Rev. Jon Thomas, Pastor
Fr. Jon was ordained in 2010. This is his fourth parish assignment and second pastorate. His previous assignments include pastor, the citywide Parish of Saint Monica, Atlantic City (2015-2020); parochial vicar, Our Lady of Guadalupe Parish, Lindenwold (2014-2015); and parochial vicar, Christ Our Light Parish, Cherry Hill (2010-2014).
He studied philosophy at St. Charles Borromeo Seminary, Philadelphia, and theology at The Catholic University of America, Washington, DC.
Fr. Jon is a member of the diocesan Finance Council.
Deacon Michael Scott
I was born on December 8, 1952, and grew up in the town of Mount Ephraim, NJ. I then attended Sacred Heart Grammar School and Gloucester Catholic High School and graduated in 1971.
After high school, I went to school to learn heating and air conditioning. I currently work for Johnson Controls, Inc., as Equipment Systems Applications Engineer ll. I’ve been happily married to my wife Susan for 45 years. I am the father of four children and eight grandchildren.
I was called to the diaconate in June of 2003 and was ordained on February 13, 2009. I have served in the parishes of St. Aloysius in Oaklyn, Sacred Heart in Mount Ephraim, Holy Eucharist in Cherry Hill, St. Thomas More in Cherry Hill, and most recently St. Peter in Merchantville.
My interests are gardening, golfing, biking, and fishing. I am the chaplain for the Knights of Columbus, St Peter’s Council #6735 in Merchantville, and the co-founder and President of People for the Poor, Inc., a nonprofit organization that helps soup kitchens and homeless shelters in South Jersey.