New York. In February 2019, his name appeared publicly on the Diocese of Brooklyn’s list of clergy credibly accused of sex abuse of minors.

Wicks died in 1993.

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