Br. Dominic Quigley

Diocese:  Archdiocese of New York

Religious Order:  Franciscan (OSF)

Summary of Assignments:

  • 1971-2004: St. Francis Preparatory School; Brooklyn and Fresh Meadows, NY
  • 2006-2010: Bishop Ford Central Catholic High School; Brooklyn, NY
  • 2010-2014: St. Francis College; Brooklyn Heights, NY
  • 2018-present: Retired; Brooklyn, NY


In September 2014, Quigley was suspended from his position as a sacristan at American Martyrs Catholic Church in Bayside after an accusation that he sexually abused a male student at St. Francis Prep in 2003. The abuse was alleged to have occurred on four occasions. The District Attorney launched an investigation. The status of the case is unknown.

According to the St. Francis Prep Fall 2004 alumni newsletter, Quigley left Fordham Prep and was assigned as Secretary General of the International Franciscan Conference in Rome.

In 2016, Br. Quigley celebrated his Golden Jubilee as a Franciscan.

Sources:  Albany Times Union (AP) 09.10.94; Journal News (NY) 06.19.02; Journal News 07.09.05; Newsday 07.09.05; Ancient Faces website accessed 09.22.15; LinkedIn website accessed 11.15.18