Photos Courtesy of Dave F. Ali, The Tablet & Reynold Besson
On August 22nd 2006, at 2:00pm, three new Auxiliary Bishops for the Diocese of Brooklyn were ordained by the Most Reverend Nicholas DiMarzio, Bishop of Brooklyn, at Our Lady of Angels Church, Bayridge, New York. The Most Reverend Guy A. Sansaricq became the First Haitian-American Bishop and the First Black Bishop to serve in the 153 years old Diocese of Brooklyn which also covers Queens. The Haitian-American, Carribean, Black and diverse communities were honored by this nomination and came out in great numbers to show their grateful appreciation and support.
His is now Titular Bishop of Glenndalocha, Auxiliary Bishop for the Diocese of Brooklyn
We now invite you to see a few pictures of this wonderful and blessed occasion.