Fr. Gerard J. Brown – Diocese of Trenton

Father Gerard J Brown

Diocese of Trenton

Fr. Gerard Brown Horowitz LawOrdained: 1961

Retired: Mid – 1990s

Retired: 2003

Died: 2013

Assigned as follows:

  • St. Francis (Metuchen, New Jersey)
  • St. Anthony (Hamilton, New Jersey)
  • St. Michael (West End, New Jersey)
  • St. Mary Motherhouse (Cape May, New Jersey) (Chaplain)
  • St. Mary of the Lake, Pastor (Lakewood, New Jersey)
  • Corpus Christi (Willingboro, New Jersey)
  • St. Gregory the Great (Hamilton Square, New Jersey)
  • Sacred Heart (Bayhead, New Jersey)

Summary of Sexual Abuse Allegations Against Father Gerard J. Brown:

In February 2019, the Diocese of Trenton released a list of credibly accused pedophile priests which included Father Gerard J. Brown. According to the Diocese of Trenton, multiple victims have accused Brown over the years; however, the exact details of the abuse, including Brown’s assignments at the time of the abuse and age/gender of his victims, were not released.  

Brown died in 1993.  At the time of his death, he was a retired priest in good standing.

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