A Mass of Thanksgiving in Honor of Servant of God Msgr. Bernard J. Quinn
Saturday, April 1st at 11:30 AM at St. Brigid in Westbury
Principle Celebrant: Msgr. Paul Jervis, Postulator
Homilist: Fr. Alonso Cox, Vice-Postulator
Our Sunday Visitor had an article tracing the accomplishments of Msgr. Quinn in 2010 that can be found here.
"With the impending 1929 economic depression brewing, the poorest among the black families were not able to provide for their children. Father Quinn bought property in Wading River, Long Island, to establish an orphanage for these children. But he met with violent opposition from the KKK.