Archpriest Joseph Lickwar

Archpriest Joseph Lickwar
Archpriest Joseph Lickwar

Archpriest Joseph Lickwar is a priest in the Orthodox Church in America. He is the chancellor of the Diocese of New York and New Jersey.

As chancellor of the Diocese of Washington and New York (which was split in 2009), Lickwar gave an affidavit in the lawsuit filed in 2008 by Kristine Patico Koumentakos. Lickwar’s affidavit is linked above.

Among the allegations in Koumentakos’ complaint was the claim that Archpriest Raymond Velencia breached the confessional, as well as revealing confidential information obtained in the course of counseling.