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Priests

Fr. Kevin J. Mohan, Pastor

Fr. Mohan arrived in AC on 15 July 2020. Ordained a priest of the Diocese of Camden in 2013, he previously ministered at the parishes in Blackwood, Gloucester City, and Williamstown, and also at Gloucester Catholic High School. Born and Baptized in Camden and raised in Blackwood, he has studied at St. Charles Borromeo Seminary in Philadelphia, Franciscan University of Steubenville, St. Mary’s Seminary & University in Baltimore, and most recently completed a graduate degree from the Villanova School of Business.

The Parish of Saint Monica extends a warm welcome to Fr. Cyrille Loi Duc Tran. We are grateful that Fr. Cyrille will be continuing our venerable tradition of Vietnamese ministry in Atlantic City. He will preside at the Vietnamese Masses beginning in July. We pray that the Holy Spirit will accompany him on this new mission. 

Fr. Andrew Pham, Parochial Vicar

Father Andrew Thu Pham, SVD, is a member of the Society of the Divine Word (Divine Word Missionaries).  In response to the need of the Diocese of Camden, he has been assigned as parochial vicar at the Parish of Saint Monica since August 1, 2018.  He focuses mainly on the Vietnamese and English ministries.

Fr. John Buckthese Chinnappan. OCD, Parochial Vicar

Fr. John Buckthese Chinnappan. OCD, belongs to the Order of Discalced Carmelite, from India, Ordained in the year 2000. Apart from the ecclesiastical studies for priesthood, he acquired Master Degree in Social Work (MSW) and Master Degree in Human Resource Development (MHRD) in India. Having exercised five years Priestly Ministry in different mission regions in India, came to Spain for Higher Studies: Master Degree in Spirituality and Pastoral Theology, also Doctorate (Ph.D.) in Dogmatic Theology. While studying in Spain visited the Diocese of Camden and assisted in Landisville during four consecutive summers (2006 to 2009). He served eleven years in Spain in various Parishes and Religious Institutions and finally, the Carmelite Province in India sent him to continue his pastoral ministry in United States in 2017 with specific Ministry among Hispanic as well as English speaking communities.

Individuals and families who are in need of Spiritual guidance and Counselling can approach him. 

Fr. Robert Matysik, Hospital Chaplain

Fr. Bob, a priest of the Diocese of Camden, is a full-time chaplain to the hospitals and other healthcare institutions in the area. He is in-residence at the parish rectory and assists the parish in various ways but especially with Masses on the weekends.