Fr. Douglas Brown – Diocese of Brooklyn

Father Douglas Brown 

Diocese of Brooklyn

Ordained: 1963

Died: 1996

Assigned as follows:

  • 1964-1968      Epiphany (Brooklyn, NY) 
  • 1969-1976      English Cursillo (Brooklyn, NY)
  • 1977                Chairman, Diocese of Brooklyn Personnel Board 
  • 1977-1979      Holy Name (Brooklyn, NY) 
  • 1977-1981      Director, Brooklyn Diocesan Institute of Languages
  • 1977-1993      Diocese of Brooklyn Retirement Board
  • 1978                Secretary for the Ordinary for Personnel
  • 1979-1992      Chairman, Diocese of Brooklyn Personnel Board 
  • 1980-1983      Secretary for the Ordinary for Personnel
  • 1980-1996      St. Ephrem’s (Brooklyn, NY)
  • 1982-1992      Diocese of Brooklyn Personnel Office

Summary of Abuse Allegations against Father Douglas Brown:

According to media reports, in 2019, Father Douglas Brown was named on the Diocese of Brooklyn’s list of clergy credibly accused of sexual abuse of minors. The details of the allegations, including when and where the abuse occurred, are unknown. He died in 1996.

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