Bishop DiMarzio asked for prayers for peace and tolerance, following the protest.
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The Archdiocese of New York and its archbishop Cardinal Timothy Dolan were also named in the suit, along with 25 persons “whose identities are not yet known.”
Gov. Andrew Cuomo has since extended the window for filing lawsuits until Aug. 14, 2021, due to complications caused by the ongoing coronavirus pandemic.
The pledge asks whether Catholics “support justice, equity, and compassion,” and affirm that “white privilege and the culture of white supremacy must be dismantled wherever it is present.”
Some 2,500 students and 350 staff will be impacted by the changes, according to the archdiocese.
New York City has become the epicenter of the U.S. pandemic, with the number of confirmed cases skyrocketing from more than 5,700 cases on March 20 to more than 57,000 confirmed cases and 1,584 deaths as of April 3.
Neither the Vatican nor the Archdiocese of New York have announced the results of a preliminary investigation into allegations against Bishop John Jenik.
Westchester District Attorney’s Office investigation into the claims made against Father Thomas Kreiser would not support further action.
Bishop John Jenik has been an auxiliary bishop in New York since 2014.