Newark Archbishop John Myers

Rev. Thomas Iwanowski (credit: St. Joseph Roman Catholic Church)

Oradell Pastor To Resign After Allowing Accused Child Molester Live In Rectory

In 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.”’

07/21/2013

Rev. Michael Fugee

New Jersey Priest With History Of Child Molestation Resigns

The Rev. Michael Fugee submitted his request and it was promptly accepted by Newark Archbishop John Myers on Thursday evening.

05/03/2013

St. Mary of the Assumption Church in Elizabeth, NJ (credit: Google Street View)

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.

01/02/2013

Newark Archbishop John Myers (credit: rcan.org)

Newark Archbishop: Catholics Who Support Gay Marriage Should Not Receive Holy Communion

The leader of more than 1 million Roman Catholics in northern New Jersey is urging parishioners to vote “in defense of marriage and life.”

09/25/2012