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Fr. Arthur Minichello – Diocese of Brooklyn

Father Arthur Minichello  

Diocese of Brooklyn

Ordained: 1973

Removed: 2018

Assigned as follows:

  • Unknown         Fontbonne Hall Academy (Brooklyn, NY) 
  • 1974-1983      St. Dominic (Brooklyn, NY) 
  • 1984-1988      St. Rosalia (Brooklyn, NY) 
  • 1989-1998      St. Dominic (Brooklyn, NY) 
  • 1999-2011      St. Fidelis (Queens, NY) 
  • 2012-2017      SS. Simon and Jude (Brooklyn, NY) 
  • 2018-2019      Unknown

Summary of Abuse Allegations against Father Arthur Minichello:

According to media reports, Father Arthur Minichello allegedly repeatedly sexually abused a male student while at St. Rosalia in Brooklyn. In June 2018, he was permanently removed from ministry. 

In February 2019, Father Minichello’s name appeared publicly on the Diocese of Brooklyn’s list of clergy credibly accused of sex abuse of minors. He is believed to be living at Queen of Peace Residence in Queens Village, New York. His current status as a priest and whether he has access to children are unknown.

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