Fr. James E. Sullivan – Diocese of Brooklyn

| Apr 17, 2020 | Catholic Church, Sex

Father James E. Sullivan 

Diocese of Brooklyn

Ordained: 1946

Died: 2006

Assigned as follows:

  • St. Thomas Aquinas (Flatlands, NY)
  • 1947-1963: Our Lady of Angels (Brooklyn, NY)
  • 1964: Nativity of the Blessed Virgin Mary (Ozone Park, NY) 
  • 1965-1966: St. Mark’s (Brooklyn, NY) 
  • 1967-1986: St. Vincent de Paul’s (Brooklyn, NY) 
  • 1987-1994: Religious Consultation Center (Brooklyn, NY) 
  • 1993-2006: Holy Trinity (Queens, NY) 

Summary of Abuse Allegations against Father James E Sullivan:

According to media reports, in February 2019, Fr. James E Sullivan was named publicly on the Diocese of Brooklyn’s list of clergy credibly accused of sex abuse of minors. The details of the allegations, including the information about the age/gender of his alleged victim/victims, the nature of the alleged sexual abuse, or Sullivan’s assignments at the time of the alleged abuse is unknown.

Sullivan retired in 1993 and died in December 2006.

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