Timeline… Rev. Benedict Worry

Jun 4, 2012 | All, Benedict Worry

1952 Born March 27 in Orange, New Jersey

1966 Graduated 8th Grade from Saint Rose of Lima School (Newark, NJ)

1970 Graduated from Our Lady of the Valley High School (Orange, NJ)

1974 Graduated with degree in Philosophy from Seton Hall University

1974 Joins Brothers of Our Lady of the Holy Rosary (F.S.R.) (Reno, NV)

1974-1978 Taught Religion and Journalism at Bishop Manogue High School (Reno, NV)

1977&1978* Director of CYO program (Reno, NV Diocese) (Two Years)

1978* Novitiate at  St. Mary’s Abbey (Morristown, NJ)

1979* Simple Vows at St. Mary’s Abbey (Morristown, NJ)

197?-199? St. Mary’s Abbey / Delbarton School (Morristown, NJ)
Business Administrator; Algebra, Geometry and Theology Teacher

1982 Solemn (Permanent) Vows at St. Mary’s Abbey: March 22, 1982 (Age 29)

1987 Master of Divinity degree from St. Vincent’s Seminary (Latrobe, PA)

1987 Ordained: May 2, 1987 (Age 35)

1994-96 Chaplain at Rider University (Lawrenceville, NJ)

1997 Therapy

1999-2000* (per parent) Youth Group & Confirmation, St. Elizabeth of Hungary (Linden, NJ)

2000* Pastor, St. Elizabeth of Hungary (Linden, NJ)

2012 January: Named in the “The Richmond Letter” (UnderTheGreenWave.com)

2012 January: Returns to Saint Mary’s Abbey for “Health Reasons” (Reasons: Heart, Hernia, Dental)

Update: The abbey failed to disclose that Benedict was under “strict supervision” [ View ]

2012 May: According to personnel at St. Elizabeth of Hungary, Rev. Benedict Worry will “return soon”

2012 June: Named in lawsuit against Delbarton School, St. Mary’s Abbey and the Order of Saint Benedict [ View ]

* Dates Approximate

Current Assignments

Since 2001 Pastor, St. Elizabeth of Hungary, Linden, NJ (Archdiocese of Newark)

Since ???? Pastor, Saints Mary and Elizabeth Academy (Linden, NJ)

Since ???? Chaplain, City of Linden, NJ Police Department


Previous Assignments

St. John’s Roman Catholic Church – Orange, New Jersey (Newark Diocese)
Saint Martha Parish – Point Pleasant, New Jersey (Trenton Diocese)


According to 2011 article [ View ] , Worry “has been granted Papal honors designating him the equivalent of a Monsignor.”