Diocesan News

Knights and Ladies of Holy Sepulchre Make Pilgrimage to the Holy Land

Knights and Ladies of the Holy Sepulchre from the Diocese of Brooklyn received the Pilgrim’s Shell from the Latin Patriarchate of Jerusalem during their pilgrimage to the Holy Land. Shown are, seated from left, Patricia Carlucci, Father Peter Purpura, rector of St. James Cathedral, Brooklyn; Archbishop Pierbattista Pizzaballa of Jerusalem; Father Michael Gelfant, pastor, St. Finbar’s, Bath Beach; Father Patrick Keating, director of diocesan Catholic Migration Services; standing, Karen Uzzi, Richard Uzzi and Mary Ellen Keogh.