Fr. Anthony DiBardino, Pastor
Fr. Tony was born in Chester, PA and grew up in Ridley Park. St. Anthony’s Parish and St. James High School, both in Chester, provided the beginnings of his faith formation. He is a graduate of St. Bonaventure University in Olean, NY and completed his graduate studies in Theology at Christ the King Seminary. Fr. Tony was ordained for the Camden Diocese at Corpus Christi in Carneys Point on May 22, 1976. His assignments in the diocese have been: Blessed Sacrament, Margate; St. Patrick, Woodbury; St. Stephen, Pennsauken; St. Peter Celestine, Cherry Hill; Assumption, Atco; St. Cecilia, Pennsauken (First Pastorate); Holy Name of Jesus, Mullica Hill; and now the Catholic Community of the Holy Spirit.
Fr. Joseph Pham, Parochial Vicar
Fr. Joseph was born in Vietnam in 1972. He is the third of eight children in the Pham family. In 1994 he moved to the United States and settled in Camden, NJ. He attended St. Andrew Seminary at Seton Hall University and did his Theological studies at St. Charles Seminary in Philadelphia, PA. He was ordained in 2001 for the Camden Diocese. Fr. Joseph ministered in the parishes of Our Lady of Lourdes in Glassboro and St. Teresa in Runnemede. Most recently, he has served as hospital chaplain in Cherry Hill and in ministry to the deaf community for the Camden Diocese.
Deacon Joseph Webb
Deacon Joe was born in Long Branch, NJ and raised in Hazlet, NJ. He is the youngest child of 13 children born to his parents, Frank and Sarah. He has always enjoyed athletic pursuits and currently frequents many of our local golf courses. He was ordained to the diaconate on May 21, 2011. He has been married to his best friend, Marilyn, “Mare” for 41 years. They reside in Pittsgrove Township, NJ. They have been blessed with two grown children, Matt and Emily and now have five wonderful grandbabies to share their love. Deacon Joe is a retired educator who served the public schools as a teacher, principal and school superintendent. His educational background includes a Doctor of Education from Nova Southeastern University in Educational Leadership, a Masters Degree from Glassboro State College in Administration, and a Bachelors Degree from GSC in Elementary Education. During his professional career he served on many local, county and state committees and associations. His former parish was St. Mary’s in Rosenhayn, NJ. Deacon Joe enjoys gardening, cooking for family and friends and traveling with Mare.
Deacon Robert Fanelli