Fr. Michael King – Diocese of Brooklyn

| Apr 19, 2020 | Abuser Profiles, Catholic Church

Father Michael King

Diocese of Brooklyn

Ordained: 1957

Laicized: 1974

Assigned as follows:

  • 1958-1963: St. Peter Claver (Brooklyn, NY)
  • 1964-1966: Holy Rosary (Brooklyn, NY)
  • 1967-1975: Little Flower House of Providence (Wading River, NY)
  • Unknown: St. Mary Mother of Jesus (Brooklyn, NY)

Summary of Abuse Allegations against Father Michael King:

According to media reports, in February 2019, Fr. Michael King‘s name appeared 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 King’s assignments at the time of the alleged abuse is unknown.

King was laicized in June 1974. His current whereabouts and whether he has access to children are unknown. 

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