Email and Response Regarding Father Justin Capato

From a web site visitor: “I have been told that at a recent Mass at Notre Dame, Fr. Jude was about to announce that Fr. Capato has been exonerated – but then was thwarted when he heard at the last minute that the Cranes had filed the lawsuit.” Webmaster’s Response: Father Jude Salus could not […]

Rev. Elias Lorenzo: Protector of Children?

Rev. Elias Lorenzo is currently “protecting the rights and safety of children in the Church” (see below). Since when?  

Regarding Rev. Bruno Ugliano’s Alleged Misconduct

Posted by on Mar 24, 2012 in All, Bruno Ugliano | No Comments

Information has surfaced regarding the allegations of sexual misconduct reportedly perpetrated by Rev. Bruno Ugliano. Those allegations led to Rev. Ugliano’s temporary removal from duties in 2002.

Message to Delbarton Parents and Students

On January 23, 2012, a letter (shown below) was sent to Delbarton parent and New Jersey Governor Chris Christie. It was also sent to Archbishop Carlo Maria Viganò in Washington, DC. Included in the envelope was “The Richmond Letter” (available Here).  Both offices signed for the letter. Today, three weeks later, there has been no […]

Rev. Justin Capato… Removed in 2010

In 2004, the Morris County Prosecutor’s office was reportedly alerted to allegations of sexual misconduct by Rev. Justin Capato. Nearly seven years later, in December of 2010, St. Mary’s Abbey received a letter detailing misconduct by Capato. A few days later, Capato was removed from Notre Dame of Mount Carmel Parish in Cedar Knolls, New Jersey. […]

St. Mary’s Administrative History

Posted by on Jan 6, 2012 in All, Bruno Ugliano, Giles Hayes, Jerome Borski | No Comments

Current Leadership: Abbot: Giles Hayes (Since 2006) Prior: Bruno Ugliano (2009) Sub-Prior: Jerome Borski (2011) Novice Master: Hilary O’Leary (2007)

Ugliano… Didn’t they do that already?

Posted by on Mar 15, 2010 in All, Bruno Ugliano | No Comments

What was shocking to me was not that it had happened, but that it has just happened. [Rev. Bruno Ugliano] had been transferred from my parish at a time when there was already widespread talk about his behavior when I was a young teenager more than 20 years ago! In fact, the first response I […]

Cleared priest describes ordeal

Posted by on Sep 10, 2002 in All, Bruno Ugliano | No Comments

Cleared of allegations he molested a 14-year-old girl two decades ago, a Roman Catholic priest says the two months he was suspended from his job as a Rider University chaplain – and presumed guilty by many – was a “living hell.”

Prosecutor drops probe of chaplain

Posted by on Aug 25, 2002 in All, Bruno Ugliano | No Comments

The Union County Prosecutor’s Office has concluded that a woman’s sexual abuse allegations against a former Roman Catholic chaplain at Rider University were not credible.

2002 Confroy Letter re Brennan, Ugliano

While it is painful for us to see old wounds reopened and to confront new allegations, we are resolved to see the process through with openness, candor and fairness to all concerned. I begin with a summary of the cases of Father Timothy Brennan and Father Bruno Ugliano. … [Brennan] was relieved of all priestly […]

School chaplain accused of sex abuse

Posted by on Jun 27, 2002 in All, Bruno Ugliano | No Comments

TRENTON – A Rider University chaplain has been removed from his job while prosecutors investigate claims that he and two other priests sexually abused a teenage girl more than 20 years ago.

Former chaplain denies allegation of sexual abuse

Posted by on Jun 26, 2002 in All, Bruno Ugliano | No Comments

A Bergen County priest is denying the accusations of a woman who said he and two other Catholic priests sexually abused her when she was a teenager in Union County 20 years ago, his attorney said Tuesday.

2 Priests Step down over Sex Allegations

The third priest, the Rev. Bruno Ugliano, remains a chaplain at Rider College in Lawrenceville. Ugliano is a former headmaster of Delbarton School in Morristown and is a member of the Benedictine religious order, which has jurisdiction over its own members.