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Korea, Republic of

Seniority by Bishop Ordination


Ordained
Bishop
YearsNameCurrent Title
Most Senior
24 Aug 1961 Bishop William John McNaughton, M.M.Bishop Emeritus of Incheon {Inch’on}
20 Oct 1963 Archbishop Victorinus Youn Kong-hiArchbishop Emeritus of Kwangju
25 Jul 1969 Bishop René Marie Albert Dupont, M.E.P.Bishop Emeritus of Andong
3 Oct 1970 Nicholas Cardinal Cheong Jin-SukArchbishop Emeritus of Seoul
30 Nov 1972 Archbishop Paul Ri Moun-hiArchbishop Emeritus of Daegu {Taegu}
25 Mar 1977 Bishop Joseph Kyeong Kap-ryongBishop Emeritus of Daejeon {Taejon}
31 May 1977 Bishop Michael Pak Jeong-ilBishop Emeritus of Masan
19 Jun 1982 Ivan Cardinal DiasPrefect Emeritus of the Congregation for the Evangelization of Peoples, Roman Curia
6 Jan 1983 Francesco Cardinal MonterisiArchpriest Emeritus of the Basilica di San Paolo fuori le Mura {Saint Paul Outside-the-Walls Basilica}, Roman Curia
8 Oct 1983 Archbishop Giovanni Battista MorandiniApostolic Nuncio Emeritus to Syria
6 Jan 1984 Bishop Paul Kim Tchang-ryeolBishop Emeritus of Cheju
14 Feb 1986 Bishop Peter Kang U-ilBishop of Cheju
Most Junior
4 May 2014 Bishop Han Lim MoonAuxiliary Bishop of San Martín, Argentina
5 Feb 2014 Bishop Timothy Yu Gyoung-chonAuxiliary Bishop of Seoul
5 Feb 2014 Bishop Peter Chung Soon-taek, O.C.D.Auxiliary Bishop of Seoul
6 Jul 2011 Bishop Simon Ok Hyun-jjnAuxiliary Bishop of Kwangju
25 Mar 2011 Bishop Linus Lee Seong-hyoAuxiliary Bishop of Suwon
15 Sep 2010 Bishop Francis Xavier Yu Soo-il, O.F.M.Bishop of Korea, Military
9 Jul 2010 Bishop Joseph Son Sam-seokAuxiliary Bishop of Busan {Pusan}
16 Jun 2010 Bishop John Baptist Jung Shin-chulAuxiliary Bishop of Incheon {Inch’on}
25 Mar 2009 Bishop Augustinus Kim Jong SooAuxiliary Bishop of Daejeon {Taejon}
30 Apr 2007 Archbishop Thaddeus Cho Hwan-KilArchbishop of Daegu {Taegu}
24 Feb 2006 Bishop Paul Hwang Chul-sooBishop of Busan {Pusan}
25 Jan 2006 Bishop Basil Cho Kyu-manAuxiliary Bishop of Seoul

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