Clergy

Our Clergy

Pastor – Rev. John C. Nguyen (Fr. Chung), Fr. Chung was ordained at St. Charles Borromeo Seminary in May of 1999 where he first was assigned to Saint Stanislaus Parish and Apostolate  to the Vietnamese Community here at SMG for 9 years, from there he went on to teach at Archbishop Wood High School. Following that assignment Fr. Chung was appointed Secretary to Archbishop Chaput where he remained for the past 3 years. Welcome Father Chung to your new home, where we are proud to have you as our new pastor! Congratulations!

                             Deacon Peter Niche
             deacon.niche@stmariagoretti.net – 215-721-0199
                  Deacon Stephen Vondercrone
deaconvon@verizon.net – 215-721-0199

Permanent Deacons – Provide for the parish by proclaiming the Gospel and preaching, evangelizes and teaches the Catholic faith, assists at liturgy, brings Holy Communion to the sick, administers the sacrament of baptism and presides over devotional services.