FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: April 29, 2019
Diocese of Brooklyn To Host Annual Mass of Hope and Healing
The Diocese of Brooklyn will celebrate the annual Mass of Hope & Healing tomorrow, Tuesday, April 30, at 7 p.m. at St. Athanasius Roman Catholic Church located at 2154 61st Street in the Bensonhurst section of Brooklyn.
Bishop Nicholas DiMarzio will be the main celebrant of the Mass, and Father Jeffry T. Dillon will deliver the homily.
The Mass of Hope & Healing, now in its fifth year, is planned by survivors for survivors, and all those impacted by the sexual abuse crisis. This year for the first time, the Diocesan Survivors Advisory Committee will light the Easter Candle and pray for the victims of abuse who have entered eternal life this past year.
Members of the media are invited to attend.