New York City’s most populous borough, Brooklyn, is home to nearly 2.6 million residents. If Brooklyn were an independent city it would be the fourth largest city in the United States. While Brooklyn has become the epitome of ‘cool and hip’ in recent years, for those that were born here, raised families here and improved communities over the years, Brooklyn has never been ‘uncool’.

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The priests of the Roman Catholic Diocese of Brooklyn each lay their hands on the heads of new priests during the ordination liturgy. Photo courtesy of the Roman Catholic Diocese of Brooklyn

Faith In Brooklyn for July 9

July 9 | By Francesca Norsen-Tate, Religion Editor

Bishop DiMarzio Ordains ‘Baker’s Dozen’ to Priesthood This year’s ordination...