Fr. Jim is a native of the Diocese of Camden. Raised in Pennsauken, Father attended St. Cecilia's Grade School and Camden Catholic High School. Father was ordained in 1984 after completing his college education at the University of Scranton and St. Mary's Seminary & University.
Fr. Jim was Pastor at Annunciation Parish in Bellmawr for eight years, and was named Pastor of St. Simon Stock in 2010.
Fr. Jose is a native of Alakode, Kerala State in South India. Ordained in 1988, Father served as a Missionary Priest in the Diocese of Imphal for twelve and one-half years.
Fr. Jose came to the Diocese of Camden in 2001, and was formally incarnated into the Diocese in 2009. Father has been assigned to St. Simon Stock since 2008.
Deacon Joe and his wife, Donna, are members of St. Simon Stock Parish. They've been married over 40 years and have 5 children and 8 grandchildren.
Joe's Ministry inlcudes assisting at liturgies, preaching, sacramental preparation and parish committees. Joe was ordained in 1988.
Deacon John was born and raised in South Jersey. John attended St. Peters Elementary School and Cherry Hill High School West. In 1975, John received a Bachelor of Arts degree from Rutgers University in New Brunswick, NJ.
Deacon John and his wife Maryann have been married for over 31 years and have been blessed with 2 children. John's diaconal ministry includes participation in Marriage Preparation, Evangelization and RCIA programs. John also is a member of the St Vincent dePaul Society and the Knights of Columbus. John was ordained in 2005.
Deacon Bob was born and raised in Waterford Works, New Jersey. Bob attended Camden County Vocational Technical School. Upon graduation, he served his country in the United States Marine Corps. Bob was honorably discharged from the Marine Corps in 1979 and is celebrating in July a thirty-year career with Waste Management.
Bob is a graduate of Camden Diocese Biblical Institute four-year program, which provided a strong base for his parish ministries and Deaconate Formation.
Sue Ann is the Pastoral Associate of Life Long Faith Formation. Sue Ann’s ministry includes all Adult Faith Formation, RCIA, bible study, retreats, sacramental preparation, spiritual direction. Sue Ann has been at St. Simon Stock since 2007, and previously served at St. Mary Catholic Church, Cherry Hil and St. Joseph's Pro-Cathedral, Camden.
Bea is the Coordinator for Youth Faith Formation. This includes grade school and religious education, and junior/high school activities. Bea schedules parent sacramental meetings and youth dances, and coordinates the Summer Bible School. Bea has been at Our Lady of Mt. Carmel/St. Simon Stock since 1993.
Rosa is the Business Manager for the Parish and Our Lady of Mt.Carmel Regional School. Rosa has been at the Parish office since 2004.
Sr. Anne has been an IHM for 43 years, serving as a teacher for most of those years. For the past 15 years, Sr. Anne served at St. Martin of Tours Parish in Philadelphia as a teacher and was the founding director of the IHM Educational Center. Currently, Sr. Anne is serving in our parish as the Pastoral Associate of the Sick and Homebound.
Sue Markiewicz is one of our Administrative Assistants, Bulletin Editor, and responsible for initial intake of Baptism, Funerals, Weddings, New Registrations, Parish Envelope System, and Parish Census Program. She has been Secretary at Our Lady of Mt. Carmel/St. Simon Stock Parish since 1991.
Betty is one of our Administrative Assistants and also the Secretary for the Religious Education Program. She is our Safe Environment Coordinator, House of Charity Administrator, and also schedules couples for our Pre-Cana workshops. She also maintains the scheduling for our parish calendar. Betty has been with St. Simon Stock Parish since the merger, and previously was the Parish Administrator for St. Edward Church in Pine Hill from 1990.
Alice is the Principal of Our Lady of Mt. Carmel Regional School.
Rich is the Plant Maintenance Manager of St. Simon Stock Parish and Our Lady of Mt. Carmel Regional School. Rich also maintains the old St. Edward's buildings and properties in Pine Hill.