Oradell Pastor To Resign After Allowing Accused Child Molester Live In RectoryIn announcing his departure earlier this month, Rev. Thomas Iwanowksi said he met with Newark Archbishop John Myers on July 5 "to discuss the situation here.'' The two decided "it would be best'' for Iwanowski to move 'forward in faith.'''
New Jersey Priest With History Of Child Molestation ResignsThe Rev. Michael Fugee submitted his request and it was promptly accepted by Newark Archbishop John Myers on Thursday evening.
Parishioners At Elizabeth's Oldest Church Fear Closure After Removal Of Priests Loyal members feel like they have been punched in the gut, with some of the opinion that Newark's archbishop is out of touch with the community.
Newark Archbishop: Catholics Who Support Gay Marriage Should Not Receive Holy CommunionThe leader of more than 1 million Roman Catholics in northern New Jersey is urging parishioners to vote "in defense of marriage and life.''